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Derrick Rose among 16 finalists for Team USA roster

LAS VEGAS NV - AUGUST 01:  Derrick Rose #41 2014 USA Basketball Men's National Team brings ball up court

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 01: Derrick Rose #41 of the 2014 USA Basketball Men's National Team brings the ball up the court during a USA Basketball showcase at the Thomas & Mack Center on August 1, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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Updated: August 5, 2014 9:49AM

After tearing up rookies and youngsters in Summer League practice with the Bulls back in June, Rose’s return took another step on Tuesday morning, as USA Basketball Managing Director Jerry Colangelo announced that Rose was one of 16 players selected finalists for the Team USA’s World Cup roster.


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