Done tempting fate

Reinsdorf regrets letting MJ play in '86, wisely won't do same with Rose

Updated: August 14, 2012, 5:02 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- You can't compare the injuries, and you shouldn't compare the men. But Derrick Rose has a drive to compete and a passion for basketball that even Michael Jordan admits is not unlike his own.

When Bulls chairman Jerry Reinsdorf said he plans to be conservative with Rose in his return to the court after rehab from his torn ACL, as he did this weekend in an interview with ESPN 1000, you can imagine Rose enduring some of the same frustrations that Jordan once experienced.

"I ...

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