Nelson apparently passes on seeing Rose
Jameer Nelson could have seen Derrick Rose in the second round,
With Atlanta facing Chicago in the Eastern Conference
semifinals, Hawks spokesman Arthur Triche decided to have some fun
at the Orlando point guard’s expense and left him two tickets for
Game 1 on Monday night.
Triche says he ”took a page” from former Falcons coach Jerry
Glanville, who used to leave tickets for Elvis, leaving two seats
in the 300 level. As far as he knew, they weren’t used.
TV microphones caught Nelson telling Rose after the Magic lost
102-99 to the Bulls late in the season, ”I’ll see you in the
second round.” The Hawks spoiled that by eliminating Orlando in
the first round.
Triche says he might leave Nelson tickets for Game 3 in