Bulls: Twitterverse reacts to Derrick Rose's right knee injury

Bulls: Twitterverse reacts to Derrick Rose's right knee injury
November 23, 2013, 12:15 am
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CSN Staff

Derrick Rose's right knee buckled late in the third quarter Friday night and he was forced to leave the game, sending shock waves through the basketball world.

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One fan even offered to sacrifice his own knee:

 

 

Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau confirmed the star point guard would undergo an MRI Saturday morning, but that didn't stop people from fearing the worst:

 

 

Dr. Mark Adickes, a Harvard-trained orthopedic surgeon and medical expert for ESPN, tweeted some interesting statistics on the frequency of ACL tears:

 

 

 

We also got a shot of Rose on crutches leaving the locker room:

 

 

Many around the Twittersphere expressed their condolences, including Portland Trailblazers guard Wesley Matthews, who led all scorers with 28 points Friday night: