Originally Posted by Crystallas
Rose is injured. There is no smoke and mirrors behind the scenes to get him more rest. In fact, rest could be done by limiting his playing time, not by faking an injury.
I agree with this. Now, they could be begin cautious because Rose is prone to lying about how he feels cuz he always wants to play, but nothing more than that. Either way, I think he and Rip will be back and ready to go by next week.