Derrick Rose accepted an invitation to participate in the Skills Competition during All-Star Weekend, league sources told Shams Charania of The Athletic.

This year’s All-Star Game will be held in Chicago, marking a homecoming for Rose.

Rose is averaging 17.5 points and 5.8 assists this season for the Pistons.

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He’s also doing great things outside of the lines. 

Before playing against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday, Rose took the time to meet with a fan who is a two-time survivor of non-hodgkin’s lymphoma.

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