HoopsHype Donatas Motiejunas Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: November 22, 2014 | 10:18 PM

Jenny Dial Creech

Chandler Parsons with a very hard foul on Motiejunas.

Earl K. Sneed

This might get extra chippy after Parsons tackles Motiejunas on a layup attempt with 3:14 left. #DALatHOU

Jonathan Feigen

Parsons takes down Motiejunas with a hard foul. People seem agitated.

Jonathan Feigen

Or should that be D-Mo vs. D-No? Motiejunas just got a tough call, out with three fouls.

Nikos Varlas

Marjanovic grabbed 17 rebounds!That's his personal best & it's the 2nd best during the last 5 years in a @Euroleague game behind @Donatas Motiejunas

Chip Crain

Papanikolaou in for Motiejunas

David Hardisty

This move by Donatas Motiejunas was awesome -- he completely fakes out Serge Ibaka. youtube.com/watch?v=IUdsNj…

Jonathan Feigen

Motiejunas is 1 of 2, but game has been typical of his play this season. He's not scoring, but he's playing very well in a variety of ways.

Keith Pompey

#HoustonRockets starters: Trevor Ariza, Donatas Motiejunas, Dwight Howard, James Harden, Isaiah Canaan

Jerry Zgoda

Same starters as Miami game for Wolves: Zach, KMartin, Thad, Pek, Wiggins. Rockets are starting Ariza, Motiejunas, Howard, Harden, Canaan

Jonathan Feigen

Just a few Minn-Hou connections: McHale, Dunn, Bickerstaff, Buckner, David Adelman, Motiejunas (technically a Minn pick), Budinger, Martin.

Jonathan Feigen

Motiejunas finds his shot just in time. His 3 at the buzzer gives him 12 and Rockets a 56-48 halftime lead. D-Mo was 3 of 13 coming in.

Jonathan Feigen

Motiejunas was 0-for-season (five) on 3-pointers before hitting a corner trey for 35-33 Rockets lead.

Jonathan Feigen

Francisco Garcia checks in -- at the four. On floor with Harden, Daniels, Terry and Motiejunas.

Jenny Dial Creech

Rockets forward Donatas Motiejunas said he is completely focused on defense tonight against Warriors.

Jonathan Feigen

Failed to mention earlier, but Motiejunas, Canaan starting w/ Jones, Beverley out; and for SA, Baynes, Bonner starting for Splitter, Duncan.

Ira Winderman

Looking like I won't have to spell Motiejunas on deadline.

Jonathan Feigen

With Black, Jones out and Motiejunas in foul trouble, Joey Dorsey getting early minutes.

Jason Lieser

Houston is down starting PF Terrance Jones. His replacement, Donatas Montiejunas, picked up 2 fouls in first 90 sec.

Jonathan Feigen

It took Motiejunas 89 seconds to pick up two fouls and head to the bench. Papanikolaou checks in at four.

Jonathan Feigen

With Terrence Jones out, Motiejunas starting at power forward for Rockets. Black and Jones inactive.

Joseph Goodman

TONIGHT'S STARTERS #Heat: Cole, Wade, Deng, S.Williams, Bosh #Rockets: Beverley, Harden, Ariza, Motiejunas, Howard

Derek Bodner

When Donatas Motiejunas switched on to Tony Wroten, the only thing Tony was thinking about was drawing that foul.

David Hardisty

That Donatas Motiejunas-to-Dwight Howard alleyoop slam on the Sixers Chris Johnson. youtube.com/watch?v=WKRsdk…

Eric Pincus

Rockets taking options on Terrence Jones and Donatas Motiejunas @BBallInsiders basketballinsiders.com/houston-rocket…

Jonathan Feigen

Rockets pick up fourth-year options on Terrence Jones, Donatas Motiejunas blog.chron.com/ultimaterocket…

Jonathan Feigen

Rockets pick up fourth year options on contracts of Terrence Jones and Donatas Motiejunas, source said. Both signed through 15-16.

Steve Luhm

How can I get Kostas Papanikolaou right and Adam Silver wrong? Holy Donatas Motiejunas!

Jonathan Feigen

That whole Motiejunas thing did not work so well. He takes a seat. Tarik Black in at center.

Jonathan Feigen

Dwight picks up his fourth foul 67 seconds into the second half. This time, Motiejunas checks in for him.

Kevin Pelton

Six of the 10 players on the court now are lefties (Henry/Randle/Davis for the Lakers, Harden/Papanikolaou/Motiejunas for the Rockets).

Jonathan Feigen

As for the next moves, the contract options of Motiejunas and Jones will be picked up, as we reported early in camp, but not until Thursday.

Jonathan Feigen

Motiejunas hits his first shot, a falling, off-hand hook. A tougher shot than any of the 11 he missed on Wednesday.

Jenny Dial Creech

McHale said he wants to see Donatas Motiejunas provide some defense and rebounding at the 4 - would like to see that spot have more depth.

Jonathan Feigen

Appears Francisco Garcia (ankle) out for Dominicans vs. US today. Wise to target Thur. Good days for Rockets Motiejunas, Papanikolaou in WC.