Unfortunate knee injuries to Derrick Rose and Iman Shumpert have made the Eastern Conference playoffs quite a bit clearer. Rose, who missed over a third of Chicago's games this season with a variety of injuries to his back, foot, ankle and groin, went down with a torn ACL with 1:20 left in the game while the Bulls had a 12-point lead. He is out for the year. Shumpert, who started 17 games in place of the injured Jeremy Lin went down with his own knee injury in the Knicks 100-67 loss to the Miami Heat.
The 2012 NBA playoffs have been disappointing. The playoffs that the shortened season produced have been devoid of any "legendary" performances. Whether you're looking at the tears to the knees of Derrick Rose and Iman Shumpert, or ... Read Post
Earlier in the day, Derrick Rose suffered a torn ACL. Iman Shumpert, a rookie guard for the New York Knicks, unfortunately followed in Rose's footsteps later on Saturday. Shumpert tore his ACL in Game 1 between the Knicks and the Mi... Read Post