It’s a credit to Derrick Rose’s past and a hopeful glance to the future that USA Basketball selected the injured Bulls superstar to their 2014-16 player pool Thursday.
At the halfway point of the NBA’s regular season, there’s already been a lot of unexpected occurrences—injuries to marquee players, surprise teams and the like—and the predictable.
Now that the starters for the 2014 NBA All-Star Game have been announced, the intrigue really begins.
Back in October Michael Jordan had the internet buzzing when he said that in his prime he would be LeBron James in a one-on-one matchup.
Following Wednesday's victory over the Cavaliers, Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau wouldn't rule out Derrick Rose's participation in the 2014 FIBA World Cup.