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The Rockets' 7-foot Lithuanian Donatas Motiejunas is being assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, Houston's D-League affiliate.
Is it a chance to get his mojo back or a D-Mo showcase for a future trade?
D-Mo spent 7 games with the Vipers last season. He posted 20.3 ppg & 9.7 rpg in 34 mpg -- A stat line that makes you believe he's an NBA-ready player.
A trip to the D-League may be a positive move for the second-year big man. He's failed to find playing time in Kevin McHale's rotation even with injuries to Greg Smith and Omer Asik. He's tallied 19 DNP's this season.
Motiejunas has been a serious contributor to the Rockets only once this season, in a December 26 game against Memphis. D-Mo helped the Rockets find a gritty win with an outstanding defensive performance against Zach Randolph. Dwight Howard, Chandler Parsons and Jeremy Lin credited the win to D-Mo after the game and a national audience watched as Howard sat the entire fourth quarter i...
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This isn't the first time Houston Rockets star James Harden has been caught TRYING to buy a woman to show her off as "his girlfriend". Once again, Harden has been caught doing the very same thing, as it's being said that Harden paid a Houston stripper $100,000 to hangout with him for the night.According to a source, Harden wrote out a check -- for $100,000 -- to...
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.
It seems like a time when reality is starting to kick in just a bit.
The New York teams, or at least the Knicks, seem to be getting back to the norm.
A few teams are discovering their true identity such as the Lakers.
Let’s see how the teams stack up:
30. Milwaukee Bucks (7-26, Even): Whether this organization meant it or not, it is in good position to land a top three...
Jeremy Lin is dropping the Swoosh for the stripes.
Lin has bolted Nike to sign an endorsement deal with Adidas, the sneaker company announced Monday. Financial details were not included, but Adidas did say in a news release that Lin will be featured in upcoming “marketing initiatives” and “will play a role in the development of basketball footwear and apparel.”
In case you missed it, Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin decided to sign a new athletic shoe endorsement deal with Adidas and in honor of that, he decided to do something for the company.
In the below Instagram video, Jeremy has three stripes shaved into his head (Adidas company logo) as Dwight Howard, Patrick Beverley and Omri Casspi’s help:
Nice nice, J-Lin!
Lin image courtesy...
Veteran center Marcus Camby is rehabbing from surgery that repaired a torn plantar fascia in his left foot and hopes to return to the NBA this season, reports MyFoxHouston.com's Mark Berman. Camby told the news station that he's only able to jog on a treadmill at this point, but he is aiming to hit the hardwood in about a month.
He'd like to return with his hometown...
Tweet Dwight Howard‘s jettisoning of the Los Angeles Lakers for the Houston Rockets has been beaten into the ground over the past six months, and the questions probably won’t stop coming any time soon. With the Rockets set to face the a shorthanded Lakers team Wednesday a reporter was poised to ask Howard about the match up, to which Howard responded...
At times, NBA reporters have to ask certain questions to certain players who don’t exactly want to answer them.
During today’s Houston Rockets shootaround, a reporter asked Dwight Howard about the Lakers and well, D-12 decided to take a pretend cat nap to avoid the question:
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Dwight Howard pretends to sleep during interview [For The Win...
Dwight Howard is tired of talking about his one season in L.A. with the Lakers.
Howard was addressing members of the media when the question of his return to the Staples Center on Wednesday to face the Lakers came up.
Dwight as only he can, jokingly caught some zzz’s to show the media that he was tired of talking about it.
H/T CSN Houston
Like his towering teammate Dwight Howard, Houston Rockets point guard and former "Linsanity" legend Jeremy Lin has inked a deal with adidas, leaving Nike for greener pastures. "I'm really excited
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5TH QUARTER MAG - Exclusive sports rumors and gossipIs anyone expecting Jeremy Lin and Kanye West to collaborate on a new basketball sneaker? Probably not, but the possibility..Houston Rockets guard officially makes his move from Nike to Adidas