Reports: Pelicans to acquire Asik from Rockets
June 26, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
(SportsNetwork.com) - The New Orleans Pelicans will acquire 7-foot center Omer Asik from the Houston Rockets in return for a future first-round draft pick, according to multiple reports.
The deal cannot be finalized until after Thursday's draft.
Asik, a four-year veteran from Turkey, spent the last two seasons with the Rockets after breaking into the league backing up Joakim Noah in Chicago.