Derrick Rose Bio, Net Worth And Career

Derrick Rose Bio, Net Worth And Career

An American professional basketball player of the National Basketball Association (NBA), Derrick Martell Rose is also known as Derrick Rose. Currently he is a free agent. Born in October 4, 1988 and raised in the Englewood area, also known as one of the most dangerous neighborhoods on Chicago’s South Side.

Derrick Rose is the third son of his parents after Dwayne, Reggie and Allan and all three were talented in the basketball. He also used to play basketball during his college days for one year in Memphis Tigers before being drafted first overall by his hometown Chicago Bulls. At the age of 22 he became the youngest player to win the NBA Most Valuable player Award and also gained the name NBA Rookie OF the Year.

Derrick Rose

Rose struggled with his injured knee since his 2010-11 MVP campaign. Rose tore his ACL in his left knee in the first round of the 2012 NBA playoff and required surgery and was subsequently sidelined for the entire 2012 and 2013 season.

Achievement and Awards

  • McDonald’s All-American in 2007
  • Illinois Mr. Basketball in 2007
  • Third-team All-American –AP, NABC in 2008
  • NBA Rookie of the Year in 2009
  • NBA Skills Challenge champion in2009
  • 3x NBA All-Star (2010-2012)
  • NBA Most Valuable Player in 2011
  • All-NBA First Team in 2011

Personal life

Derrick Rose is a Christian. The faith that he has spoken saying, “God does everything for reason”. He has several tattoos about his faith. Rose’s girlfriend gave a new life to this world on October 9, 2012 and named Derrick Jr. In 2016 he was involved in a federal civil lawsuit to “assess whether he and two friends raped his former girlfriend”. And in the same year he was cleared by an eight-member jury and absolved of wrongdoing.

Net worth, Salary and Endorsements

Derrick Rose net worth is $85 million and his current earning salary is $18.8 million playing for The Chicago Bulls. And has an additional $10 million as his endorsements every year.

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