Derrick Rose Is Bringing Back His High School Jersey Number With The Knicks

06.23.16 2 years ago 4 Comments
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Before his tumultuous career with the Chicago Bulls, Derrick Rose was a top high-school recruit at Simeon Career Academy. In those days, he wore No. 25 in honor of Ben Wilson, a Simeon high-school prospect who was killed in a shooting in 1984.

Now that Rose has been traded to the Knicks, he’s going back to his roots. The team tweeted a picture of Rose in a No. 25 jersey, as well as the jersey hanging in his new locker at Madison Square Garden.

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