Height: 7-0 (213cm) Weight: 255 (116kg)
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Houston Rockets)
Free Agent: UFA-2015
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Golden State Warriors
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
New Orleans Pelicans
New York Knicks
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Early Entry Info: N/A
Draft Rights Trade: POR to CHI, Jun 26, 2008
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: N/A
Omer Asik News
Omer Asik has filed paperwork to drop Andy Miller and hire Arn Tellem as his new NBA agent.
Dec 06, 2013
| Marc Stein/ESPN
The Rockets hope to trade Omer Asik by Dec. 19, which would allow players involved to be dealt again before the deadline.
The Rockets have struggled in finding a package that merits Omer Asik on-court value due to his $15 million salary for next season.
When asked if he still wanted to be traded, Omer Asik declined to comment.
Iman Shumpert is currently being packaged by the Knicks in proposed trades for Rajon Rondo and Omer Asik.
Chandler Parsons said Omer Asik has been fine to all his teammates in the locker room.
The Rockets are engaged in trade talks with multiple teams on Omer Asik, but the asking price of Daryl Morey has been far too high for a deal to get completed.
Omer Asik is unhappy with his playing time with the Rockets playing Dwight Howard at center.
Oct 31, 2013
| Marc Stein/ESPN
The Rockets have kept Omer Asik and started him with Dwight Howard in the frontcourt.
The Rockets showed some flashes of quality with the pairing, but they also struggled with rotations on defense and spacing on offense.
Omer Asik is the player on the Rockets' roster most likely to be dealt by Daryl Morey.
Omer Asik did not comment about his reported trade request this offseason.
Omer Asik and Dwight Howard are both natural centers.
The Rockets want to keep Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik for the foreseeable future.
The Rockets have turned down offers for Omer Asik and plan to continue doing so.
The Rockets have been reportedly discussing a trade involving either or both Omer Asik and Jeremy Lin.
Omer Asik has no interest in backing up Dwight Howard and he may force a trade from the Rockets.
The Rockets are already preparing contingency plans involving Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik should they sign Dwight Howard.
Omer Asik has been one of the NBA's best defensive bigs though he struggles offensively still.
Daryl Morey is still seeking a franchise-caliber player to build around.
Omer Asik would have finished third in total rebound percentage and ninth in block percentage had he logged starterís minutes with the Bulls.
The Bulls will officially decline to match Omer Asik's three-year, $25.1 million offer sheet from the Rockets.
Evidence is mounting that the Bulls will not match Houstonís offer sheet to Omer Asik.
The Bulls offered Omer Asik a four-year deal with set percentage raises established by the new collective bargaining agreement.
Omer Asik will earn $15 million in Year 3 of his agreement with the Rockets.
Neil Olshey and he Blazers will meet with Omer Asik and make an offer.
The Rockets are prepared to offer Omer Asik an annual contract offer in the $8 million range.
The Magic would be willing to trade Dwight Howard to the Bulls in exchange for a package built around Luol Deng and Carlos Boozer.
Jan 15, 2012
| Chicago Tribune
The Bulls lead the league in both total rebound percentage and offensive rebound percentage.
After sustaining a fractured left fibula, Omer Asik will sit out the rest of the playoffs.