Derrick Rose misses Knicks’ blowout loss to Spurs due to health and safety protocols

A late announcement that point guard Derrick Rose was unavailable threw the Knicks’ rotation further in flux, and the team responded with an absolute dud — a blowout defeat Tuesday night to the Spurs, 119-93, with a ho-hum defensive effort. It snapped a three-game winning for the Knicks (18-18), who’ve hit the halfway mark of the abbreviated season at .500. Rose had started the three previous games at point guard but was announced pregame as entering the league’s health and safety protocols. The Knicks did not say whether Rose tested positive for COVID-19 or came in contact with another infect…

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