Derrick Rose: The Return

By Dan Fritz


Derrick Rose was considered healthy and durable in college. When he was drafted in 2008, he came into the league as a healthy young prospect with hopes to be triumphant in the league. He was relatively healthy for four years, with only a few minor injuries. Then, the fateful night in 2012 came where it changed his entire career forever. In the first round of the playoffs against the Philadelphia 76ers, he was driving into the lane and stopped abruptly, jumped in the air, painful look in his face, came down, and hobbled off the court. He missed the entire next season