Rose's pains could turn into gains

April, 6, 2012
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Jackson By Scoop Jackson
ESPNChicago.com
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Frustration manifests itself in many different forms.

In Derrick Rose, it's coming out with every shot missed after his first full-contact practice.

An s-bomb drops. A ball is punched to the other side of the court. This is not who he is, but it is who he's become. Having the game taken away -- even by injury -- can do that to a person. It can eat away at the chillest of demeanors.

"Is it frustrating?" I asked him immediately afterwards. "Frustrating as hell," he said back.

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TEAM LEADERS

POINTS
Derrick Rose
PTS AST STL MIN
15.9 4.3 0.5 31.1
OTHER LEADERS
ReboundsJ. Noah 11.3
AssistsJ. Noah 5.4
StealsJ. Butler 1.9
BlocksJ. Noah 1.5