Derrick Rose took his time recovering, which is good for him and the NBA in the long run, and says he is now 100 percent healthy. We’ve got a few glimpses of him hooping while on an international promotional tour with adidas, and now we learn that Rose will make his return to official NBA action on October 5th.
The Chicago Bulls released their pre-season schedule, and since D Rose is healthy he is expected to play in those games. They open against Memphis on October fifth, and the Bulls franchise point guard will make his return to the United Center on October 16th.
The Bulls released their preseason schedule on Thursday and it features games in Indianapolis, St. Louis and Rio de Janeiro before the first contest at the United Center on Oct. 16 against Detroit. [...]
The Bulls will start the preseason against Central Division rival Indiana on Sat., Oct. 5, then face Memphis at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. After that, they'll play the first NBA game in Brazil on Sat. Oct. 12 against Washington.
Earlier we learned that the Miami Heat will open up their season against Derrick and the Bulls, which fans will be greatly anticipating as the Bulls always fight the Heat tough, and now they are finally expected to be at full strength.