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Derrick Rose Brought to Tears by Touching Video Tribute from Chinese Fans

D-Rose was overwhelmed by the love from these fans. 

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Injuries have left Derrick Rose a shadow of his former self but Chinese fans still love him.

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Rose is in China currently promoting his new shoe and was in the northern city of Shenyang on Saturday. During an event there, he was shown a video with messages from many of his Chinese superfans. They encouraged him to keep fighting to return to his pre-injury form. They shared stories of how his perseverance inspired them to recover from their own injuries. They called him their hero. 

The video struck a chord with Rose, who was overcome with emotion after seeing the outpouring of support. 


Rose is a bonafide superstar in China, even more than he is in the U.S. Back in 2015, only Kobe Bryant sold more jerseys in China than Rose

[via Reddit]