Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose signs with Pistons

By Imanni Wright - Web Producer

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 07: Derrick Rose #25 of the Minnesota Timberwolves reacts to his three pointer during a 114-110 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on November 7, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry…

DETROIT - With NBA free agency frenzy beginning the Detroit Pistons reached an agreement with former NBA MVP Derrick Rose of the Minnesota Timberwolves, according to ESPN.  

The deal is for  two years and $15 million for the three-time NBA All Star. 

Rose is most notably known for his time with the Chicago Bulls as an explosive guard with blazing speed. After suffering two major injuries, Rose was forced to revamp his game. 

During his time with the Timberwolves, he started 13 times with 18 points per game and was ranked second in player effiency on the team. 

The highlight of his time in Minnesota was when he had his first 50 point game this past season. 

Rose will be entering his 11th NBA season. 

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