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blake-griffin-jersey46 But that "All Day" guy does exist, and he threw expectations for Rose completely out of whack. In assessing Rose's availability going forward, it's important to keep two things in mind. First, Rose has not had a setback -- at least one has not been reported -- he's simply trying to get back on the early side of his timeline and doesn't yet feel comfortable. That brings me to the second point: It sounds as if the Bulls and Rose don't plan to turn him loose in game action until he is mentally -- not just physically -- ready. He appears to be progressing with his rehab and may return at any point, but he won't do so until he and his people believe he can ball without fear of re-injury. Fantasy owners trying to decide what to do with him should prepare for the possibility that he might not play at all this season, but if he does return, he should be able to crank out a good 80-90 percent of his typical production. In other words, if you can acquire Rose on the cheap for his upside in the final weeks of the fantasy season (when it matters most), go for it. On the flip side, if you can dump him on a desperate team that is willing to overpay, you should pull the trigger, in case he ends up sidelined the remainder of this season. My gut feeling is that we may see him back in action early next month, like March 3 versus the Indiana Pacers. That would allow him to take advantage of a very friendly schedule that has the Bulls playing just one back-to-back set in March and five sets where they have two days between games.Looking Back SUNDAY, FEB. 24 Highlights Dirk Nowitzki, Mavs: 30 points (11-for-19 FG, 4-for-4 3-pointers, 4-for-5 FT), 13 rebounds and 3 steals against the Lakers. Derrick Williams, Wolves: 23 points (9-for-15 FG, 5-for-5 FT), 12 rebounds and 1 block versus the Warriors. Jrue Holiday, 76ers: 30 points (12-for-24 FG), 3 3-pointers, 5 boards and 5 assists against the Knicks. Lowlights Metta World Peace, Lakers: 1 points (0-for-6 FG, 1-for-2 FT), 2 rebounds and 1 assist versus the Mavs. Nate Robinson, Bulls: 13 points (2-for-14 FG, 1-for-8 3-pointers), 3 rebounds and 4 assists against the Thunder. Jason Kidd, Knicks: 3 points (1-for-7 FG, 0-for-6 3s), 9 boards, 2 assists and 2 turnovers


against the 76ers. • The Oklahoma City Thunder has signed Derek Fisher for the remainder of the season. Fisher is good at securing wins for NBA teams and the National Basketball Player's Association, but not so much for fantasy teams. He averaged just 4.9 points per game last season with the Thunder and now is 38 years old. In other words, pay him no mind unless you are in an extremely deep league. • Jordan Crawford debuted with the Boston Celtics with two weekend games. Though he hit 4 of 10 from the field for 10 points Friday, he missed all four of his shots on Sunday, totaling just 29 minutes between the two games. Anthony Davis Jersey, Ricky Rubio Jersey, Blake griffin jerseyAnthony Davis Jersey, Blake griffin jersey, Ricky Rubio Jersey


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