Found November 16, 2013 on RealGM:
Dwight Howard and Chandler Parsons understand Omer Asik’s frustrations with his role with the Houston Rockets this season. Asik has started eight of the 10 games this season. He didn’t play on Thursday in New York amid reports that he was requesting to be traded. “Totally, I understand where he is coming from – his frustration, sharing the floor,” Howard said. “I understand it’s tough for him. The only thing I can do is be his friend off the floor and help him anyway I can. I understand its a tough situation for him, but we are all family and we have to learn to fight through frustrations.” Parsons said Asik has been fine to all his teammates in the locker room. “Yeah, he has been fine with me," Parsons said. "I stay out of it. Obviously he is frustrated right now, but as his teammate I just try to be encouraging and making sure his head is in the right place because we are going to need him throughout the season. Greg Smith goes down, Marcus Camby has surgery ...

Dwight Howard’s Baby Mama Hope Alexa New Bikini Photos

12► The one mother of Dwight Howard’s kids who never seems to be involved in any drama Hope Alexa has just come out with a new bikini photoshoot. Hope has been working with Gamma Labs over the past year and seems to be working toward being independent and doing her own thing than living off Dwight Howard. You can check out more about what she is doing at Gamma Labs here.

Dwight Howard’s career has hit a new low

There is one point in every professional athlete’s career when they know that its time to hang it up. That moment has officially come for Dwight Howard. Who cares if he is averaging 18.2 points and 14.9 rebounds per game and is only 27 years old. When Andrea Bargnani, the king of terrible defense, rejects you, it’s time to call it quits. [@SBNationGIF] The post Dwight Howard’s...

Omer Asik Will Suit Up For Tuesday’s Game Vs. Celtics

Omer Asik has been “unavailable” the past two games for the Rockets following a report this past Thursday that he requested to be traded from the team. According to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle, the 7-footer, who will definitely be traded before the deadline according to reports, will participate in Monday’s practice and is expected to suit up for Tuesday’s game...

Report: Omer Asik Trade Request Denied By Rockets

Omer Asik’s reported trade request has been been denied by the Houston Rockets.  Thursday night, Asik did not see NBA action for the first time in 239 consecutive regular-season games – it was the longest active streak in the league.  He reportedly didn’t feel well enough to play in the Rockets 109-106 win over the Knicks. According to Brian Windhorst of With his...

Rockets Unlikely To Quickly Find Trade For Omer Asik With High Asking Price

The Houston 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. Asik's agent has been in regular contact with Morey about facilitating a trade. The Rockets are seeking an impact frontcourt player that can help them in the short-term, or a largely unprotected first-round pick...

Omer Asik asks Rockets to trade him

With his starting job gone and his playing time slashed, Rockets center Omer Asik has asked to be traded, two individuals with knowledge of the request said Thursday. Asik, who started every game after signing with the Rockets last season, came off the bench Wednesday in Philadelphia, but struggled. He played only four minutes and not at all in the second half. Asik has made his...

Dwight Howard Strokes 17-24 FT’s, Rockets Snap 7-Game Losing Streak to Denver

Final Score: Denver Nuggets 111, Houston Rockets 122 The Houston Rockets split their two-game road trip after losing in OT to a resilient 76’ers squad but gained a much-needed win in Jeremy Lin’s homecoming to New York against the Knicks.  The Rockets’ player of the week has unquestionably been Jeremy Lin, who has revitalized the […]The post Dwight Howard Strokes 17-24 FT’s...

Denver Nuggets Hack-a-Howard and Lose to Houston 122-111

Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets: Lose 122-111 The Denver Nuggets traveled to take on the Houston Rockets on the second half of a back-to-back. Denver won its third straight on Friday night before heading to Texas. Houston is the 2nd highest scoring team in the NBA. Houston came out of the gates with guns blazing and put Denver in a 12-2 hole early. Chandler Parsons had 8 of those...

Omer Asik Requests Trade, Rockets Deny Once Again

It looks like nothing is going Omer Asik’s way as of late. Over the offseason, Asik lost his starting role on the Houston Rockets when the team managed to sign star center Dwight Howard.  Asik had recently acquired a more-than-generous contract from the Rockets the offseason prior and had a break-out season with the team ...The post Omer Asik Requests Trade, Rockets Deny Once...

Omer Asik Requests Trade

After playing just a little over 4 minutes in an overtime loss against Philadelphia this past Wednesday, Omer Asik, who let Houston know in the offseason that he would not be pleased coming off the bench, is not pleased. According to reports, Asik has requested a trade form the Houston Rockets:With his starting job gone and his playing time slashed, Rockets center Omer Asik has asked...

Dwight Howard Worries what People Think When He’s at the Free Throw Line

Mental toughness is such an underrated aspect of what makes star players into superstars. I think we’ve seen enough to know that Dwight Howard is not very mentally tough. He even lets it alter his free throws. “In practice, I don’t think about what I do when I’m at the free-throw line and I make […]

Carmelo Anthony falls victim to the new ‘Hack-a-Dwight’ rule

Dwight Howard is terrible at free throws. You know it, Dwight knows it, even the league knows it. That’s why the NBA decided to create a rule that would reduce how many times Howard, a career 57.6% shooter, would make it to the charity stripe. When put that way it seems ludicrous, but it’s actually rather brilliant. It’s filed under the NBA rule-book as an ‘away-from-the...

Jones-ing for Terrence!

With Omer Asik (DNP) demanding a trade from the Rockets, Mr. Terrence Jones (14/12/2/stl/3blks) has replaced him in the starting lineup and is playing very well so far.  Jones is the very definition of a “hot free agent” as he will become a must own player if Asik does get his wish and is shipped out of Houston. I think there’s a good chance Asik does get moved with Donatas...
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