Ty Lue jokes about Derrick Rose’s bathroom incident
Ty Lue had a little fun with Derrick Rose’s bathroom situation.
Rose revealed on Saturday that Lue got upset with him for not being available to be subbed into Friday’s game against the Indiana Pacers because he was in the restroom. Rose had 14 points in 15 minutes and was clearly hot in the game, as he had made 6 of 8 shots, including 2-for-3 on three-pointers.
Speaking about the matter on Sunday, the Cleveland Cavaliers head coach said that a player who’s that hot should hold it in next time.
Tyronn Lue had a comical response to Derrick Rose having to use the restroom in the beginning of the fourth quarter on Friday when Lue tried to sub him in. "Yeah, I’m holding that," Lue said Sunday. "If I’m playing that good, I’m going to hold it. Get a… https://t.co/w95WUnpkZV
— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) January 28, 2018
Rose remains perplexed that the bathroom issue doesn’t come up more frequently. He noted on Saturday that he tends to go to the bathroom during games.
“Guys are out there for two hours straight … and nobody takes a bathroom break. It blows my mind, bro! Whenever I come out of the game, I go right to the restroom, hydrate, and I’m right back at it.”
Rose may now have learned his lesson that he needs to find out what Lue’s plans are for him before he leaves the court to utilize the facilities.