Playing With Pain Not Just Part of Sports Lexicon
from Chicago Tribune
Every time Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau says it's up to Derrick Rose whether he can play with turf toe, he leaves the impression Rose's playing depends on how much agony he can endure. What Thibodeau really strives to make clear, based on conversations with two of Chicago's most respected sports physicians, is Rose can play without causing any more structural damage provided the pain isn't distracting enough to limit his game.
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