Timberwolves wish to re-sign Derrick Rose, report says | NBA


Derrick Rose’s keep in Minnesota might final somewhat bit longer. 

Based on a report from The Athletic, the Timberwolves are keen on re-signing Rose, who was on a one-year, $2.1 million contract this season. The transfer could be mutual as the purpose guard needs to stick with his longtime head coach Tom Thibodeau. 

Per the Athletic: 

No query that they’re keen on bringing Rose again. Thibs actually heard loads of questions when he first introduced Rose in. However in that position as a combo guard off the bench, Rose was good. He performed stable protection, scored effectively and was a terrific teammate.

The query shall be can he keep wholesome for a full season? His physique simply retains betraying him, and he missed a while with a sprained ankle throughout his stint with the Wolves.

Rose signed with Minnesota as a free agent in March after he was traded by the Cavaliers after which waived by the Jazz in February.

The 29-year-old appeared in 9 regular-season video games with Minnesota, averaging 5.eight factors and 1.2 assists, however he did not begin in any of them. Nevertheless, he had a powerful postseason exhibiting in opposition to the Rockets, placing up 14.2 factors, 2.6 assists and 1.eight rebounds per sport. 

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