New York Knicks: Derrick Rose is back with the team
Jan 7, 2017; Indianapolis, IN, USA; New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose (25) dribbles the ball while Indiana Pacers guard Monta Ellis (11) defends in the second quarter of the game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports

New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose went missing right before Monday’s loss stirring up some controversy. Tuesday morning he was found.

Derrick Rose was missing in action during Monday night’s loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. After he was a late scratch from the starting lineup, reports poured in that the New York Knicks didn’t know where their point guard was.

According to Ian Begley of ESPN New York, The former MVP made a less than triumphant return to a Knicks practice facility on Tuesday where he was spotted with general manager Steve Mills.

Right now it seems like everything is going smoothly. The starting point guard is back with his team.

The Official New York Knicks Public Relations Twitter page posted a shot of the team practicing and you know who was back with the squad.

The whole thing feels like something that should be on the front page of

Until we know all the facts it’s hard to judge Rose. It’s also hard not to think: Same old Knicks.


I'm ESNY's Executive Editor for I cover the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets. Email: Chip Murphy covers the NBA for Elite Sports NY. You can find him on Twitter @ChipperMurphy.