Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose’s charity gives student up to $200,000 in scholarship money

Over the summer, Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose announced he was starting his own scholarship called the The Rose Scholars. Rose is encouraging high school students to pursue their dreams of college by awarding over $400,000 in tuition money through the program. Last week, Alberto Ruiz won $10,000 for his college education at Middle Tennessee State University, and on Monday

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Fantasy

Weekly NBA Fantasy Starting Five – Vol. 2

On any given night any NBA player can achieve a great stat line, and if he is to close out that strong week with a string of strong performances then he will wind up on this list. This weekly column sets out to find the top five performers each week, one at each position, and create

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Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose scores 28 versus Mavs, continues to defy odds and inspire people

Washed. Cancer. Selfish. Can’t create for others. These are just some of the terms people use to describe Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose nowadays. The former MVP has endured four knee surgeries and is no longer a superstar player in the NBA. Here’s the problem, though. There’s space between being an MVP and a

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Derrick Rose is a “top” NBA PG says Bulls’ Jabari Parker

Chicago Bulls forward, Jabari Parker talks Derrick Rose with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson via Scoop B Radio. Press Play Below To Listen! Derrick Rose has found his fit with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Last night, Rose notched 12 points, nine assists and four rebounds in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 131-123 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. The youngest

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Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose: Most guys in my position would have retired

In a wide-ranging interview with Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated, Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose talks about his love for the game of basketball and how he thinks most people in his position would have retired from the game a long time ago. “I am in year 11 now. I tore my ACL

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Karl Towns

Minnesota Timberwolves’ Karl Towns: Derrick Rose has done “an amazing job” with team

This summer, the Minnesota Timberwolves signed Derrick Rose to a one-year, $2.3 million deal. The former Chicago Bull, came off a pretty impressive NBA playoffs for Minnesota last season where he posted 14 points. That’s encouraging for a player who was probably the best thing that happened to the city of Chicago since Michael Jordan

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Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose still uses a Blackberry phone

Chicago supports their own, apparently. Last week, future NBA Hall of Famer, Kevin Garnett spoke glowingly about the chances of Derrick Rose starting at poing guard for the Minnesota Timberwolves this season. “I would,” KG told me last week. “He’s more crafty now than ever in the pick-and-roll.  He’s able to get shots for guys

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Timber-Bulls: Like KG, Kenny Anderson ‘would too’ start Derrick Rose over Jeff Teague

Earlier today on Scoop B.com, I reported that retired NBA player, Kevin Garnett said he’d start Derrick Rose at point guard for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Yeah, I would,” Kevin Garnett told me.  “Everyone thinks they’re athletic, but the longevity, the consistency, and being able to stay healthy is what I worry about most and nothing

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Derrick Rose

Timber-Bulls: Derrick Rose is Wolves starting PG says Kevin Garnett

This week, the Minnesota Timberwolves became Chicago Bulls west. Earlier this week, the T-wolves signed Luol Deng to their roster. The move reunites Deng with former Chicago Bulls head coach, Tom Thibodeau and Bulls  teammates, Jimmy Butler, Taj Gibson and Derrick Rose in Minnesota and creates what ‘the internet’ dubbed the Minnesota Timber-Bulls. Also this

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NBA Trade Deadline

Hornets’ Kemba Walker hopes Derrick Rose has a “healthy year” this season

Derrick Rose signed a one-year, $2.3 million deal with the Minnesota Timberwolves this off-season. The youngest player to win the NBA’s MVP award back in 2011, Rose was probably the best thing that happened to the city of Chicago since Michael Jordan retired  . While a member of that Bulls team in the mid to

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