Just a couple of weeks ago, bad news broke that Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose would likely miss the rest of the current NBA season, after missing the whole of last season, due to another knee injury. Although the injury is different, and considered to be less serious than the one he suffered two seasons ago, he, nevertheless, will miss extended time and probably doom any serious championship considerations the Bulls had for this year.
Immediately, I thought of how devastated Rose probably feels, after he went through more than a year of rehabilitation after surgery and, finally, declared himself ready to lead his team this year. He got a lot of flak for not returning late last season and perhaps helping the Bulls in the playoffs, but he made sure to come back on his own terms and when he felt everything was right. He was playing well, showing flashes of his 2011 MVP form. I was able to chat with the two-time Manila visitor during his last visit in September 2013, and he wasRead More »from Bouncing back from multiple injuries