Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni released from hospital

By Randy McIlvoy - Sports Director
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Head coach Mike D'Antoni of the Houston Rockets looks on during the first half of the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on February 04, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Rockets defeated the Suns 118-110.

HOUSTON - Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni, who was hospitalized since Friday with an intestinal virus, was released from the hospital on Tuesday.

D'Antoni hasn't coached the team's last two games and will not coach Houston's final regular season game on Tuesday against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The Rockets have won six straight games.

D'Antoni is expected to rejoin the team when they arrive back in Houston.

The NBA playoffs begin this weekend.

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