Report: Rose eyeing two-year deal with the Pistons

By Global on Jun 30, 2019 07:13 AM

FILE - MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MARCH 11: Derrick Rose #25 of the Minnesota Timberwolves drives to the basket during the game against the Golden State Warriors on March 11, 2018 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images) staff report

After a resurgent season in Minnesota, Derrick Rose is hoping to continue his mid-career rebirth in Michigan. The former Kia MVP and three-time All-Star is expected to meet with the Pistons on Sunday (Monday, PHL time), per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, in hopes of coming to terms on a two-year contract.

Rose averaged 18.0 points on 48.2 percent shooting, including a career-best 37.0 percent from three last season. The former No. 1 overall pick has not played 70 games or more in a regular season since 2010-11, but showed enough staying power with the Timberwolves to garner interest this offseason.

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