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15-7, 2nd in Southwest
Rockets hand Lakers fourth straight loss (1:02)

You can find Eric Gordon downtown

Considering Gordon's accuracy from outside during the Rockets' 134-95 win over the Lakers on Wednesday night, why did he take one shot inside the line? His previous high on 3-pointers this season was seven when scoring a season-high 27 points vs. the Spurs.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Donatas Motiejunas had until tonight to show up for his physical with the Rockets and didn't. A source said a decision hasn't been made regarding if the Rockets will pull the offer sheet.

ESPN Stats and Information  

The Rockets' 39-point win over the Lakers on Wednesday was the largest by either team in the 211-game history of the series. Eric Gordon led the Rockets with 26 points off the bench. He was 8-12 on 3-pointers, hitting the most 3-pt FG off the bench in Rockets history.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets rolled past the Lakers, 134-95. Rockets set season-highs in points and assists (35). The Rockets won their 15th game in their 21st game of the season. Houston didn't win its 15th game last season until the 27th game.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets with a season-high 31 assists against the Lakers.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Eric Gordon has made a career-high eight three-pointers as the Rockets lead the Lakers 106-77 after three quarters. Gordon has a game-high 26 points.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Lou Williams made a 66-foot shot at the halfcourt buzzer for the Lakers. But the Rockets lead 67-55. Eric Gordon with 17, James Harden has 16. Houston shooting 50 percent from the floor. Williams? He's got 17.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets scored a season-high in first quarter points as they lead the Lakers, 43-27. Eric Gordon with 12 points off the bench. Nene with seven and James Harden has 10. Lakers committed 10 first quarter turnovers, four from Lou Williams and three from Julius Randle.

Capela declares his authority with monster slam (0:20)

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Lakers starters for the Rockets game: Julius Randle, Luol Deng, Timofey Mozgov, Marcelo Huerta and Jordan Clarkston. It's the ninth different starting lineup for the Lakers this season.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Calvin Murphy. Rockets legend. Hall of Famer. Rockets-Lakers tonight.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Coach Luke Walton told the media, the Lakers D-League team's video coordinator Adam Cave, 22, passed away in a motorcycle accident. "I really enjoyed the few months I got to know him," Walton said.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Lakers coach Luke Walton didn't announce his starting lineup for the Rockets game. "Still thinking about it," he said. Lou Williams, who leads the league in scoring (18.4) off the bench, could move into the starting lineup. Williams has scored 78 points the last two games off the bench.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Nick Young (right calf) is doing some basketball activities but Lakers coach Luke Walton said he's still not ready to return. Young made the trip to Houston to workout.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart received a flop warning from the NBA for his exaggerated dive at the end of Monday's 107-106 loss to the Houston Rockets. As Al Horford's last-second layup attempt rolled off the rim, Smart embellished contact chasing a rebound in hopes of a whistle. Smart is only the fourth player to receive a warning this year.

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13hChris Forsberg

PG Thomas returns to Boston to treat injury

PG Isaiah Thomas, who has been suffering from a groin strain, was sent home from the Celtics' road trip to treat his injury.

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1dCalvin Watkins

Donatas Motiejunas wait continues for Rockets

The Rockets say they are hoping to add Donatas Motiejunas back into their rotation, but the saga involving the restricted free agent remains unsettled.

Bad look for Donatas Motiejunas to no-show physical? (1:32)

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Lakers' injury report for Wednesday's game in Houston:

Mike D'Antoni says Rockets would welcome Motiejunas back (0:23)

Team Stats

Points Per Game111.12nd
Rebounds Per Game44.017th
Assists Per Game24.14th
Points Allowed107.424th

Team History


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