The Clippers met with unrestricted free-agent guard Derrick Rose on Wednesday in Los Angeles, but the two sides did not reach a deal, according to an NBA executive who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.
The Clippers can only offer Rose the mid-level exception of $8.4 million for one season.
Rose played in 64 games last season for the New York Knicks, averaging 18.0 points and 4.4 assists a game. He made 47.1% of his field goals, 21.7% of his three-pointers.
Rose is coming off surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee.
In need of a backup center, the Clippers also met with unrestricted free-agent center JaVale McGee on...