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Derrick Rose signs with Minnesota, reunites with Thibodeau

For Derrick Rose, what's old is new again.

Rose has signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves, reuniting the 2011 NBA MVP with three mainstays from his days in Chicago: coach Tom Thibodeau and teammates Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson. The Timberwolves did not release contract terms, but a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press the deal is for the remainder of the season.

Rose was in uniform for the Wolves on Thursday night against Boston, but he didn't get in the game.

"The only thing I'm missing now is the opportunity," Rose told reporters in Minnesota earlier in the day. "Talking to Thibs, he sounds like he's going to give me the...