Is the Old Derrick Rose Finally Back?
Rose’s career-topping game last month was a long time coming, but it serves as a shining example of determination in the face of hardship.
As physically demanding as fixtures in the NBA can be, it comes as no surprise that many a bright basketball career has come to an abrupt end as a result of injury. Some players suffer enough permanent damage to make it physically impossible to keep playing while others are simply unable to bounce back and make an impact on their teams’ standings after missing so many games on their schedule. But at the same time, there are definitely also players who manage to overcome such adversity and just pick up where they left off to once again make sports news headlines once they’re back on the court. Last October 31st, the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose did just that and then some.
A Promising Career Plagued by Injuries
Fun88 Sportsbook regulars who’ve followed the NBA for any significant length of time should be familiar with Derrick Rose and his story. After being picked up by the Bulls as the first overall draft pick back in 2008, Rose quickly made a name for himself and was singled out by many sports news outlets as the up-and-coming star to watch out for. As a rookie, he earned himself a variety of accolades, including Rookie...
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