Omer Asik News Archive
Asik (thigh contusion) will miss one week and will be reevaluated at that point.
Asik had two points and 10 rebounds in 21 minutes Monday.
Asik had four points and four rebounds in just seven minutes of action Tuesday against the Celtics.
Asik is available to play Tuesday, but coach Kevin McHale would not say whether he will play, the Houston Chronicle reports.
Asik was back on the practice court with Rocket teammates Monday, the team's official site reports.
The Rockets will trade Asik as quickly as they can find a palatable trade, ESPN.com reports.
Asik missed the Rockets' morning Shootaround Saturday, the Houston Chronicle reports. He also was unavailable for Saturday's game.
Asik will not play Saturday against the Nuggets, Rockets.com reports.
The Rockets have informed Asik that they do not intend to trade him despite his recent trade request, ESPN.com reports.
In the wake of his demotion to the bench and reduced role, Asik has asked to be traded, the Houston Chronicle reports.