Derrick Rose post-injury timeline

February 12, 2013|RedEye

April 28, 2012: Rose tears his ACL versus the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the playoffs.

June 26: Rose is announced as one of three players who will be on the cover of "NBA 2k13."

Aug. 13: Rose joins Twitter under the handle @drose.

Aug. 15: The first of adidas' "The Return" videos launches online.

Sept. 5: Rose announces he has become an equity partner with Giordano's pizza in Chicago and will also serve as its new national spokesperson.

Sept. 13: Rose becomes emotional when talking about his recovery, Chicago and the team at a lauch for his new adidas shoe, the DRose 3.

Nov. 1: Rose stars in his first ad for Giordano's.

Nov. 6: Rose shares pictures of his newborn son via Twitter.

Nov. 12: Rose begins making cuts in practice using his legs

Nov. 27: The sixth and final "Return" video, called "All In," drops.

Dec. 12: Rose wins RedEye's "Pop Person of the Year" award for 2012.

Dec. 28: Rose returns to noncontact practices.

Jan. 3, 2013: Rose starts traveling with the team again.

Jan. 9: Rose is dunking again and handling "predictable contact" in practice.

Jan. 31: Adidas releases the D-Rose 3.5, a variation of the D-Rose 3.

Feb. 12: In an interview with USA Today, Rose says he wants to be "110 percent" before returning, and that right now, he's "probably in the high 80s."

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