Justin Rose has pulled out of an intended appearance in this weeks Memorial tournament with a lingering back injury. The Englishman missed last weeks BMW PGA Championship with the issue but said he was confident of being back in action in time for the US Open.However his chance for tournament practice is now limited to the FedEx St Jude Classic next week, with the US Open starting at Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania on June 16. Rose has not played since finishing in a tie for 19th place in the Players Championship at Sawgrass three weeks ago.Speaking to Sky Sports at Wentworth last week, 2013 US Open champion Rose said: I want to be 100 per cent fit, ready and focused for the US Open.Every day Im making progress and, although its important not to rush these things, Im upbeat and positive. Justin Rose is hoping to be fit to play in the US Open after pulling out of the BMW PGA Championship with a back injury Oakmont is exactly the type of golf course I love to play, its a classic, its tough and its got a reputation for being a real brute of a golf course and I relish that. All being well, my preparations are going to be extensive and Im really going to get to know that golf course as I did before I won at Merion. Jason Day heads the field at Muirfield Village The world No 10 would have been looking forward to the Memorial, an event hosted by golfing great Jack Nicklaus, after winning the tournament in 2010 and finishing second last season.The event, which takes place at Muirfield Village in Ohio, still boasts an ultra-competitive field including the worlds top three players Jason Day, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy. Also See: No US Open for Harrington Spieth wins Colonial Donte Jackson Panthers Jersey . 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Tampa Bay currently holds the last of the Atlantics three automatic bids to the playoffs, but the Maple Leafs are just one point behind. NEW ORLEANS -- James Harden capped a 26-point performance with a tiebreaking jumper with 28 seconds left, and the Houston Rockets held on for their third straight victory, 103-100 over the reeling New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night. Eric Gordon scored a season-high 35 points, but the Pelicans lost their seventh straight. Terrence Jones scored 23 and Dwight Howard added 12 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks for the Rockets, who trailed by as many as 17 in the second quarter and by eight with about four minutes to go. Harden had a hand in 12 of Houstons final 17 points, scoring 10 and assisting on Howards alley-oop dunk. Anthony Davis added 24 points for New Orleans, his sixth straight game with 20 or more, but Darius Miller missed a potential tying 3 in the final seconds. Jason Smith and Brian Roberts each added 10 points for New Orleans, but Smith missed a potential tying jumper from the top of the key with 12 seconds left. Chandler Parsons who had 17 points, then made one of two free throws for the final margin. The Rockets made things difficult for themselves by missing 16 of 41 free throws, and won despite leading for only 1:14 the entire game. The Pelicans led by 12 early in the third quarter after Davis jump shot, but Davis then committed three fouls in the span of 1:34, giving him four for the game and prompting coach Monty Williams to bring his star forward to the bench. Less than four minutes after Davis left the game, his former Kentucky teammate, Jones, tied the game at 68. 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