Rather than attempting to beat around the bush, let’s address the elephant in the room: if the Houston Rockets are going to make a trade, it’s going to be centered around Omer Asik.
The notion of the Rockets needing to trade Asik is distancing itself from opinion and rapidly approaching widespread belief. There’s no right answer about whether or not the Rockets should pull the trigger on a deal, but time is running out for something to be done.
The 2014 NBA Trade Deadline is on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 3:00 p.m. ET. The question is, who should Houston trade Asik for?