ALL BALL NERVE CENTER — There’s been a lot of Derrick Rose-related news of late, which feels like a nice change of pace after we spent the last year having pretty much only speculation about when Rose would or would not return to action. But as Rose has circled the globe, we’ve seen him return to the news for various other reasons.
Today we find a video where Rose is being interviewed by CNN International in a round of rapid-fire questions, and when he’s asked to name the best player in the NBA, he says…Derrick Rose.
It’s pretty clear he’s not joking, either. It actually reminds me a little of back in 2010, when Rose asked why he couldn’t be the MVP. At the time it seemed brash and hyperbolic.
A few months later? This was happening…