Derrick Rose Suffers Meniscus Tear In Right Knee, Out Indefinitely

Views 11,372
Comments 0
0

Derrick Rose left last night's game against the Blazers after injuring his knee on a non-contact play, and the basketball world was waiting with bated breath to get the MRI results. 

It's not the worst scenario, as it was not an ACL tear, only his meniscus, but he will miss time and is out indefinitely.  

 

Subsequent examinations and an MRI confirmed a medial meniscus tear to his right knee, which will require surgery. Rose is out indefinitely, and will not accompany the team on the rest of its current road trip.

This is obviously more frightening because Rose is coming off recovery from his ACL injury, and could be a sign that he may have trouble staying on the court in the future. Ths Bulls are already without their starting two guard Jimmy "Buckets" Butler with turf toe, and will be hard-pressed now to keep pace with Indiana and Miami in the East. 

[Via]

Comments 0

You may also like

HEADLINES & RUMORS

Wire news

Raptors 100, Nets 95 22 Apr 2014 at 10:41pm
Pacers 101, Hawks 85 22 Apr 2014 at 10:00pm
Tennessee names Tyndall as coach 22 Apr 2014 at 8:07pm
Baylor's Austin enters NBA Draft 22 Apr 2014 at 8:00pm
Warriors plan to build new arena 22 Apr 2014 at 6:00pm
Clippers 138, Warriors 98 22 Apr 2014 at 2:00am
Grizzlies 111, Thunder 105 (OT) 22 Apr 2014 at 12:00am
Duke lands Rice transfer Obi 21 Apr 2014 at 10:06pm
Corbin out as Jazz coach 21 Apr 2014 at 8:26pm
NBA roundup: Knicks fire Woodson 21 Apr 2014 at 6:44pm
Trail Blazers 122, Rockets 120 (OT) 21 Apr 2014 at 2:00am
Wizards 102, Bulls 93 20 Apr 2014 at 10:03pm
Heat 99, Bobcats 88 20 Apr 2014 at 6:17pm
Spurs 90, Mavericks 85 20 Apr 2014 at 4:00pm
NBA OK with officials' call on Paul 20 Apr 2014 at 2:47pm