Found April 17, 2013 on Brooklyn Balling:
PLAYERS: Derrick Rose
TEAMS: Chicago Bulls
Right now, we really don't know if Derrick Rose is going to play in this series or not. If he does, it's really not good news for the Nets at all   Heading into tonight's final day of the regular season, the only thing that the Nets knew about their 1st round matchup in the playoffs was that it would start at the Barclays Center, either this Saturday or Sunday, and that it would be against either the Bulls or the Hawks, depending on how those teams did in their final games. Now, after all those games have been played and the standings tabulated, the Nets will be playing the Bulls on Saturday in Brooklyn, while the Hawks are matched-up with the Pacers. If the Nets were to luck out and draw the Hawks in the 1st round, Atlanta would have had to beat the Knicks at MSG and the Bulls lose to the Wizards in Chicago at the United Center. Neither of those things happened tonight, as the Knicks edged the Hawks 98-92 while the Bulls staved off a pesky Washingt...

Rose being sued for missed season?

A Peoria man has reportedly filed a lawsuit against the injured Bulls guard for missing the 2012-13 season, claiming emotional distress, among other outrageous things.

Man Suing Derrick Rose For Not Returning & Causing Him To Become Fat & Depressed

The most epic lawsuit of all time, perhaps.  A Peoria Illinois man is about to bring legal action against the former MVP for missing the entire 2013 season. HipHop365 reported that Matthew Thompson, a self-described long time Bulls fan, and electrician by trade filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Derrick Rose. Thompson claims Rose’s absence caused him to have mental breakdowns...

Man Reportedly Sues Derrick Rose For Missing 2012-13 Season

Will he or won’t he? That was the reoccurring theme for the Chicago Bulls this season in regards to the potential return of their All-Star point guard Derrick Rose. He never did, and the vague updates have taken a toll on a 25-year-old Chicago man who is reportedly trying to sue the star for the emotional distress the Rose-less season has caused. According to HipHop365: A 25 year...

Bulls fan sues Derrick Rose for missing 2013 NBA season

We've posted some pretty crazy NBA-related lawsuits over the years but this one from man in Peoria, Illinois might take the cake as the strangest.The man's name is Matthew Thompson and he suing Bulls star guard Derrick Rose for not playing in the 2013 regular season which caused Thompson, "mental breakdowns" and "stress":A 25 year old Peoria Illinois man...

Bulls Still Hoping that Derrick Rose Returns for the Playoffs

  The Chicago Bulls and Derrick Rose saga is starting to give me a headache. According to a story via Slam Online, per the Chicago Sun-Times, there are quite a few people within the Bulls organization who are holding out hope that Rose will return for the first round of the playoffs. With growing hope expressed by teammates that Derrick Rose could step on the court for Game 1 of...

The Assist: Derrick Rose’s girlfriend Mieka Reese & their son PJ hit up the final Bulls home game of the regular season

Derrick Rose’s son PJ is adorable. Earlier this week, DRose’s girlfriend Mieka Reese hit up the Bulls game with one of Lil Wayne’s baby mama’s Sarah Vivan and of course, photos were placed on Instagram. Mieka is the one on the right in the photo of the two ladies standing.   In other DRose news, no word if he’ll be back for the playoffs yet but one irate fan is...

Derrick Rose being sued for missing NBA Season

Derrick Rose news? I  “DONNNNNNNNN’TTTTTT CARRRRRRRRREEEEEEEE” (credit Jay Cutler) when it comes to Derrick Rose return/rehabilitation coverage. I’ve been nauseated by the story for over a month already. Seriously, right now, I don’t want to even hear the name Derrick Rose until Bulls Media Day in October. But then I stumbled across this not quite amusing but possibly...

Nets Not Game Planning For Derrick Rose

Though Tom Thibodeau says “there’s always a possibility” that Derrick Rose, who missed all 82 regular season games, could appear in the playoffs, the Brooklyn Nets are not game planning for the chance that the Bulls guard could play. According to Newsday: The Nets are going about their business as if things aren’t going to change and Rose still will be out. “We are just...

Taj Gibson Hasn’t Given Up Hope For A Derrick Rose Return

With 1 regular season game left, Taj Gibson still believes that there remains a possibility that Derrick Rose, who has missed all 81 games, can make a return to the Bulls lineup this year. According to ESPN Chicago: Taj Gibson said he hasn’t given up hope that Derrick Rose will return to the Chicago Bulls this season. “We feel like that every day,” Gibson said. “He works...

Wizards-Bulls Preview

While Derrick Rose doesn't appear likely to return, the Chicago Bulls are getting relatively healthy as they wrap up the regular season. That certainly won't hurt the Bulls' chances as they look to finish with the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference on Wednesday night when they host the sinking Washington Wizards. After losing four of five, Chicago (44-37) seemed to...

Bulls eye playoffs after challenging season

(Eds: Updates with quotes, details. With AP Photos.) By ANDREW SELIGMAN AP Sports Writer The Chicago Bulls won 45 games without a single point from Derrick Rose. The former MVP point guard has been sidelined all season while recovering from surgery on his left knee. Just about every other key player got banged up at some point, too. Now, with the playoffs set to start, the Bulls...

NBA Quarterfinals Predictions

Two words could easily sum up the 2013 NBA playoffs: Miami Heat. The biggest story of the tournament will be how Miami fares against its respective opponents. However, many other prevalent story lines will accompany the East's number one team's quest for back-to-back titles. The New York Knicks are seeking their first championship in forty years, but will need to great...
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