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Omer Asik trade talks dead for now after Rockets pull back

After appearing poised to deal Omer Asik before the end of the week, the Rockets have reportedly stepped back and will not trade their disgruntled center yet.

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Rockets can afford to wait on Asik

Just because the Rockets didn't deal Omer Asik before their self-imposed deadline of last week doesn't mean all is lost. Here's why the pressure of an actual deadline will be to Houston's benefit.

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Omer Asik trade fell apart at ownership level

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey shed some light on why Asik trade talks ended without a deal.

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After trades fail, GM tries tweeting Asik into ASG

Omer Asik isn't going anywhere, so the guy who failed to trade him is at least trying to make the guy feel wanted.

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Asik trade talks end for now

After ongoing talks between the Houston Rockets and trade partners fell through, it appears the franchise will be forced to retain its center for now.

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Celtics, Rockets reportedly haggling over pick

Boston is reportedly not keen on parting ways with one of its two 2014 first-round picks.

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Asik for Bass, Lee, first-round pick?

The Houston Rockets and Boston Celtics are reportedly getting deeper into discussions revolving around center Omer Asik and which players would come to Houston in return.

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Knicks talked possible Asik deal

The Knicks have tried to get in on the Asik trade talks, but they're unlikely to land the big man.

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Green in play in 3-way Asik deal

The Cavs could swoop in and land Green as part of a three-way deal involving the Celtics and Rockets.

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Asik rumors heating up, 5 teams in play

The latest reports on the Rockets' former rim protector indicate that a deal is imminent. Where will he end up?

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Celtics in the mix for Asik?

The Celtics have some assets in Jeff Green, Brandon Bass and draft picks which could form an intriguing trade package.

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Rockets may have 3-team deal in place for Asik

The Rockets may already have a trade in place for Omer Asik, though the team could wait for more appealing options.

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Report: Sixers have Asik deal on table

Everyone expects the Rockets to trade Omer Asik in the coming week. If nothing better comes along, he could be headed to Philadelphia.

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Could Rockets trade Asik for Varejao?

TNT's David Aldridge believes Varejao would be a "perfect fit" next to Dwight Howard, but Terrence Jones has done really well with the Rockets' starters.

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Sixers a 'viable' destination for Omer Asik

The Philadelphia 76ers provide optimal conditions as a trade partner with the Rockets and a landing spot for Omer Asik.

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Rockets 'ramp up' trade talks for Asik

It looks like the Rockets will ship out Asik this month.

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Rockets' Asik asking price is 'delusional'

The Rockets want to trade Omer Asik, but they're not handing him over for nothing.

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Asik expected to return to lineup Tuesday

The Rockets big man has received two straight DNPs after requesting a trade.

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Omer Asik clearly wants out of Houston

The 7' defensive center clearly wants out of Houston.

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Rockets discussed Asik trade with 'multiple' teams

Daryl Morey has actively looked to trade Omer Asik but hasn't found the right deal yet.

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Free Asik

Omer Asik wants a trade, and a salon has been called. The Hook attended to document it.

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Asik gets DNP after trade request

Rockets coach Kevin McHale claimed Asik wasn't feeling well.

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Asik requests trade from Houston

The big man is asking out of Houston, according to a report.

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