Derrick Rose had a bounce-back season with the Minnesota Timberwolves, and now it appears he’s on the move.
The free-agent guard and the Detroit Pistons want to hammer out a two-year contract when the sides meet on Sunday, according to ESPN. In 51 games last season, Rose averaged 18 points, 4.3 assists and 2.1 rebounds per game while playing 27.3 minutes per game.
The oft-injured former MVP played just 25 games during the 2017-18 season with Cleveland and Minnesota. When the Timberwolves snapped a 13-year playoff drought that season, Rose averaged 14.2 points and 2.6 assists during the team’s five-game first-round loss to Houston. Minnesota went 36-46 and missed the playoffs in 2018-19,
NBA free agency officially begins Sunday at 6 p.m.