Derrick Rose Tears His ACL Out For Remainder Of The Playoffs

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Derrick Rose suffered a devasting injury today during game 1 of the Bulls playoff series against the Phildelphia 76ers.  With 1:10 left in the game and the Bulls up by 12, Rose hurt his knee.  The injured looked pretty bad as Rose layed on the floor for quite some time before being helped off the court.  Everyone’s worst fear was realized when it was announced that Rose tore his ACL and would not be able to play for the rest of the playoffs.  Rose finished with 23 points, 9 rebounds and 9 assists.  The Bulls won the game 103-91 and now have a 1-0 lead in the series.  Though the Bulls have played well without Rose during 27 games he missed during the season, they will need their star player during the playoffs.  Definitely sad news. 

 

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Upcoming Release: Air Jordan IV “The Shot”

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Air Jordan will be releasing these shoes on May 12th at select Jordan retailers. This shoe will honor Michael Jordan’s clutch shot during the 1989 playoffs against the Clevland Cavaliers. The colors represent Clevland’s jersey at that time, and hese kicks will be sold at a retail price of $160. 

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Photos: Derrick Rose Covers GQ Magazine Discusses Lebron James, Michael Jordan & More

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Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is on the cover of the May issue of GQ.  The photos have been a hot topic as he appears in some skin-tight suits but hey it is GQ.  Other than the controversial pictures Rose gave some pretty interesting answers when asked about Michael Jordan, Lebron James and much more.  Check out some of the quotes below.

Derrick Rose on being compared to Michael Jordan: “…His titles drive me. What’s wrong with getting close to the best person that ever played the game? I’m not scared of him; if anything, it makes me work harder when I do train.”

 

…on the attention he receives for his playing: “The more you win, the more they come. Don’t get me wrong. I don’t take anything for granted. But it seems like the better I play, the more attention I get. And I can’t get away from it. You play great, you get attention. But I hate attention. It is weird. I’m in a bind.”

 

…on LeBron’s infamous on-air decision to go to the Heat: “I won’t ever put myself in a bad position so that people can say bad things about me. I make smart decisions… I’m very mature for 23 years old, and I know that whatever I do can hurt someone.”

 

…on the people of Chicago: “Chicago isn’t used to stardom.  …They don’t know how to act toward celebrity. So I always have someone with me. I can have a hat on, glasses on, whatever. People still notice me. If I go outside without a hat on, I feel like I’m naked. This life doesn’t fit my personality.”

 

…on feeling like a recluse: “It gets on my nerves that I can’t just go out. It’s just boundaries now, people are like, ‘You can’t go here, you can’t go there, you got to let that person know where you’re going.’ It’s just weird. I’m never alone. Ever.”

 

…on Obama being a fan of his: “I remember when he wasn’t our president, when I was a kid, when he’d just be walking down the street, a state senator. He was just always there. I didn’t appreciate it then. I was in high school and just wanted to see rappers.”

For the FULL interview check out GQ

Shaina (@Shay_Marie)