Derrick Rose have already visited the Philippines in a series of exhibition games in July 2011 during the NBA lockout.
According to an announcement made by Adidas, Rose will "engage his fans through a variety of activities, such as a basketball competition, a party, meet and greet opportunities and social media campaigns."
One of the features of Derrick Rose visit is the basketball game of High School Players from the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand who will compete in a regional 3-on-3 basketball tournament.
Aside from Rose, adidas will also bring partner athletes Dwight Howard, Ricky Rubio, John Wall and others to 14 countries in two continents in an effort to “grow the game and showcase the latest from adidas Basketball.”
The 2013 adidas Basketball summer tours begin in China on June 30 until July 5 with the Quick vs Fast Tour, featuring some of the NBA’s best young point guards including Wall and Rubio.
Lakers center Howard, meanwhile, will visit Seoul, South Korea; Taipei, Taiwan; Hong Kong, Hangzhou, Chengdu and Beijing, China for his own D Howard Tour.
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