Worrying about worst-case scenario

Derrick Rose will someday return to the court, but will it be at an MVP-level?

Updated: April 30, 2012, 10:16 PM ET
By Scoop Jackson | ESPNChicago.com

"I expect him to come back and fully recover and be better than ever." -- Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau

We all do. But at the same time, when we get down to what's really in the back of our minds, we know that thinking is extremely wishful. Hopeful. OK, I'll be the one to say it: Doubtful.

Not that we doubt Derrick Rose's ability to come back 100 percent from the ACL tear that ripped out Chicago's heart in a way not felt since Gale Sayers went down, but a simple flashback of ...

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