Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/14/14
CHICAGO -- Houston center Omer Asik played arguably his best NBA game Tuesday while facing his former team, leading the Rockets to a 120-97 victory over the Chicago Bulls at the United Center. Asik finished with 20 points and 18 rebounds, one short of his career-high in both categories. The native of Turkey spent his first two seasons with the Bulls. Last summer he signed an offer sheet with Houston that Chicago didn't match. All five of Houston starters scored in double figures, led by James Harden, who had 26 points. Chandler Parsons added 23 points, Jeremy Lin produced 20 points and 11 assists, and Marcus Morris scored 10 points. Tuesday's game continued an impressive run for the Rockets, who earned their fourth consecutive win. They handed the Memphis Grizzlies their worst loss of the season Saturday in Houston. Guard Nate Robinson led Chicago with a season-high 27 points, while Marco Belinelli scored 15 and Luol Deng had 14. The Bulls managed to get the holiday crowd ...
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