Derrick Rose RUMORS & NEWS

  • "Extremely Displeased" Judge Threatens Sanctions Against Derrick Rose, Rose's Attorney for Rape Victim-Blaming

    Complex "The judge in Derrick Rose’s rape case said he was "extremely displeased" with Rose and his legal team during an oral ruling Tuesday. Judge Michael W. Fitzgerald threatened sanctions against Rose for victim-blaming his accuser. "If Defendant Rose continues to utilize language that shames and..." September 23

  • A Phil Jackson protégé is guiding Derrick Rose’s Knicks crash course

    New York Post "There shouldn’t be any surprises for Derrick Rose playing in a Phil Jackson program. The new Knicks point guard has the perfect counsel in his agent, B.J. Armstrong, the philosophical former Bulls point guard who played under Jackson from 1989-95 and won three NBA titles. Armstrong, 49, has..." September 22

  • Derrick Rose manages to force his rape accuser to reveal her name in court

    Sporting News "Congratulations to Derrick Rose, who won his bid Tuesday to have the woman accusing him of gang rape named publicly, according to The Associated Press. We want to make sure Rose can appreciate this, because he was so concerned about his own code of ethics amid a lawsuit in which he was, again,..." September 21

  • NBPA website decides to ignore Derrick Rose's rape trial in extensive puff piece

    Sporting News "Message control, branding, good P.R. — that's the business the National Basketball Players Association website is in: making its members look good. When you can take all that and wrap it in a nice-to-read package, you're doing things right. So it makes sense to see a roughly 3,000-word profile..." September 20

  • Derrick Rose: Support in Chicago ‘not on that level of New York’

    Larry Brown Sports "Derrick Rose seems genuinely happy to be getting a fresh start in a new city, and some of the things he has said about being traded have not sat well with fans in Chicago. The latest remarks Rose made that will likely make Bulls fans say “smell ya later” came in a feature from Jared Zwerling..." September 20

  • Derrick Rose calls Knicks ‘most talented team’ he’s ever played on, despite not having played with them yet

    New York Daily News "Derrick Rose was the league's MVP playing for a Chicago squad that won 62 games and advanced to the Eastern Conference finals. But in the point guard’s eyes, neither that team nor any of his previous Bulls squads carried as much potential as this year’s Knicks. “I think it’s the most talented..." September 20

  • Derrick Rose Wants Judge to Unmask His Rape Accuser

    TMZ "Derrick Rose says he's sick and tired of his rape accuser bashing him to the media -- and he's now begging a judge to force her to reveal her identity once and for all. We broke the story, the NBA superstar is being sued by a woman using the pseudonym "Jane Doe" -- who claims Rose and his..." September 20

  • Kristaps Porzingis practices with Derrick Rose, says 'he's still got it'

    Fox Sports "Believe it or not: The 2016-2017 NBA season is fast approaching, and one of the many intriguing storylines for the upcoming campaign is without a doubt the new-look, revamped New York Knicks. The future of the franchise, Kristaps Porzingis, spoke with ESPN's Ian Begley this weekend and had some..." September 17

  • Phil Jackson's disastrous offseason now punctuated by Derrick Rose headlines

    Sporting News "The bar for anyone running the Knicks in this century is pretty low. An appearance in the playoffs now and then would be nice, but let’s not get too lofty. No, if you’re running the Knicks, the top goal has to be keeping the franchise from sinking to Isiah Thomas levels. That means that though..." September 16

  • Derrick Rose Accuser Now Pressing Criminal Charges in Addition to Civil Case

    Complex "The woman who filed a lawsuit against Derrick Rose accusing him and two other men of breaking into her apartment and raping her is now pursuing criminal charges, according to TMZ. She has filed a police report with the Los Angeles Police Department. TMZ spoke with one of the woman’s attorneys,..." September 16

  • Phil Jackson admits he was 'aware' of Rose's rape lawsuit before Knicks trade but never bothered to investigate

    New York Daily News "Less than a week after Derrick Rose was deposed in a rape lawsuit, the Knicks traded for him without ever seeking the alleged victim’s side of the story, the woman’s lawyer said Wednesday. Brandon Anand, who is representing the 30-year-old “Jane Doe,” said he suspects the Chicago Bulls dealt..." September 15

  • Derrick Rose rape accuser: 'He has to deal with' what he did

    New York Daily News "The ‘Jane Doe’ suing Derrick Rose in a rape lawsuit says she feels empathy for her alleged attacker, if only because the weight of his actions must be heavy. “I think he must be in a bad place with everything that happened to me, I just feel like knowing that he was able to do what he did, he..." September 15

  • Derrick Rose Drags Nick Young Into Rape Case

    TMZ "Derrick Rose is dragging Nick Young into his alleged rape case -- using his fellow NBA star in an attempt to discredit the accuser. Rose's Jane Doe accuser claims she was traumatized by the alleged gang rape because she's "prudish" and sexually inexperienced. Rose's team says that's a big fat..." September 12

  • The Disturbing Details Of The Derrick Rose Gang Rape Case

    Think Progress "It’s been a busy NBA offseason for Derrick Rose, who was traded from the Chicago Bulls to the New York Knicks in June. And while his big-talking press conferences have captured most of the attention, what’s transpiring away from the public eye is far more important. On August 26, 2015, Jane Doe..." September 02

  • Rape Accuser Says Derrick Rose Repeatedly Pressured Her Into Foursomes

    New York Daily News "The woman suing new Knicks star Derrick Rose and two of his pals for allegedly raping her is blasting him for "victim blaming" by calling her the "sexual aggressor" — noting he asked her to bring sex toys and repeatedly pestered her for threesomes and foursomes. The woman, identified in court..." September 01

  • Rose doubles down on claim that Knicks are a superteam

    The Score "Derrick Rose is still telling anyone who'll listen how great he thinks the New York Knicks will be this coming season, even in places as far-flung as South Korea. Rose, who signed with the Knicks this summer, traveled to Seoul for an Adidas promotional event this week, and during a press..." August 17

  • Derrick Rose’s Accuser Describes in Detail How He & His Buddies Gang Raped Her

    Total Pro Sports "New York Knicks fragile point guard Derrick Rose was traded from the Chicago Bulls this offseason and with that came a claim of rape by a former girlfriend of D-Rose that allegedly happened back in 2013. The rape accuser is suing Rose for $21 million for an alleged gang rape she claims happened in..." August 10

  • Drake Brought Out Derrick Rose During His Concert at Madison Square Garden Last Night

    Complex "Drake found himself once again at Madison Square Garden last night to perform the second of three shows in New York City as part of his ongoing Summer Sixteen tour with Future. In stark comparison to his first night in the Garden, Drake kept things a little more light and even got some shine from..." August 06

  • Jimmy Butler: I’m not the reason Derrick Rose was traded

    Larry Brown Sports "Jimmy Butler insists he had nothing to do with the Chicago Bulls’ decision to trade Derrick Rose, despite numerous reports over the past year indicating Butler and Rose did not get along. After a recent Team USA practice, Butler was asked about the perception that he ran Rose out of town." August 01

  • Derrick Rose's bid to dismiss sexual assault lawsuit denied by judge

    Sporting News "The sexual assault suit against Derrick Rose will go to trial after a judge denied the NBA star's request to throw out the case. U.S. District Court Judge Michael W. Fitzgerald ruled this week that the civil case against the Knicks guard will move forward, saying the plaintiff has a compelling..." July 29

  • Tom Thibodeau on Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah leaving Bulls: 'It doesn't last forever'

    CSN Chicago "The winds of change are becoming as constant in the NBA as it is in the NFL, as players and coaches are seemingly more associated with their own brands than they are their employers. Former Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau is living proof of that and wasn’t surprised the winds caught his former..." July 29

  • Rose refers to Knicks as 'superteam' "Derrick Rose's basketball journey couldn't have been going much better. After a championship game run in his one year of college at Memphis, Rose was drafted by his hometown Chicago Bulls, where the local kid linked in with gritty coach Tom Thibodeau and workaholic teammates such as Joakim..." July 22

  • Derrick Rose’s Rape Accuser Leaks Escort Emails to Claim Rose is Serial Sex Offender

    Bossip "A man accused of gang raping an unconscious woman with Derrick Rose repeatedly trolled for hookers just days after the alleged attack. That’s according to phone records filed by the unnamed woman’s lawyers, which show Ryan Allen reached out to nearly 30 sex workers, escort services and massage..." July 03

  • Jimmy Butler has 'no idea' why Bulls felt need to trade him or Derrick Rose

    Sporting News "The Bulls made one of the NBA offseason's biggest early moves by sending former league MVP Derrick Rose to the Knicks, and they almost sent away their second star player in Jimmy Butler. During the NBA Draft, reports were spreading that the Bulls were looking to trade the All-Star. Obviously no..." June 29

  • It certainly looks like Derrick Rose is recruiting Joakim Noah to Knicks

    New York Post "Is Derrick Rose already trying to make extra-nice with Knicks free-agent target Joakim Noah? The Rose recruiting may have already started as Rose and Noah, former Bulls teammates, were hanging out late Thursday at the 1Oak club in Manhattan. Rose will be introduced at a Knicks press conference..." June 25

  • Rose to wear No. 25 with Knicks in honor of Chicago hoops star

    New York Daily News "A new team, a new city and now a new jersey number for Derrick Rose. The new Knicks point guard will wear No. 25 in New York, which is a throwback for Rose, who wore the number in high school to honor slain Chicago hoops star Ben “Benji” Wilson. "I was honored to have that number," Rose told..." June 24

  • Phil Jackson: Rose trade is 'reinvigorating' for Anthony

    ESPN "Knicks president Phil Jackson believes the addition of Derrick Rose will be "reinvigorating" for Carmelo Anthony. Anthony expressed concern over the direction of the franchise after the season, wondering whether the Knicks planned to compete in the near future or undergo a long-term..." June 24

  • NY tabloids all made same Rose headline pun

    Awful Announcing "Ever come up with a great joke, get ready to share it and then realize 100 people have already made it? That’s probably how headline writers from the New York Daily News, New York Post and Newsday felt Thursday morning. Derrick Rose was traded to the Knicks on Wednesday, and one pun sprung to..." June 23

  • Why trading for Derrick Rose is a smart gamble for the Knicks – and a relief to Rose

    Yahoo! Sports "Derrick Rose is a Knick, and the collection of spare parts the Bulls received for him tells you all you need to know about how far the former MVP has fallen. Robin Lopez is a starting center, Jose Calderon is a serviceable guard and there is some who believe Jerian Grant will develop into a useful..." June 23

  • Derrick Rose traded to Knicks in deal involving Robin Lopez

    SB Nation "The Derrick Rose era in Chicago appears to be over. The Bulls have agreed to trade the former MVP to the New York Knicks in a deal involving Robin Lopez, according to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski and Shams Charnaria. Per the Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson, Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant will..." June 23

  • Knicks have discussions about trading for Derrick Rose

    ESPN "The New York Knicks are looking to upgrade their backcourt, and one player on their radar is Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. The Knicks have had internal discussions recently about trading for Rose, league sources tell ESPN. The Bulls' interest in trading Rose, 27, is unknown at this..." June 17

  • Five potential trade destinations for Derrick Rose

    Sportsnaut "While a lot of the talk surrounding the Chicago Bulls has involved Jimmy Butler, there’s a growing sense that the team might look to move former MVP Derrick Rose this summer instead. This makes a ton of sense for multiple reasons. First off, it’s become readily apparent that Butler and Rose..." June 16

  • Is Derrick Rose On His Way Out?

    Basketball Insiders "Yesterday, ESPN’s Chad Ford and Marc Stein revealed that the Minnesota Timberwolves are gearing up for a hefty offer to the Chicago Bulls for guard Jimmy Butler, suggesting a package built around the fifth overall pick and several roster players. There is little doubt that sounds attractive to..." June 15

  • Derrick Rose’s Rape Accuser Upset Lawyers Portraying Her as THOT

    Black Sports Online "A woman is suing Derrick Rose for $21 million saying Rose and his friends gang raped her. Rose has vehemently denied the accusation and questioned her motives for the lawsuit. She was deposed by Rose’s attorneys and was not happy about some of the questioning according the Jasmine Brand. The..." June 07

  • Derrick Rose’s Rape Accuser Claims He’s Trying to Intimidate Her

    Star Pulse "Derrick Rose's sexual assault accuser claims that he's attempting to intimate her in new court documents obtained by Bossip. The accuser says she has not told her parents that she was raped and does not plan to. Rose wants them to be deposed in the case. The Chicago Bulls guard has asked to..." May 30

  • Trading Rose or Butler should be Bulls' offseason priority

    Chicago Tribune "The Bulls can talk about finding value in any draft. They can have a strong plan to spend their roughly $23 million of salary-cap space in free agency. Management can support coach Fred Hoiberg and express belief in his potential for growth in his second season. But, really, one of two things..." May 22

  • Derrick Rose Wants Jane Doe’s Real Identity Revealed In Rape Case

    Bossip "Derrick Rose is blasting the woman accusing him of rape –in her $21 million dollar lawsuit against him – with the NBA star demanding the judge throw out her entire case unless she reveals her identity in the legal battle … or else he can’t build his defense to her baseless allegations Rose..." May 09

  • Derrick Rose counting on 'underdog mentality … to get back to the top'

    Chicago Tribune "Contrary to the growing perception Derrick Rose is disengaged or lacks awareness or shows no emotion, there are moments when he lets his guard down. They typically happen when the arena is mostly empty. He will dote on his toddler son before an early-evening workout at home games. Or he will..." April 19

  • Derrick Rose Demanded Rape Accuser Turn Over Used Condoms

    TMZ "Derrick Rose gave his rape accuser a list of demands prior to her deposition ... including one very odd request -- used condoms from the night she was allegedly gang raped. During preparation for a deposition in January ... Rose and his attorneys submitted a request for materials related to the..." April 17

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Butler on co-existing w/ Rose: "C'mon, man. That (expletive) always comes up when people lose. I'm tired of talking about that (expletive)."

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    Cody Westerlund @CodyWesterlund

    Bulls list Derrick Rose (elbow) and Taj Gibson (ribs) as doubtful for tonight.