Everyone has an opinion on this Derrick Rose situation (here's mine), and no matter where you fall Derrick and his “obligation” to play, I think we can all agree on one point: This whole thing is a mess. And guess what, it could have all been avoided. Remember this? This was the day back in March when ESPN's Melissa Isaacson reported that a “team source” said Rose's doctor cleared him to play, setting in motion the building hoopla around when Derrick would officially return to the court. If that info hadn't been leaked then, Rose would not be taking anywhere close to the heat he's feeling right now.
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