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Derrick Rose gets new deal from Bulls

Updated: December 22, 2011, 5:01 PM ET
ESPNChicago.com

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- Derrick Rose was going down the list, thanking just about everyone who helped him become one of the NBA's best players, when he looked to his right.

Seated off to the side was his mother, Brenda.

"I think I can finally say this now. Mom, I finally made it," he said.

Rose, the Chicago Bulls' superstar point guard and the league's reigning MVP, agreed Wednesday to a five-year contract extension. The contract is worth $94.8 million, a source told ESPN ...

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