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Derrick Rose's teammates on the Chicago Bulls continue to support him and don't agree with the notion that the star guard owes it to them to return from his torn ACL.
"We donâ€™t feel that way," Kirk Hinrich said. "Itâ€™s been a very difficult year for Derrick. Iâ€™ve never experienced any sort of injury like that. Iâ€™m not one to speak on how anybody elseâ€™s body feels. We know what kind of guy he is and what kind of teammate he is and we donâ€™t feel that way.
"I havenâ€™t heard one ill word said about it. You give a guy who has that type of character the benefit of the doubt. We know that heâ€™s such a big part of this organization and this team that we trust heâ€™s making the right decision for that and for himself."
Tom Thibodeau continued to make it clear that the Bulls will not rush Rose back.
"We certainly appreciate what all the other guys are doing, but Derrick has had a very serious injury," Thibodeau said. "It requires time. Heâ€™s 24...
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Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose isnâ€™t the fan favorite he was a year ago just before he went down in a torn ACL in the midst of a playoff run. The city got behind him in hopes of a return, and felt really encouraged as they witnessed a few athletes bounce back quickly from similar injuries in other sports during the same time period. But alas, Rose is still out of action, even...
Chicago radio station 670 The Score has provided a forum for Bulls fans to express their frustration over point guard Derrick Rose's delayed return to the court.
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Chicago Bulls MVP guard Derrick Roseâ€™s basketball career may be on hold, but his family life is thriving. Check out Rose with his son PJ and his girlfriend Mieka Reese spending some quality family time together. Itâ€™s nice to see that Rose is willing to participate with one of his families.-TO
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Derrick Rose has been cleared to play. That's not to say he'e been cleared like its breaking news, but more like in the past tense; it's old news now. Yet, the superstar said he will not play till he feels ready--which does not appear to be this season.
That hasn't stopped fans from wishing he was playing. Now a local Chicago news station has implored fans to let...
CBS Chicago gives fans a forum to go in on Derrick Rose
Derrick Rose has made it expressly clear that he will return to basketball and the Chicago Bulls when HE feels he is ready.
Yet, calls for him to â€śman upâ€ť and â€śget off the benchâ€ť and suit up are becoming increasingly common. The hostility behind it increasing too.
CBS Chicago posted an â€śOpen Letter...
This is a terrible idea, but then again Rose is locked into a long-term deal, so it isnâ€™t like he can leave anytime soon. 670 The Score penned an open letter to the fans of Chicago.
Check it out below.
Itâ€™s been over one year since Derrick Roseâ€™s ACL tear and over two months since doctors cleared him to play.
Still, the former MVP of the league refuses to leave his post on...
The Chicago Bulls currently hold a 3-2 series lead over the Brooklyn Nets in the opening round of the playoffs, and people are already buzzing about the possibility of Derrick Rose returning to face the Miami Heat if they are able to advance. Rose has said multiple times that he will not come back unless he is 100 percent healthy, but Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said he is not opposed...
TNT's Rachel Nichols reported Thursday that Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose told her that muscle memory is holding him back from returning to the court from ACL surgery., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/report-muscle-memory-delaying-rose-return
Â Last night after the Chicago Bulls lost to the Brooklyn Nets, I logged onto Facebook to find Derrick Rose being blasted in the majority of comments on my news feed. I lived in Chicago for three years, and the sentiments echoed in the posts being made by my friends that are Bulls fans mostly consisted of calling Rose a "p#ssy" for not suiting up and helping his team dispose...
With Chicago leading the Brooklyn Nets 3-2 in their first-round series, TNT analyst Steve Kerr said that shelved superstar Derrick Rose â€śmaybe owes it to his teammatesâ€ť to play for the Bulls in Game 6 on Thursday. The 24-year-old Rose, a three-time NBA All-Star who became the youngest man to ever earn the Most Valuable Player award in 2011, suffered a torn ACL in his left knee...
As the Chicago Bulls are battling with the Brooklyn Nets in their first round playoff series, whispers are growing into a full blown debate regarding whether or not Bulls PG Derrick Rose needs to come back after missing a year with a devastating injury. As other Bulls players play with injuries and Rose has been "medically cleared" the pressure is mounting for Rose to return...
Word was that the Bulls were battling the flu Thursday night when they tried to wrap up their series against the Nets in Chicago. They werenâ€™t kidding.
Nate Robinson, who is taking care of a lot of backcourt duties with Derrick Rose eternally out and Kirk Hinrich fighting a calf injury, took the court Thursday despite feeling queasy. (Teammate Luol Deng reportedly had the flu so...
The Chicago Bulls cannot afford to lose another guard while Derrick Rose continues to watch games from the bench. Nate Robinson, who is clearly well aware of that, fought through flu-like symptoms during a Game 6 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday night. He was seen throwing up into a trash can on the Bulls bench during a timeout.
In fact, the core of the Bulls roster seems to...
The Stanley Cup Playoffs got off to a strong start in Chicago and Minneapolis. In other news, the Bullsâ€™ first round TV ratings are still below Derrick Rose levels, and the Houston Astros are not [...]
-Â Can anyone explain this Derrick Rose thing?Â So with the Bulls up 3-2 they have a chance to close out New Jersey in Chicago, knowing a loss sends this back to a game 7 in Jersey so this is basically a do or die game.Â Both Kirk Hinrich, who started at PG in place of Rose all year, and Luol Deng, probably the team's best perimeter defender, are out and in case you forget...