Derrick Rose RUMORS & NEWS

  • It certainly looks like Derrick Rose is recruiting Joakim Noah to Knicks

    New York Post "Is Derrick Rose already trying to make extra-nice with Knicks free-agent target Joakim Noah? The Rose recruiting may have already started as Rose and Noah, former Bulls teammates, were hanging out late Thursday at the 1Oak club in Manhattan. Rose will be introduced at a Knicks press conference..." June 25

  • Rose to wear No. 25 with Knicks in honor of Chicago hoops star

    New York Daily News "A new team, a new city and now a new jersey number for Derrick Rose. The new Knicks point guard will wear No. 25 in New York, which is a throwback for Rose, who wore the number in high school to honor slain Chicago hoops star Ben “Benji” Wilson. "I was honored to have that number," Rose told..." June 24

  • Phil Jackson: Rose trade is 'reinvigorating' for Anthony

    ESPN "Knicks president Phil Jackson believes the addition of Derrick Rose will be "reinvigorating" for Carmelo Anthony. Anthony expressed concern over the direction of the franchise after the season, wondering whether the Knicks planned to compete in the near future or undergo a long-term..." June 24

  • NY tabloids all made same Rose headline pun

    Awful Announcing "Ever come up with a great joke, get ready to share it and then realize 100 people have already made it? That’s probably how headline writers from the New York Daily News, New York Post and Newsday felt Thursday morning. Derrick Rose was traded to the Knicks on Wednesday, and one pun sprung to..." June 23

  • Why trading for Derrick Rose is a smart gamble for the Knicks – and a relief to Rose

    Yahoo! Sports "Derrick Rose is a Knick, and the collection of spare parts the Bulls received for him tells you all you need to know about how far the former MVP has fallen. Robin Lopez is a starting center, Jose Calderon is a serviceable guard and there is some who believe Jerian Grant will develop into a useful..." June 23

  • Derrick Rose traded to Knicks in deal involving Robin Lopez

    SB Nation "The Derrick Rose era in Chicago appears to be over. The Bulls have agreed to trade the former MVP to the New York Knicks in a deal involving Robin Lopez, according to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski and Shams Charnaria. Per the Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson, Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant will..." June 23

  • Knicks have discussions about trading for Derrick Rose

    ESPN "The New York Knicks are looking to upgrade their backcourt, and one player on their radar is Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. The Knicks have had internal discussions recently about trading for Rose, league sources tell ESPN. The Bulls' interest in trading Rose, 27, is unknown at this..." June 17

  • Five potential trade destinations for Derrick Rose

    Sportsnaut "While a lot of the talk surrounding the Chicago Bulls has involved Jimmy Butler, there’s a growing sense that the team might look to move former MVP Derrick Rose this summer instead. This makes a ton of sense for multiple reasons. First off, it’s become readily apparent that Butler and Rose..." June 16

  • Is Derrick Rose On His Way Out?

    Basketball Insiders "Yesterday, ESPN’s Chad Ford and Marc Stein revealed that the Minnesota Timberwolves are gearing up for a hefty offer to the Chicago Bulls for guard Jimmy Butler, suggesting a package built around the fifth overall pick and several roster players. There is little doubt that sounds attractive to..." June 15

  • Derrick Rose’s Rape Accuser Upset Lawyers Portraying Her as THOT

    Black Sports Online "A woman is suing Derrick Rose for $21 million saying Rose and his friends gang raped her. Rose has vehemently denied the accusation and questioned her motives for the lawsuit. She was deposed by Rose’s attorneys and was not happy about some of the questioning according the Jasmine Brand. The..." June 07

  • Derrick Rose’s Rape Accuser Claims He’s Trying to Intimidate Her

    Star Pulse "Derrick Rose's sexual assault accuser claims that he's attempting to intimate her in new court documents obtained by Bossip. The accuser says she has not told her parents that she was raped and does not plan to. Rose wants them to be deposed in the case. The Chicago Bulls guard has asked to..." May 30

  • Trading Rose or Butler should be Bulls' offseason priority

    Chicago Tribune "The Bulls can talk about finding value in any draft. They can have a strong plan to spend their roughly $23 million of salary-cap space in free agency. Management can support coach Fred Hoiberg and express belief in his potential for growth in his second season. But, really, one of two things..." May 22

  • Derrick Rose Wants Jane Doe’s Real Identity Revealed In Rape Case

    Bossip "Derrick Rose is blasting the woman accusing him of rape –in her $21 million dollar lawsuit against him – with the NBA star demanding the judge throw out her entire case unless she reveals her identity in the legal battle … or else he can’t build his defense to her baseless allegations Rose..." May 09

  • Derrick Rose counting on 'underdog mentality … to get back to the top'

    Chicago Tribune "Contrary to the growing perception Derrick Rose is disengaged or lacks awareness or shows no emotion, there are moments when he lets his guard down. They typically happen when the arena is mostly empty. He will dote on his toddler son before an early-evening workout at home games. Or he will..." April 19

  • Derrick Rose Demanded Rape Accuser Turn Over Used Condoms

    TMZ "Derrick Rose gave his rape accuser a list of demands prior to her deposition ... including one very odd request -- used condoms from the night she was allegedly gang raped. During preparation for a deposition in January ... Rose and his attorneys submitted a request for materials related to the..." April 17

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Butler on co-existing w/ Rose: "C'mon, man. That (expletive) always comes up when people lose. I'm tired of talking about that (expletive)."

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    Cody Westerlund @CodyWesterlund

    Bulls list Derrick Rose (elbow) and Taj Gibson (ribs) as doubtful for tonight.

  • Derrick Rose admits season has been 'the toughest year I've played in this league'

    Yahoo! Sports "The Chicago Bulls don’t back into the playoffs. They haven’t done so since that distant time before Derrick Rose brought an MVP trophy back to Englewood, before Tom Thibodeau’s raspy barks were the background music for their grinding waltzes and before they assumed an annual seat among the Eastern..." March 17

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    Sam Smith @SamSmithHoops

    Though Pau allowed in Canada, not going. Gasol not with team knee swelling. Rose listed doubtful and Butler questionable. Ready, set...

  • Derrick Rose pleased with his play in return; Taj Gibson hurts hammy

    ESPN "Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose scored 17 points and contributed three assists in Tuesday's 129-111 loss to the Miami Heat. It was Rose's first outing in almost a week, after he missed the past three games because of right hamstring tendinitis. While Rose was upset with the way his team..." March 02

  • Rose says he'll return from 3-game hiatus vs. Heat

    The Score "The Chicago Bulls have been playing severely shorthanded, but it appears they'll get at least one healthy body back Wednesday night when they visit the Miami Heat. After missing three games with hamstring tendinitis, Derrick Rose told reporters he's expecting to suit up for Wednesday's game." March 01

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Hoiberg says Rose got through most of practice. Game time decision vs. Miami.

  • Derrick Rose sits out again with hamstring soreness

    Blog-A-Bull "Somewhat predictable, right? Derrick Rose has a couple very good games heading out of the All-Star Break, though any analysis of improvement was always couched with fear it won't sustain. And it didn't! Rose was a late scratch Wednesday night against Washington with hamstring..." February 25

  • Return of Derrick Rose's game comes at perfect time for Bulls

    ESPN "Six words encapsulated what it has been like watching Derrick Rose play over the past two months. "I just feel like I'm back," Rose said. "I'm just out there playing. Whatever I can do to get my team a victory, that's what I'm going to try to do. When I'm out there, they're giving me..." February 24

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Rose said team did some scrimmaging and that Gibson participated at end.

  • Derrick Rose ruled out vs. Hornets due to general soreness

    The Score "The grind of the NBA season has begun to take its toll on Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, who's already missed six games due to injury. His seventh absence will come Monday night on the road against the Charlotte Hornets, as the former league MVP will not be in uniform due to general..." February 08

  • Are Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler figuring out how to play together?

    Pro Basketball Talk "For at least one night, they looked like one of the more formidable backcourt combinations in the NBA. Thursday night in Los Angeles Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler looked comfortable together — they played 19 minutes together and the Bulls were +18. Early in the game Butler pushed the pace in..." January 30

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Hoiberg says Rose is "good to go" tonight vs. Lakers.

  • Derrick Rose won't return vs. Heat after exiting with hamstring, back injuries

    The Score "Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose won't return to Monday's game at the United Center against the Miami Heat due to injuries to both his lower back and right hamstring, the team announced. Backup Aaron Brooks started the second half in his place. He's the only guard head coach Fred Hoiberg..." January 25

  • Rose remaining cautious with body, will work on 'individual goals' next season

    The Score "Missing 212 games due to injuries over his previous four seasons has led to the Chicago Bulls taking an understandably cautious approach with regard to the health of the city's native son, Derrick Rose. Rose - who sat out Thursday's overtime nail-biter against the Philadelphia 76ers, giving his..." January 15

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Rose says he's not playing tonight.

  • Derrick Rose Q&A: 'I can't get mad at what they say'

    ESPN "After all the ups and downs Derrick Rose has dealt with over the past four years, few would blame him if he wanted to start over somewhere else. But despite all the speculation surrounding his future, Rose, who will become a free agent after next season, wants to make something very clear: He..." January 12

  • Derrick Rose happy about Jimmy Butler's emergence: 'It's fun to see'

    CBS Sports "Jimmy Butler has clearly emerged as the Chicago Bulls' No. 1 option, and it sounds like Derrick Rose is OK with this development. Two days after scoring 40 points in a half, Butler led the team with 32 points on 11-for-21 shooting and 10 assists as the Bulls beat the Milwaukee Bucks 117-106 on..." January 06

  • Derrick Rose is expected to play Tuesday after missing three games

    ESPN "Bulls point guard Derrick Rose is expected to play on Tuesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks after missing the last three games because of a sore right hamstring and a sore right knee. Rose had an MRI on that knee on Monday which showed no structural damage and went through Monday's activities..." January 05

  • Derrick Rose clears MRI but listed as day-to-day

    Chicago Tribune "Derrick Rose’s MRI exam on his right leg revealed no structural damage and the Bulls listed him as day-to-day. “He’ll be a game-time decision (Tuesday versus the Bucks),” coach Fred Hoiberg said. Rose has missed three games with right hamstring tendinitis. He planned to play Sunday in..." January 04

  • Derrick Rose has 'a little bit' of pain in right knee, to have MRI Monday

    CBS Sports "Missing his third consecutive game due to a sore right hamstring, Derrick Rose could only watch and cheer on his Chicago Bulls teammate Jimmy Butler as he scored 40 points in the second half against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday. While Rose's hamstring officially kept him out, he has also been..." January 04

  • Derrick Rose out vs. Raptors, will undergo MRI on sore knee

    The Score "Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will not face the Toronto Raptors on Sunday due to lingering pain in his hamstring. He's scheduled to undergo an MRI on Monday, according to multiple reports." January 03

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Hoiberg says Rose still has soreness in his hamstring. He'll get treatment throughout day, he'll warm up before game and then they'll decide

  • Bulls’ Derrick Rose out against Pacers with hamstring tendinitis

    SI "Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will miss Wednesday’s game against the Indiana Pacers with right hamstring tendinitis, the team announced. Rose, a late scratch for the game, is in midst of a strong three-game stretch that included his first back-to-back 20 point games of the season. The Bulls..." December 30

  • Derrick Rose doesn't believe in numbers when it comes to his protective mask

    Chicago Sun-Times "Derrick Rose doesn’t care what the numbers say. He rarely does. The Bulls point guard will enter tonight’s game with the Pacers shooting 50.7 percent in the restricted area since he got rid of the protective mask he was wearing in the aftermath of orbital surgery. With the mask he was..." December 30