Derrick Rose Denies ESPN Magazine Quote about PEDs in NBA

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Reigning NBA MVP Derrick Rose denied quotes attributed to him in an ESPN The Magazine report on the impact of performance-enhancing drugs in the league.

Yes, even The Mothership gets it wrong sometimes. The WWL’s print apparatus asked a group of NBA players to assess the influence of PEDs in their sport: 1 being the lowest, 10 the highest.

“Seven. It’s huge and I think we need a level playing field, where nobody has that advantage over the next person,” Rose said. According to the magazine.

But 2.5 hours before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals, Rose and the Chicago Bulls released a statement about the response, calling out it’s credibility.

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