Derrick Rose receives a standing ovation from the Chicago Bulls fans

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Photo: AP/Ralph Freso

For the second time in his career, Derrick Rose returned to the United Center as an opponent and received a warm welcome from the Chicago Bulls fans.

The experienced point guard had 24 points and eight assists in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ dominant win over the Chicago Bulls (94-119).

Rose, who remains a fan favourite in Chicago, received a standing ovation from the Bulls fans as well as MVP chants.