The Return Part II is officially underway. Derrick Rose took the court for USA Basketball on Monday, in what was the first day of training camp for the 2014 World Championships.
Some were surprised by Rose’s willingness to play for Team USA after the way his last few seasons have gone with injury, but one day in — so far, so good.
While you certainly can’t read too much into the first day of training camp, one can easily gather from this dunk video that Rose still has his trademark explosiveness:
When Rose suits up for Team USA in a real game, then it’s safe for Chicago Bulls fans to get real excited for the upcoming season. Until then it’s definitely a case of wait and see.