While the Best of the Rest in College Basketball duke it out on the Court at the NBA's Pre-Draft Camp in Orlando..those set to be picked at the Top of the Draft make their Debut at the Disney Wide World of Sports Complex..
That includes former University of Memphis star Freshman guard Derrick Rose.
He's not down at Mickey's Kingdom to be worked out...rather, he's there to be poked and prodded, measured and weighed...plus be interviewed by Team General Managers, as well as all the assembled media.
Rose and Kansas State Freshman Phenom Michael Beasley are picked to go 1 and 2 in the June Draft....
But, which one will go First?
Former Tiger Joey Dorsey, who IS working out at the camp, caused somewhat of stir by saying Rose will go Number Two to Miami, which needs a point guard, while Beasley will go Number One to Chicago..
"Joey's going to be Joey. Everybody knows that," Rose said.
"He was just in the arcade room and I was just asking him, what
was he thinking? He was just playing around. If anybody knows, it
wouldn't be Joey."
Kansas State Star Michael Beasley adds:
"Joey, he's got this car that takes him to the future
sometimes," Beasley said. "He must have just got back from the
And Rose simply dismissed the proclamation as Dorsey looking for
The Chicago Bulls own the First Pick in the Draft and reportedly covet Rose, a hometown product...but then, so do the Miami Heat, who have the Number Two pick.
The NBA Draft is June 26th.