Rose takes Paris by storm on European tour

Rose takes Paris by storm on European tour
July 16, 2013, 9:45 am
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What's better than Derrick Rose saying he is 100 percent and will be playing in this season's opener? D-Rose in Paris, France.

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OK, maybe it's not better per se, but the star point guard did finish up another stop in his European tour where he met with a number of fans and held several events at 'D Rose Place' (a premium, stylish loft created for his visit to the city).

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During his visit, Rose visited Playground Champs de Mars where he selected the final participant in a one-on-one tournament that would be held at D Rose Place.

 

PARIS (July 12, 2013) – Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls speaks with players at Playground Champs de Mars during the Adidas D Rose Tour in Paris, France. (Photo Cred: Adidas)

 

Adidas also held a special party at the loft that night. Hip-hop artist Big Sean, Nic Batum of the Portland Trail Blazers and several other French athletes and celebrities were in attendance.

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PARIS (July 12, 2013) – Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls poses with hip-hop artist Big Sean at a party during the adidas D Tour Tour in Paris, France. (Photo Cred: Adidas)

Rose capped off his visit with a special appearance at the Adidas store at Champs Elysees meeting the 800, plus fans that packed the store and held a D Rose Academy for several youth players.

PARIS (July 13, 2013) – Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls does lay-up drills with fans at the D Rose Academy during the adidas D Rose Tour in Paris, France. ( Photo Cred: Adidas)

D-Rose finished his European tour with a stop in Madrid, Spain on July 15th. 

[RELATED: UPDATED: D-Rose kicks off European Tour]

 

PARIS (July 13, 2013) – Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls displays his shot to fans before at event at the Adidas Store at Champs Elysees during the adidas D Rose Tour. (Photo Cred: Adidas)

 

PARIS (July 13, 2013) – Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls does lay-up drills with fans at the D Rose Academy during the adidas D Rose Tour in Paris, France. (Photo Cred: Adidas)