Recommendation: Rose continues to make progress, but patience should be preached in the process, as Thibodeau has previously stated that Rose must take part in full practice for an extended period before he'll gain clearance for game action. He remains out indefinitely, with a return after the All-Star break currently the best bet.
Update: Rose (knee) was able to endure more contact during Tuesday's practice, ESPN New York reports. Coach Tom Thibodeau said of Rose: "He's doing fine. He's been cleared for more contact so we went to the next step today."