Derrick Rose receives standing ovation and MVP chants in return to Chicago

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Detroit Pistons' Derrick Rose in action during an NBA preseason basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, in Philadelphia. The 76ers won 106-86. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Derrick Rose returned to Chicago on Friday night and received a standing ovation and MVP chants from the Bulls fans.

The guard of the Detroit Pistons is considered Chicago’s favourite athlete. He led the Bulls to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2011 and was also named the MVP in the 2010/11 season.