4:28 AM EDT, Sun April 20, 2014

Fantasy Update

16 hours ago
Rockets coach Kevin McHale said that it's possible he'll pair Dwight Howard and Omer Asik for stretches vs. the Trail Blazers.
Apr 17, 2014
James Harden, Jeremy Lin, Chandler Parsons and Omer Asik all took Wednesday off in preparation for the playoffs.
The Dream Shake 3 hours ago
77 Games Ago The Rockets Played The TrailBlazers

77 Games Ago The Rockets Played The TrailBlazers

The Rockets played the TrailBlazers in early November. From the Howard-Asik pairing to 20 minutes of Francisco Garcia... Things were different back then. To get ready for the Houston Rockets series against the TrailBlazers I went back and watched the season's first meeting of the two teams. Way back in early November the Rockets moved to a 4 - 1 record by winning a 116 - 101 game they never let go of. 77 games later it's extremely unlikely this playoff series will look anything like the game where James Harden and Dwight Howard combine for 54 points. Here's why: Omer Asik: The Howard-Asik...
Rotoworld 16 hours ago

Rockets may pair Dwight Howard & Omer Asik - Omer Asik (C) Houston Rockets

Rockets coach Kevin McHale said that it's possible he'll pair Dwight Howard and Omer Asik for stretches vs. the Trail Blazers.
Houston Chronicle 17 hours ago

The Howard-Asik combo could return vs. Portland

Way back in 2013, when Dwight Howard was the new guy and the Rockets were trying to get to know one another, the Rockets tried an experiment they did not expect to work. It didn’t. Last season’s center, Omer Asik, started with this season’s center, Howard, and the Rockets were very good at doing what […]
CSN Houston Apr 9, 2014

Jones, Asik continue to deliver in Howard's absence

Terrence Jones and Omer Asik have picked up the slack while Dwight Howard has sat out nine of the last 11 games for the Rockets.
CSN Houston Apr 5, 2014

Asik filling in during Howard's absence

With Dwight Howard's missing some time recently, Omer Asik has filled in quite nicely and will be needed going forward.

Game 70: Rockets at Cavs

HOUSTON ROCKETS (46-22) at CLEVELAND CAVALIERS (26-43)Quicken Loans Arena7:30 p.m. SaturdayRadio/TV: WTAM (1100 AM)/Fox Sports OhioWHAT WILL HAPPEN?: Rockets center Dwight Howard is expected to miss tonight's game after having a cyst removed from his right ankle.However, the highly capable 7-foot Omer Asik is waiting in the wings. The Cavs kicked the tired on acquiring Asik this season, but passed when looking at his contract for next year. It goes up to $18 million next year.He's a quality big man, however, and will give the Cavs some problems in the low post.The Rockets' most explosive...
Houston Chronicle Mar 21, 2014

Rockets report: Lin can relate to Asik’s dilemma, success

For the second straight game, center Omer Asik started in place of Dwight Howard, who is out with an ankle injury. And for the second straight night, Asik had a big impact as the Rockets defeated Minnesota 129-106 on Thursday at Toyota Center. Asik finished with 12 points, five rebounds and four blocked shots. His […]

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