Derrick Rose RUMORS & NEWS

  • Derrick Rose practicing with Bulls’ second unit

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Bulls say Derrick Rose will not play again this season. Let’s start there. They’ve always said that and continue to say that. There’s no reason to suspect they believe otherwise. But until Chicago’s season actually ends, some speculation will continue about whether Rose could return at..." March 31

  • Rose begins non-contact drills, remains out for season

    Chicago Tribune "Derrick Rose is out for the season. The Bulls have made that clear and never have wavered from that position since Nov. 25, the day his torn right medial meniscus was repaired surgically. Rose suffered the injury in Portland, Ore., on Nov. 22. But all along, the Bulls and Rose expressed hope..." March 26

  • Bulls’ Thibodeau, Forman reiterate Derrick Rose is out for season

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Chicago Bulls have learned their lesson from last year. Last playoffs the Bulls wouldn’t definitively say “Derrick Rose is out for the year” and that left a cloud over the team — coach Tom Thibodeau and the players were asked about it daily. It was a distraction. Over the weekend the New..." March 25

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    I'm told D-Rose would love for Melo to join Bulls as well. If Bulls ask Rose to help recruit, he will..

  • Could the Bulls Trade Derrick Rose for Russell Westbrook?

    Fansided "Derrick Rose, as is often the case recently, is not playing. As the entire fan base prepares for his return, again, most have agreed that he will not be the Rose we saw before. Rose will undoubtedly be at least a step slower, while we can assume he also won’t be as aggressive as he once was. He..." February 24

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau on DRose: "I saw the way he responded with the ACL. He has an even greater determination now. That’s going to serve him well."

  • Rose Unlikely To Practice With Bulls This Season

    Real GM Basketball "Tom Thibodeau said it is "most likely not" that Derrick Rose will practice with the Chicago Bulls this season. Rose suffered a torn meniscus in November and was ruled out for the remainder of the season. Rose has been around the Bulls more over the past month and the team appreciates his..." February 11

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    Aggrey Sam @CSNBullsInsider

    Thibs: Derrick off crutches, will probably start traveling in next couple weeks.

  • Bulls' Derrick Rose 'doing fine' "Chicago Bulls star point guard Derrick Rose is "doing fine," according to head coach Tom Thibodeau, but is still not ready to sit on the bench as he continues his rehab from right knee surgery. "He's doing fine," Thibodeau said after Saturday morning's shootaround. "Doing fine -- coming..." December 29

  • Derrick Rose No Longer Humble, Hometown Kid "Complaining while not playing is a bad look for someone who has sold a phony reputation as a humble, team-oriented kid. According to a story in the New York Daily News, Rose is now unhappy that the Bulls will have to reconstruct their roster in an effort to win a championship, apparently..." December 19

  • Injured Bulls star Rose is fearful Chicago’s cupboard will soon be bare

    New York Daily News "Derrick Rose has real concerns these days, but those have nothing to do with returning from his latest round of major knee surgery. Rather, his concerns center on his team’s future makeup. Rose has told several confidantes that he is worried that the Bulls will start to let the team hit the..." December 14

  • Bulls' Rose vows strong comeback

    Chicago Tribune "Murray Park sits on Chicago's South Side, roughly nine miles down Ashland Avenue from the United Center. Derrick Rose's world has expanded exponentially in superficial ways like riches and fame since his youthful days spent honing his skills on that playground in Englewood. But those..." December 06

  • Bulls' Rose won't rule out a playoff return "Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose said Thursday he won't close the door on returning for the playoffs if his surgically repaired knee is up to it. "If I'm healthy and the situation is right, I'm going to be back playing," Rose said Thursday during a news conference in his first public comments..." December 05

  • Bulls' GM Forman talks Rose, team with

    CSN Chicago "Bulls general manager Gar Forman has been making the local media rounds over the past two days, offering one-on-one phone interviews to beat reporters covering the team to discuss Derrick Rose’s season-ending right-knee injury Friday in Portland and subsequent surgery to repair his medial meniscus..." November 27

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Gar Forman on DRose: "The prognosis is 100 percent recovery. He will go through a rehab period that’s going to take approximately 6 months."

  • Derrick Rose injury won't change Chicago Bulls' plans

    USA Today "By ruling out Derrick Rose for the season, the Chicago Bulls eliminated any speculation about his return. That allows them to concentrate on this season without his status overshadowing everything. Even though they're off to a slow start, hovering around .500, Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau,..." November 26

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Bulls just announced Derrick Rose is out for the season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee.

  • Derrick Rose done for season "Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will miss the rest of the season after undergoing knee surgery Monday, the team announced. The former MVP had the medial meniscus repaired in his right knee at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. The surgery was supposed to be performed by Dr...." November 25

  • Derrick Rose's injury could impact Bulls' future

    CSN Chicago "So now what? In the wake of Derrick Rose's right medial meniscus tear, which will require surgery, the Bulls have some decisions to make. Depending on Rose's recovery time — the point guard is out indefinitely — the championship expectations the team entered this season with haven't been..." November 24

  • Report: Derrick Rose injury could ‘accelerate’ attempts to trade Luol Deng

    Pro Basketball Talk "The news of the latest injury to Derrick Rose, a torn meniscus that will require surgery, is devastating on multiple levels. You have to feel for Rose personally, of course, considering all of the hard work he put in to come back from an injury to his other knee that forced him to miss all of..." November 24

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    If Derrick Rose has meniscus reattached---the way it's leaning---and misses rest of season, he'll have played in 50 games over 3 seasons.

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Unlike Rose's torn ACL, Bulls won't wait on this surgery because no "prehab" needed or wait for swelling to subside. Should happen soon.

  • Rose to have surgery for meniscus tear in right knee, out indefinitely

    Rotoworld "Derrick Rose has a torn medial meniscus in his right knee, and he'll be out indefinitely after having surgery. This isn't the same knee which cost Rose the entire 2012-13 season, and the good news is that there's been no mention of his ACL or MCL, two ligaments frequently associated with medial..." November 23

  • Bulls fear torn ACL for Derrick Rose, MRI scheduled for Saturday

    Fansided "The worst possible scenario for the Chicago Bulls and their fans happened on Friday night against the Portland Trail Blazers. Late in the third quarter, when the Trail Blazers were transitioning to the other end of the floor following a turnover, point guard–and team star–Derrick Rose stepped..." November 23

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    Sam Smith @SamSmithHoops

    Rose out rest of game with what's called right knee injury. Looked like his knee buckled a bit on a drive and turnover when he slid.

  • Even in Bulls' loss, Rose takes another step in right direction

    CSN Chicago "In the first half of Thursday night’s 97-87 loss to the Nuggets at the Pepsi Center, Bulls point guard Derrick Rose looked like he had started to turn the corner. Not just in the literal sense — though he did that, too — but in terms of making meaningful progress in fighting through his..." November 22

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Rose says he is still dealing with turf toe. He's dealt with it twice already in his career and knows exactly what Butler is going through.

  • Thibodeau disputes that Bulls’ Derrick Rose is now ordinary

    Chicago Sun-Times "Tom Thibodeau doesn’t go out on limbs. There’s little gray or ‘‘what if.’’ So when discussing Derrick Rose on Tuesday, the Bulls coach was very matter-of-fact. ‘‘Derrick will be Derrick very shortly,’’ he said. But what if he’s not? What if, after surgery and a long rehabilitation for his..." November 20

  • Bulls aren't concerned about Derrick Rose "Derrick Rose swears he is feeling fine. Despite the fact he has battled a sore right hamstring for more than a week, the former MVP insists that he is feeling fine as he continues to work his way back after missing the last year and a half to recover from reconstructive knee surgery. "I'm..." November 19

  • Hinrich helping to take pressure off Rose

    ESPN Chicago "There's a reason Kirk Hinrich was the first player Derrick Rose ever openly recruited with the Chicago Bulls. The 25-year-old former MVP decided to try to get Hinrich back to the Bulls last summer because he saw the possibilities that would come to fruition in Saturday night's win over the..." November 18

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Thibodeau says Rose will play tonight vs. #Pacers. #INDvsCHI

  • Derrick Rose 'unlikely' against Raptors "Don't panic, Bulls fans. He's OK. After missing practice on Thursday and sitting out shootaround, Tom Thibodeau said Derrick Rose is "unlikely" to play against the Raptors on Friday. Rose is recovering from a mild hamstring injury he suffered a week ago against the Cavs. "It's not a..." November 15

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    Aggrey Sam @CSNBullsInsider

    Thibs: Derrick is out

  • Rose not looking beyond the horizon "Ah to be young without a care in the world, when you can operate on instinct and flow where the current takes you. Take Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose, for instance. The supremely confident point guard was asked about this weekend’s Bulls schedule, which offers the first instance of..." November 15

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Derrick Rose (right hamstring) missed a 2nd straight day of practice, said Tom Thibodeau. He's day-to-day for Friday's game in Toronto.

  • Derrick Rose misses practice, could miss Friday vs. Toronto "Derrick Rose missed practice Thursday but says if the decision is his, he'll playon Friday vs. Toronto. The Bulls have their first back-to-back of the season Saturday against Charlotte. Rose injured his hamstring Tuesday in a win over the Cavaliers. "There's a chance," he said. "Right now I'm..." November 14

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Derrick Rose (sore right hamstring) did not practice today but did rehab work, said #Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. He remains day-to-day.

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Pax reiterated Rose's injury is a day to day thing. Didn't have to get an MRI. Feeling better today. They want to see how he feels tomorrow

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    DRose is, wait for it, day to day with sore right hamstring.

  • Rose suffers 'minor' injury in Bulls' win

    Chicago Tribune "With 3 minutes, 39 seconds left in the Bulls' 96-81 victory over the Cavaliers on Monday night at the United Center, Derrick Rose scored on a coast-to-coast drive that brought back memories of his dominance. Twenty-four seconds later, Rose sat on the bench grimacing, replaced by Kirk Hinrich..." November 12

  • Kyrie, Rose mostly mum on the other as they finally face off

    Fox Sports Ohio "Kyrie Irving, meet Derrick Rose. For the first time. It's true, as Irving is in his third season in the NBA, and the Cleveland Cavaliers' point guard has never faced Rose, the Chicago Bulls' point guard and former league MVP. Irving and Rose have had the opportunity to face each other seven..." November 11

  • Rose Told By NBA To Stop Wearing Tape On Neck

    Real GM Basketball "Derrick Rose has been told by the NBA to stop wearing tape on his neck. The tape helps Rose keep his neck stable. "Keeping my neck stable," he said. "When you have a crick in your neck it's kind of hard to turn side to side so it's kind of keeping my neck in line and making sure my..." November 06

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Tape-gate didn't last long. The league says Rose, and others, can wear it now on an experimental basis.

  • Thibodeau: Derrick Rose penalized for being 'Nice'

    ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau is upset that Derrick Rose isn't getting more calls early in the season. Rose, who has shot just 28.8 percent (15 of 52) from the field through the first three games, has been to the free throw line just 10 times. After initially declining to answer a question..." November 04

  • Rose, Thibodeau downplay Bulls' star's early struggles

    CSN Chicago "Upon further reflection, Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau, a notorious perfectionist, wasn’t at all displeased with his team’s effort in Thursday night’s 82-81 home-opening win over the Knicks at the United Center, according to superstar point guard Derrick Rose. “Thibs, actually, he wasn’t that..." November 02

  • Derrick Rose may wear neck tape all season

    Fansided "Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose has been wearing neck tape to help with the neck soreness he has felt over the last week, and according to ESPN, he may continue to wear it after he has healed. Rose said jokingly that if he has a big game tonight against the Philadelphia 76ers, he will continue..." November 02

  • Rose's neck still sore, but tape is helping

    Chicago Tribune "The story of Derrick Rose's comeback swiftly is becoming a tale of tape. The Bulls guard insisted Friday that the black strands of kinesio tape that first appeared Thursday night in a win over the Knicks help his sore neck, which he said is improving by the day. “This is the first time I've..." November 02

  • Rose hits game-winner in Bulls' 82-81 win over Knicks

    Chicago Tribune "With Steve Kerr calling the game courtside for TNT and Toni Kukoc stopping by the United Center to join dynasty-era regulars Scottie Pippen, Randy Brown, Stacey King, Bill Wennington and John Paxson, the roar surely sounded familiar. As soon as public address announcer Tommy Edwards began his..." November 01

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Rose did not go through shootaround. He is a game time decision. Thibs says it's not his knee.

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Rose says he has neck soreness. 'I should be fine.' Hopeful to play tonight.