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HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 04: Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls wiats on the court during their game against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center on February 4, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

5 Players Derrick Rose Can Look To For Inspiration

After his latest injury Rose can still find hope by looking at these five athletes that have battled back from injuries too.

02/25/2015

WASHINGTON, DC JANUARY 9: John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards handles the ball against the Chicago Bulls during the game on January 9, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wall Finally Beats Rose as Wizards Top Bulls, 102-86

John Wall beat Rose head-to-head for the first time Friday night, getting 16 points and 12 assists in a 102-86 win over the Chicago Bulls.

01/10/2015

John Wall of the Washington Wizards puts up a shot between E'Twaun Moore and Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls during the second half of the Bulls 99-91 win at Verizon Center on December 23, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

John Wall vs. Derrick Rose Proved Well Worth Nearly Three-Year Wait

While the Wizards lost, 99-91, John Wall and Derrick Rose traded blows like titans, proving their matchup was well worth the nearly three-year wait.

12/24/2014

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Gilbert Arenas to Derrick Rose: You’re Worth What Someone Pays You

Gilbert Arenas, who’s still getting paid for a contract he signed in 2008 despite not having played since 2012, supports Derrick Rose: “ur worth what someone pays u.”

11/14/2014

Derrick Rose on the bench in a suit, a situation he's found himself in a lot in recent years. (Photos by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Charles Barkley Takes Exception to Derrick Rose’s ‘Flat-out Stupid’ Comments

Derrick Rose “could care less” what people think about him playing it safe on the bench, and Charles Barkley thinks that’s “flat-out stupid.”

11/14/2014

Jimmy Butler (right) of the Chicago Bulls has words with Kevin Seraphin (left) of the Washington Wizards as the two are separated during a preseason game at the United Center on Oct. 6, 2014 in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images).

Noah, Pierce Exchange Shoves, Wizards Beat Bulls

Chicago’s Joakim Noah and Wizards newcomer Paul Pierce exchanged minor shoves in the game, Derrick Rose’s first in his latest return to NBA action.

10/07/2014

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5 Reasons To Be Excited For The NBA Season

Last season was plagued by injuries to the league’s most noted stars, but this offseason proved to be full of action: the draft, big announcements, players sporting new jerseys, coaching changes and the controversies – just to name a few.

10/03/2014

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The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 Years

Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.

08/22/2014

Bulls guard Derrick Rose (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bulls Guard Derrick Rose Spotted on Bike Tour in D.C.

A photo snapped by a passerby and posted on Twitter showed Rose and his apparent tour guide stopped at a street corner on Constitution Avenue.

04/25/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

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