Posts tagged "acl"

Rumor time: Did Derrick Rose "stretch" his ACL graft?

How much reliability do you put into a "friend of a friend" source? A high salt diet is recommended for the following, but the chain of a "friend of a friend said" game ends with someone in Dr. Cole's office saying Rose stretched his ACL graft during recovery which is why he didn't come back this season...

What to make of Derrick Rose's latest comments

After Derrick Rose did the USA Today interview, he opened himself up to the local media as well. It was easy to look at his USA Today comments and figure they were generalizations meant to purposefully be vague and offer no real specific information. Thus dismissing the idea that there's something wrong with Rose wasn't particularly difficult. It's much more difficult to look at his comments to the local beat writers and say the same...

Derrick Rose sees specialist in Alabama, but ahead of schedule

News leaked out a couple of days ago that Derrick Rose took a rehab trip to Alabama to see highly regarded surgeon Dr. James Andrews whom repaired Jamal Crawford's ACL in 2001. The news set off a minor flurry of worry as to the state of Derrick's ACL. As I said on twitter, I don't know what to make of this, but you typically don't go see a specialist because everything is going great...
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Derrick Rose surgery details emerge

The Chicago Bulls held a press conference on May 15th where Dr. Cole discussed the details of Derrick Rose's successful knee surgery...