"People lead in different ways," Rose said. "You have your leaders like Kobe (Bryant). He's more personal, he's more intimate and in your face about it. You have leaders like myself and you've got Tim Duncan, where we lead by example by coming in every day, being consistent with our workouts and just showing people that we're focused and we're trying to get better. I lead by example."
"Only thing I can do about that is say I gave it my all," he said. "I really tried. I had multiple times, many times, where I envisioned winning a championship here. It never happened, so I've got to take (those) visions and take them to New York."