‘I’ve sacrificed a lot for this moment’: Chicago Bulls’ Derrick Rose looking to get career back on track

I’m pretty sure D.Rose is coming off the bench this season and will dominate the court yet again!

National Post | Sports

LAS VEGAS — Derrick Rose says he feels old.

The 25-year-old point guard’s rigorous play on Monday during the U.S. basketball team’s first practice dictated otherwise.

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“I was joking with Kyle Korver, I told him, ‘I’m getting old, man. I’ve got to stretch, I’ve got to use rollers and stuff.’ He looked at me kind of weird,” Rose said laughingly. “But I feel a lot more mature. I’ve been preparing for this for a long time. I’ve dedicated my whole summer to this. I think I’ve sacrificed a lot for this moment.”

Rose, the Chicago Bulls star who is coming off two knee injuries that kept him out for much of the last two seasons, said he played roughly nine minutes of the team’s scrimmage during a two-hour practice. He added he was excited…

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