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Sport Report: Rose apologizes to Cavaliers teammates for absence

12:26  07 december  2017
12:26  07 december  2017 Source:   thescore.com

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Source: Rose apologizes to Cavs for absence . CLEVELAND -- Cavaliers guard Derrick Rose apologized to his teammates at shootaround on Wednesday for his recent absence and referenced frustration with his left ankle injury as the cause for his nearly two-week exile, a team source told ESPN.

Although some of his teammates had earlier said it wasn’t necessary, disgruntled Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Derrick Rose went ahead and offered an apology to the team Wednesday for any controversy and disturbance he caused after spending some time away to deal with an ankle injury

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The former NBA Most Valuable Player apologized to his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates at Wednesday's shootaround for his recent leave of absence, a team source told ESPN's Dave McMenamin.

He cited his frustrations over his left ankle injury as the reason why he needed to get away.

"He didn't have to, but he did," said head coach Tyronn Lue of Rose's apology. "He asked me could he talk to the team before we started shootaround and addressed the team. Everyone welcomed him back and is happy he is here, and that's it."

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CLEVELAND -- Cavaliers guard Derrick Rose apologized to his teammates at shootaround on Wednesday for his recent absence and referenced Several of Rose 's teammates , LeBron James included, already had said publicly that Rose did not owe them an apology for the time he missed.

A spokesman for the team said Rose is expected to address the media either Friday in Indianapolis ahead of Cleveland's road matchup with the Indiana Pacers, or the following day when the team returns home to Quicken Loans Arena to host the visiting Philadelphia 76ers.

Rose's teammates will speak with him on an individual basis in the coming days to check in on him, the source told McMenamin.

LeBron James stated previously that he wanted the best for Rose, and was hopeful his leave wasn't a sign that he was going to retire after 10 seasons.

Rose has missed the last 14 games, including Wednesday's meeting with the Sacramento Kings. Cleveland has reeled off 12-straight victories with veteran Jose Calderon running the point, and All-Star Isaiah Thomas expected to return to the lineup in the coming weeks following his recovery from a hip injury.

In his seven appearances, Rose has averaged 14.3 points, 2.6 rebounds, and 1.7 assists on 47 percent shooting in 26.9 minutes. There's currently no timetable for his return to action.

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