Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/6/13
Houston suspended forward Royce White Sunday, one week after the Rockets rookie refused his assignment to the NBA Developmental League. Rockets general manager Daryl Morey had been in talks with White throughout the week, according to the Houston Chronicle, but was unable to reach an agreement in which White would report to his assignment with Rio Grande Valley Vipers. "We will continue to work with Royce to hopefully come to a resolution," Morey said. White, the 16th overall pick in last year's draft, has been on the team's inactive list -- he suffers from an anxiety disorder. White responded to the suspension via Twitter, saying he is fighting for safe work conditions. "What's suspending me suppose to do. I've been away from the team for a month 1/2. Guess we want to give it a title to shift accountability," he tweeted. He later tweeted: "Threat, Fines, Suspension won't deter me." I won’t accept illogical health decisions, I will keep asking for safety & health."...
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