Derrick Rose Denies ESPN Magazine Quote about PEDs in NBA


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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