Derrick Rose, born on October 4, 1988) in Chicago, Illinois, USA, is an American professional basketball player who serves as a point guard and plays for the NBA New York Knicks.
Position: G (No. 4)
Height: 1.88 meters / 6 feet 2
Team: New York Knicks
School: University of Memphis
Draft: 1st pick in the 1st round in 2008
Salary this season: $13.27 million
Derrick Rose was selected by the Chicago Bulls with the No. 1 pick in the first round of the 2008 NBA draft. In the 2010-11 season, the 22-year-old Rose ushered in his debut and won the NBA regular season Most Valuable Player (MVP), the youngest MVP in history; but his career was not smooth sailing, the cruciate ligament was torn (2012.4.28), Torn meniscus (2013.11.22) suffered 3 serious injuries to both knees, which cast a cloud over his career. He was traded to the New York Knicks on June 23, 2016, joined the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 25, 2017, and joined the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 9, 2018. Joined the Detroit Pistons on July 1, 2019.
Derrick Rose not only possesses superb physical fitness, but also possesses top-level offensive skills. Its ability to change direction and cut has been perfected, and it is an absolute nightmare for all one-on-one defenders. In 2011, the “Ross Clause” was added to the NBA’s new labor agreement, so that eligible outstanding young players could obtain a maximum salary contract that occupies 30% of the team’s salary cap earlier.
During the 2021 offseason, the Knicks extended Rose’s contract with Rose for three years at a price of $43 million.