Derrick Rose Rumors

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Derrick Rose
Derrick Rose
Position: G
Born: 10/04/88
Height: 6-2 / 1.88
Weight:190 lbs. / 86.2 kg.
Salary: $7,682,926
I asked Rose, late Friday night after the Dallas loss, if COVID-19 still is playing havoc with him. Through Friday, he had shot 34 percent since his return from COVID-19 — a stretch interrupted for one game by the ankle injury. “I’m feeling good,’’ Rose said. “I haven’t had any lingering symptoms or anything like that. My smell is better and my taste is good. I haven’t had any fatigue. I’m good.”
They had a three-game losing streak, which had pushed them below .500 at 24-25, and left them tied for seventh with Boston. They hadn’t lost four straight this season. Is it too soon to press the panic button? “We gotta have amnesia, especially when we play [Detroit],’’ Rose said. “We just gotta find way to get easy shots, easy looks. “Every team is fighting for something right now, and the team’s that’s not playing for something, they would [like] to be the team that knocks us out the playoffs,’’ Rose added. “That’s what the NBA is about. No boys allowed.”