One source told ESPN that Rose was "tired of being hurt" and that it was "taking a toll on him mentally".
Derrick Rose has been through a lot both on and off the floor during his National Basketball Association career and it may have finally taken its toll on him.
Wizards holding John Wall out two weeks due to knee discomfort, inflammation
Frazier has shown his ability to rack up assists when starting for Wizards this season with eight assists in his two starts. A prolonged absence from Wall could be trouble for Washington , but it's best to keep your best players healthy.
Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said he expected Derrick Rose to eventually return to the team after working through the "personal matter" that caused him to leave Wednesday. Rose has reportedly been uncommunicative with people around the organization over the past several days. Rose, unfortunately, has never been anywhere close to the same player since his time in his native Chicago.
Wojnarowski pointed out Rose left the New York Knicks without permission for a day last season and was fined and eventually apologized.
Here's Dwight Howard Making an Obscene Gesture at Cleveland Cavaliers Fans
The incident, a gesture made toward fans with his mouth, occurred in the second quarter of the Hornets' 100-99 loss in Cleveland. The Silver and Black began the season 4-0 before they beat the Hornets to break out of a four-game skid.
"I don't have a time frame, you know I want him to take his time", Lue said. He still has seven seasons and more than $80 million left on that deal. which will continue if he remains in the league.
The Cavs announced that Rose would be out for at least the next two weeks because of the ankle one week ago, and Rose then also was put in a walking boot. He first suffered the injury on October 20 in Milwaukee, when he landed awkwardly after a flagrant foul by Bucks center Greg Monroe. In seven games this season he is averaging 14.3 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.7 assists while shooting 47 percent from the field. Right now, it's just a jacked-up ankle. He signed a veterans minimum contract with the Cavs in the offseason.
Players Brawl During Broncos-Raiders Game
From there, a few smaller fights broke out as players from both squads rushed in to protect their teammates. The brawl was started by Crabtree, who blocked Talib all the way off the field and didn't let up.