Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/14/12

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose won't play in Tuesday night's game versus the Sacramento Kings due to back spasms.

Rose didn't participate in Tuesday morning's shootaround and Bulls head coach Tom Thbodeau informed reporters this morning of the news.

Rose does not have structural damage in his back, a Monday meeting with a specialist determined.

General manager Gar Forman said Rose's issue is muscular and that the reigning MVP would continue to get treatment. He's listed as day-to-day.

The 23-year-old was sidelined for the past two games because of back spasms. He has missed an additional five games because of turf toe.

Rose is averaging 22.0 points and 7.8 assists this season.
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