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Derrick Rose: Not happy about the lockout

From the Chicago Tribune: “Everybody know it’s not [the players’] fault. If it was up to us, we’d be out there playing. I think it’s wrong. I know [the owners] can easily take care of it and not take advantage of people. “They’re not thinking about anything we’re saying. They’re not taking into consideration anything we’re trying to give them. […]

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It’s official: Two weeks will be lost

The first two weeks of the 2011-12 NBA season… …never to be. And that may be just the beginning. According to NBA commissioner David Stern: “We remain very, very apart on all issues. With every day that goes by, there will be further reductions on what’s left of the season.” Stern apparently expects the players to blink […]

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Speedy Stormy Rose

That’s D-Rose’s new nickname. In some parts of the world. According to the Focus Taiwan News Channel: “Derrick Rose, the NBA’s youngest Most Valuable Player (MVP) in history, was seen happily receiving a new Chinese nickname on Saturday during a two-day visit to Taiwan. Chosen by Taiwanese fans through an online poll recently, the nickname ‘Biao […]

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