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Derrick Rose’s return feels like it’s been going longer than we have been waiting on Detox to drop. It’s actually coming though with the season just around the corner. Before training camp opens up, Rose is still on his shoe selling tour of Asia with Adidas. He of course is constantly being asking about his return. This time he’s asked about changing his style of play:
“No,” Rose answered when asked if there will be a “tweak” in his game this season. “I think the only thing that’s gonna change is my confidence level….
“As far as shooting, I think that’s the only thing I need to work on,” he said. “The only thing I’ve been working on is shooting longer shots, because I think if people have to come out and stick with me a little bit further, it opens up the court a little bit more, and give me enough room to create and get my guys open.”
“I think I want to be more efficient when I go out there and play,” Rose added. “(I want to) be able to control the whole game, with me being the point guard and having the ball for majority of the game.”
Even though I think he has been saying this since he was at Memphis, this is good news for Bulls fans. Rose’s ability to set his teammates up and get them spacing will be crucial for the Bulls to take the next step to beating the Heat. Expectations are high in Chicago this year but they need to make that leap now because their window is closing quicker than they realize.
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Finally, after 17 months, all the waiting, all the wondering, an entire season, all the memes, and all the jokes, Derrick Rose is 100% ready to return for the Chicago Bulls.
Well, at least, he thinks he is.
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Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a strong amount of pressure on him as we head into the 2013 NBA season. Rose, who hasn’t played a NBA game since April 2012, will finally take the court on opening night as the Bulls take on the defending champion Miami Heat. Interestingly enough, Rose appears to […]
Derrick Rose is expected to be ready for the Bulls season opener in Miami after recovering from a torn ACL. Rose is now looking forward to receiving an invite for team USA in the World Championships next summer.
“I mean, if they pick me, yeah,” Rose said Monday in Manila when asked if he wants to join Team USA. “If they select me on the team, it will be an honor….
Last season, much of the focus was on a player that never took the court. That player was of course Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. The Bulls expect to have Rose back on the court this season, and during his tour in Asia the All-Star told reporters that he believes he’s back to “100 percent.”Here are Rose’s comments via CSN Chicago:"I think I am a 100 percent...
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“I think I am 100 percent,” Rose said, via CSN Chicago. “I’m doing almost everything. I’m squatting, running, lifting almost every other day, just being...
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Derrick Rose is not the begging type.
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“Oh, no. I don’t recruit...
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“I mean if they pick me yeah” Rose said Monday in Manila when asked if he wants to join Team USA. “If they select me on the team it will be an honor.”
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Check out the below video which shows him hanging out and playing 3-on-3 with Jimmy Butler along with his thoughts that Derrick Rose might be the best player in the NBA:
Actor Mark Wahlberg, who is currently in Chicago filming Transformers 4, stopped by the Bulls training facility for an interview and 2-on-2 game with Jimmy Butler. Butler tweeted out a photo last week after his matchup with Wahlberg, now check out the highlights.
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