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Rose Looks To Bounce Back In Portland

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Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose (Photo Credit: Getty Images, By: Christian Petersen)

There haven’t been many times this season when Derrick Rose has disappointed. And the few times he has, he’s always found a way to get redemption.

On February 2, Rose went for 32 points and 11 assists in a Chicago Bulls’ win against the Los Angeles Clippers. He wanted revenge for a game earlier in the season when he missed a free throw that led to a Clippers win in Chicago.

On Saturday against Golden State, Rose had a season high nine turnover and was held to a pedestrian 14 points in a Bulls’ 101-90 loss.

“Of course it bothered me that night,” Rose said. “I watched a lot of film. I’m going to try to be aggressive like I have all year. Just do opposite of what I did in the last game.”

That’s not a good sign for the Portland Trail Blazers. If Rose feels that he has something to prove on Monday night then it could be a big night for him and Bulls.

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