Carmelo Anthony to Derrick Rose: Hurry up
However, their momentum has seen an unexpected roadblock in the form of Rose’s legal trouble for gang rape allegations. As it stands, the former Most Valuable Player will have to wait until the end of his trial before he can rejoin the Knicks.
The team’s leader, Carmelo Anthony, had something to say on the matter.
Carmelo on Rose: "If I was (Hornacek) I’d be calling Derrick and telling him, ‘Hurry up. Figure it out and hurry up back.' " https://t.co/ouu1N0cFZd
— Al Iannazzone (@Al_Iannazzone) October 14, 2016
It’s likely that Anthony’s comments echo the sentiment inside New York’s locker room, but with things of this gravity, it’s easier said than done.