Omer Asik News Archive
Asik was officially listed as a DNP-CD for Wednesday's regular season finale against the Pelicans.
Asik returned to his more familiar bench role in Saturday's win over the Pelicans with Dwight Howard back in the fold. The former scored nine points (2-2 FG, 5-8 FT) with eight rebounds and a block in 19 minutes.
Asik grabbed 15 rebounds in 24 minutes against the Timberwolves Friday. He also scored 9 points (3-7 FG, 3-4 FT) and blocked two shots.
Starting in place of Dwight Howard (ankle), Asik pulled down another double-double with 12 points (5-8 FG, 2-2 FT) and 12 rebounds in 24 minutes against Denver on Wednesday night.
Asik will continue to start in place of Dwight Howard (ankle), the Houston Chronicle reports.
Asik played 43 minutes starting for Dwight Howard (ankle) against the Nuggets Sunday. He scored 18 points (6-11 FG, 6-11 FT) to supplement 23 rebounds, one assist, three steals, and three blocks.
Asik continued to dominate the glass Friday against the Thunder, posting nine points (3-5 FG, 3-4 FT) to go with 12 rebounds and two assists in 33 minutes.
Asik got another start Tuesday and had 12 points (5-8 FG, 2-6 FT) with 23 rebounds, one steal and two blocks in 36 minutes against the Nets.
Asik played 35 minutes in relief of Dwight Howard (ankle) and provided 12 points (5-9 FG, 2-2 FT) with 11 rebounds in the loss to the Clippers on Saturday.
Asik will get the start Saturday against the Clippers with Dwight Howard (ankle) sidelined, the Houston Chronicle reports.