Will Yoder
Friday February 17th, 2012

Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is a game-time decision on whether he will play tonight or sit out once again due to a lower back injury, according to ESPN.

"I know that it's going to be sore a little bit, but I know that I don't want to deal with it during the game, where it gets tight, then it gets irritated," Rose said. "I think I'm going to come back when I'm ready."

The 23-year-old MVP has missed eight games this season, five with turf toe and three so far with a lower back injury.  He could very well miss tonight’s game in Chicago against the Boston Celtics. This season Rose is averaging 22 points, seven assist, and 3.4 rebounds per game.

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