Derrick Rose sees woeful World Cup as positive, says his body is now accustomed to basketball
yahoo.com Updated Sep 15 (3 days ago)
When Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski first set about making the roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup of Basketball this summer, one of the biggest stories was the triumphant return of Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. The 2010-11 NBA MVP and thr…Upvote Share Tweet
Bulls sign former Magic guard Moorenba.com 8 hours agoThe Chicago Bulls have signed former Orlando Magic guard E'Twaun Moore.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Sep 14 (4 days ago)Team USA just tipped off against Serbia in the FIBA World Cup gold medal game, with the oddsmakers making them overwhelming favorites following the loss of their biggest challenger, Spain. Despite some helter-skelter performances where he was dreadful w…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 10In the late 1980s, Michael Jordan's need for roomier Chicago Bulls garb to cover his lucky North Carolina shorts helped pave the way for the even baggier version popularized by Michigan's Fab Five in the early '90s, thus closing the book on the NBA's ba…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Sep 10Derrick Rose promised his subpar FIBA performance would end in the quarterfinals against Slovenia, and his word indeed proved prophetic. Playing with an aggression and confidence theretofore unseen in Spain, the Chicago Bulls superstar notched tournamen…Upvote Share TweetAdd another title contender to the list of teams courting Ray Allen. According to a report, the Chicago Bulls have reached out to the future Hall-of-Famer to gauge his interest in playing with them this season. The news is courtesy of ESPN Chicago’s Nic…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Sep 8As Team USA prepares for its quarterfinals matchup against Slovenia tomorrow, Derrick Rose‘s poor play at the FIBA World Cup continues to be a prominent subplot. Last week, Rose remained positive about his play. Over the weekend, Team USA assistant coac…Upvote Share Tweet
Thibodeau Says There Is “Nothing Negative” About Rose’s World Cup Playdimemag.com Sep 6Derrick Rose’s World Cup struggles reached a nadir in Team USA’s 96-83 win over Mexico today. The Chicago Bulls superstar missed all five of his shots and committed four turnovers in just 16 minutes of play on Saturday, dipping his total tournament stat…Upvote Share Tweet
Derrick Rose: “I’m Loving The Way I’m Playing”dimemag.com Sep 5Team USA went undefeated in group play at the FIBA World Cup. Several players, including Kenneth Faried and Anthony Davis, have impressed with their stellar play so far. Despite considerable buzz heading into the tournament, Derrick Rose hasn’t been a s…Upvote Share Tweet
We Reminisce: Damon Stoudamire Beats Jordan And The Bulls, Wins ROYdimemag.com Sep 4Damon Stoudamire turned 41 yesterday. Because he’s officially in his 40′s, we take a look back at his rookie season with the Toronto Raptors, in which he won Rookie of the Year and led the expansion team to a victory over Michael Jordan and a Chicago Bu…Upvote Share Tweet
Derrick Rose Swoops Through Lane For Slick Finish Against Ukrainedimemag.com Sep 4Far more important than Derrick Rose’s performance for Team USA is his health. So despite mostly lackluster offensive play so far, that Rose’s body has responded well to the rigorous FIBA World Cup schedule makes his experience thus far a success. Still…Upvote Share TweetIn the latest significant step of his comeback, Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is on course to complete a three games-in-three nights test by week's end.Upvote Share Tweet
Dwyane Wade Used A “Hollywood As Hell” Backdrop At His Weddingdimemag.com Sep 2Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union got married over the weekend. Everyone involved with the wedding reportedly signed non-disclosure agreements, so we probably won’t hear much about the actual proceedings. Still, several Instagram photos did make their way…Upvote Share Tweet
Ex-Bull Brewer pleads no contest to DUInba.com Aug 26Prosecutors say former Chicago Bulls forward Ronnie Brewer has been sentenced to probation after pleading no contest to driving drunk in Beverly Hills.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 22Let’s just say this: Doug McDermott is definitely a better shooter than he is a singer. The Chicago Bulls rookie began his Windy City initiation by leading Wrigley Field’s rendition of “Take Me Out To The Ballgame” during a recent Cubs game. Given the o…Upvote Share TweetChicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose practiced fully for Team USA on Thursday afternoon, and intends to play in Friday night's exhibition game against Puerto Rico at Madison Square Garden.Upvote Share Tweet
'Melo says Knicks will 'absolutely' make playoffs, but Jim Boeheim says he'd be better off with Bullsyahoo.com Aug 19Carmelo Anthony might not think the New York Knicks are going to vie for a championship this season, but he does expect to return to postseason play. Fred Kerber of the New York Post caught up with the $124 million man prior to a Monday workout, and the…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 18As the summer wears on, with training camps and preseason play still off in (what feels like) the distant future, we turn our attention to the past. Join us as we while away a few late-summer moments recalling some of the most scintillating slams of yes…Upvote Share TweetSome ask whether international play is necessary for Derrick Rose. The answer is a resounding yes, according to an expert who suggests it's "the perfect setting" for his comeback.Upvote Share Tweet
Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Winnersdimemag.com Aug 17July has come and gone and August is quickly doing the same. You know what that means? The NBA Offseason is on its last leg and winding down as teams begin to look towards the start of camp. Rosters are pretty much set, the dog days of hefty contracts h…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Aug 16Team USA beat Brazil in an exhibition game 95-78 Saturday night at the United Center. Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose made his first game appearance in his home arena in almost nine months after tearing the medial meniscus in his right knee.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 15Yesterday, Team USA practiced for the first time since witnessing Paul George‘s horrific injury in an intrasquad scrimmage on the first of August. After practice, Derrick Rose spoke about his own health, and why he has no concerns going forward. Via K.C…Upvote Share Tweet
Rose's Touch Pass Leads To The Manimal JamSep 14Derrick Rose connects with Kenneth Faried for a sweet breakaway slam in the second quarter of Team USA's matchup with Serbia in the FIBA World Cup final.
Mint Condition: Jordan's Memorabilia AppealSep 10Beckett Radio's Derek Ficken breaks down why Michael Jordan remains popular among collectors and if any other basketball players can challenge his memorabilia status.
Spain Bounced By FranceSep 10France defeats Spain 65-52 to advance to face Serbia in the semifinals of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
U.S. Surges Past SloveniaSep 9Team USA outscored Slovenia 70-34 in the second half to advance to the semifinals of the FIBA Basketball World Cup with a 119-76 victory.
Joe Ingles of Australian national team agrees to 1-year deal with Los Ange…Sep 16Australian swingman Joe Ingles has parlayed a fine showing at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup into an NBA contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
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Kenneth Faried says Team USA 'wanted to beat' Spain in FIBA Basketball Wor…Sep 11Kenneth Faried was the only player willing to say what at least a few members of Team USA are presumably feeling after advancing to a gold-medal game that won't have Spain on the other side.
Derrick Rose is 'ready to be Derrick,' Mike Krzyzewski saysSep 10Derrick Rose has convinced at least one prominent member of the American basketball community that he has turned a significant corner in his comeback.