Donatas Motiejunas will be removed from basketball activities for one to two weeks and be reevaluated, the Houston Rockets announced Friday.
Motiejunas has lower back pain.
HOUSTON (AP) -- Donatas Motiejunas scored 23 points and the Houston Rockets used a big run late in the fourth quarter to break open a close game and get a 107-94 win over the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night.
On a night when James Harden struggled offensively, Houston used a balanced scoring attack with six players in double figures to get the victory.
A driving layup by Victor Oladipo...
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Tristan Thompson blocks Donatas Motiejunas into another zip code during the Cleveland-Houston game.
Donatas Motiejunas scored 10 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter, leading the Houston Rockets over the Boston Celtics 93-87 Friday night for their fourth straight win.
Motiejunas also had 12 rebounds as the Rockets improved to 17-7 on the road, best in the Western Conference.
Houston led by 18 at halftime. The Celtics held the Rockets to 4-for-20 shooting in the third quarter...
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January 30, 2015
Houston Rockets seven-footer Donatas Motiejunas certainly isn't known for his strength, but the team isn't doing the forward/center any favors building gym cred with this shot from the weight room:
The 24-year-old Motiejunas, who's averaging 10.4 points and 5.9 rebounds in a productive campaign so far this season, offered an explanation for the 135-pound squat after some commenters...
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Donatas Motiejunas said he is happy with the Houston Rockets but also admitted he wants to play more and is unsure whether that will occur with the organization.
“I want to try for things to work out for me here but at the same time I want to play so we’ll see if this team has time for me or not on the court,” Motiejunas said.
Motiejunas played in 62 games and fell in and...
The Houston Rockets are attempting to trade Donatas Motiejunas.
Motiejunas has been unable to secure playing time with the Rockets.
Motiejunas is represented by Arn Tellem, who is also the agent of Omer Asik. The Rockets were unable to trade Asik last month.