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Tweet It’s been the Derrick Rose show all preseason for the Chicago Bulls, and it continued Wednesday night in a nationally televised game against the Thunder. Rose again put his athleticism on display by completely turning Thunder guard Reggie Jackson around with this double crossover: Rose finished the game with 26 points and six assists, and has averaged 21.6 points in just 26 mpg over six preseason games. What’s even more impressive, is that he says he’s more athletic than ever and hasn’t really used it yet. That’s scary. Looks like we have all the evidence we need that Rose is recovered from last year’s ACL injury. I guess sitting out all of last season paid off. -ALR
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Rose didn't play in a single game last season, due to injury, but now he's criticizing a team that reached the conference finals in 2013 instead of his own? That doesn't make a whole bunch of sense to me Derrick Rose, star point guard for the Chicago Bulls, has not played in a NBA regular season in over one calendar year, but is still managing to cause controversy...
There were people who questioned Derrick Rose’s decision to sit out last season once he was medically cleared to play. One of those doubters was none other than Charles Barkley, who made comments along the lines that Rose should have suited up for the Bulls being that he had been practicing at full speed for two months.
Well it is safe to say that those who doubted the Chicago...
Man is it nice to have Derrick Rose and his blinding speed and amazing handles back in the league. In case you forgot how fast he is off the dribble, the former NBA MVP reminded us of how good he is during Wednesday’s preseason game between the Chicago Bulls and Oklahoma City Thunder. Late in […]
Watch Derrick Rose put OKC’s Reggie Jackson in a blender during Wednesday night’s preseason matchup between the Bulls and Thunder. The poor guy just looks lost after this play.
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Carlos Boozer wants to clear up any confusion over just how good Derrick Rose is now after sitting out last season while recovering from a knee injury.
"He's better" Boozer said.
And the Chicago Bulls forward knows why.
"Because I think watching for a year taking care of his body he's stronger now” Boozer said. “On top of that obviously he's a workhorse...
Derrick Rose scored 15 points and the Chicago Bulls ended the preseason with a 94-89 win Friday over the Denver Nuggets.
Rose and the Bulls, who were without Joakim Noah (groin) and Kirk Hinrich (concussion), went 8-0 and completed their first perfect preseason of at least eight games since 1992.
Carlos Boozer led the Bulls with 24 points and Luol Deng added 23 points and 12 rebounds...
Chicago Bulls star point guard Derrick Rose has some advice for Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook as he makes his way back from knee surgery: Take your time.
Rose who is just returning to action after missing close to a year and a half after ACL surgery thinks that Westbrook shouldn't rush back to the floor unless he is completely ready.
"Take his time"...
Derek Rose still has his crossover in his bag of tricks. Rose, who is knee surgery that cost him all of last season, destroyed the Oklahoma City Thunders’ Reggie Jackson with the double cross.
The Thunder have exercised their fourth-year contract option on guard Reggie Jackson.
Oklahoma City also announced it had picked up its third-year options for guard Jeremy Lamb and forward Perry Jones
Jackson is entering his third season with the Thunder. He has career averages of 4.5 points, 1.7 assists and 1.9 rebounds in 115 games.
Lamb played in 23 games last season in his...
Derrick Rose has averaged 21.7 pts and 4.5 assists in his return from last season’s ACL tear.
In their final preseason game, the Denver Nuggets (2-4) will face the Chicago Bulls (7-0) Friday at the United Center. Here are some key storylines for Nuggets in the game:
Many have predicted Nuggets guard Ty Lawson to have an All-Star season in 2013-14. Some have even compared...
Oklahoma City Thunder’s Russell Westbrook is trying to recover from a knee injury he suffered in last year’s playoffs. Chicago Bulls’ star Derrick Rose, who missed all of last season trying to recover from ACL surgery, was asked if he any advice for Westbrook.
Kurt Helin of NBCSports.com reported that Aggrey Sam of CSNChicago.com said that Rose told Westbrook to be patient...
Derrick Rose has been feeling pretty generous lately. After giving the OKC Thunder buckets last night, 26 points to be exact, the Chicago Bulls point guard also had some advice to give to Russell Westbrook who sat out of the game last night recovering from his latest knee surgery from a torn meniscus. ESPN reports Rose had this to say when asked about fellow point guard Russell...
The Oklahoma City Thunder exercised its fourth-year option on guard Reggie Jackson and third-year options on guard Jeremy Lamb and forward Perry Jones. In two seasons with the Thunder, Jackson has appeared in 115 games and averaged 4.5 points, 1.7 assists and 1.9 rebounds in 13.0 minutes per game. Most recently, Jackson appeared in 11 games (nine starts) with Oklahoma City during...