Rick Adelman is out as head coach of the Houston Rockets, after four years on the bench. The Associated Press, courtesy of espn.com, has the story, below.

Former Houston Rockets head coach Rick Adelman

Rick Adelman is out as coach of the Houston Rockets.

The team announced that the Rockets and Adelman "have mutually agreed to part ways." Adelman's contract expires on June 30.

General manager Daryl Morey said in a statement Monday night that the decision came after "numerous discussions and careful consideration."