Home Sport Sports. games. Derrick Rose to Clippers: Pistons star to team up with...

Sports. games. Derrick Rose to Clippers: Pistons star to team up with Kawhi Leonard and Paul George in LA; reports…

Sports. games. The Detroit Pistons are considering a trade deal to send Derrick Rose to the Clippers, according to some rumours on NBA Twitter.The Los Angeles Clippers bowed out of the playoffs in a spectacular implosion, blowing double digit leads in their last 3 games of the season to give up a 3-1 series lead.Kawhi Leonard and Paul George were shut down by the Nuggets in Game 7. The duo combined for just 24 points on 10-of-38 shooting from the floor. This was Doc Rivers’ third loss from a 3-1 advantage in his coaching career.Clippers seeking a trade deal for Derrick Rose from Detroit PistonsFormer NBA MVP and #1 pick of the 2008 NBA draft Derrick Rose signed a 2-year, $15 million deal with the Detroit Pistons last summer. He repaid the faith of the franchise by averaging 18.1 points and 5.6 assists per game in just 26 minutes off the bench.A number of journalists considered him to be a worthy Sixth Man of the Year contender – a prize bagged by Montrezl Harrell of the Clippers.Chris Haynes has now reported that Clippers are looking to get Derrick Rose to LA and team him up with Kawhi Leonard and Paul George. The trio could cause some serious damage next season, provided the Clippers sort out their ‘team chemistry’ issues.Also Read: ‘Clippers are going to break up’: Kendrick Perkins discloses Lou Williams and 2 more players will leave LAThe Clippers are reportedly looking to acquire Derrick Rose since their 2nd round exit.(per @ChrisBHaynes) pic.twitter.com/KYuWUK3E4N— Basketball Forever (@Bballforeverfb) September 18, 2020Lou Williams is among the 9 players on the Clippers’ payroll for the 2020-21 season. The 33-year-old has also been rumored to be on the trading block after his poor performances in the series against the Nuggets.A like-for-like trade sending Williams to Detroit makes financial sense. Rose is also a willing facilitator and a talented passer, but he doesn’t have the shooting ability of Williams.How he fits onto the Clippers roster will be a problem for Doc Rivers should the veteran coach stay on next season.
Read More

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

How can I tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19?

Last Updated : Oct 01, 2020 01:54 PM IST | Source: AP Body aches, sore throat, fever, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue and headaches are symptoms shared by the two. How can I tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19?It’s impossible to tell without a test. Influenza and COVID-19 have such similar symptoms, you…

Cardiac arrest common in sick Covid-19 patients

Photo for representational purpose only. iStock New York, October 1 Cardiac arrest is common in critically ill patients with Covid-19 and is associated with poor survival, particularly among patients aged 80 or older, say researchers. The findings, published in the journal The BMJ, could help guide end-of-life care discussions with critically ill patients with Covid-19…

Beware: Vitamin D deficiency can make you obese and lead to stunted growth

Vitamin D, or the ‘Sunshine Vitamin as it is also known as, is one of the essential nutrients that makes your bones and teeth stronger, wards off infections and diseases and keeps you cheerful. This fat-soluble vitamin can also bring down your risk of cancer, autoimmune diseases, heart disease and diabetes. But unfortunately, as many…

COVID-19 cases decline, deaths increase in Chandigarh as September ends

Naina MishraTribune News ServiceChandigarh, October 1 As September comes to an end, the Union Territory has started to witness a decline in the number of positive COVID-19 cases, and daily tests.  However, COVID deaths have increased with every passing week.  September has recorded 100 COVID-19 deaths whereas August reported only 39 deaths.  At least three…

Recent Comments