Derrick Rose Signs with Minnesota Timberwolves

Thursday, 03.08.18

Derrick Rose signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday, March 8, reuniting with former Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau as well as former Bulls teammates Taj Gibson, Aaron Brooks and Jimmy Butler.

“I’ve been knowing them and been in battle with them for years, so it’s comfortable,” Rose said. “I’m very comfortable. Usually when I’m comfortable, I play well.”

Derrick has been working out and preparing for this opportunity to help for a run at the 2018 playoffs. “I’ve just been staying ready and am coming here and trying to make it to the playoffs and I feel like I can help” Rose said. “I just want to win and help this team and franchise win.”