Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has waived guard D.J. Strawberry.

Strawberry (6-5, 201, Maryland) averaged 8.2 points and 1.0 steals in five preseason games this year. Strawberry was acquired by the Rockets from the Phoenix Suns on August 25, 2008 after a rookie campaign with the Suns in which he averaged 2.2 points on .315 (29-92) shooting in 33 games.

The Rockets roster now stands at 14 players.