The Rockets have announced the signing of big man Tim Ohlbrecht from Rio Grande Valley, their NBA D-League affiliate.
Ohlbrecht, who stands 6-11 and weighs 255 pounds, has averaged 13.4 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 1.63 blocks in 32 games at RGV, including 29 starts. He was a 2013 D-League All-Star, scoring 12 points and grabbing 12 rebounds in that All-Star Game.
Ohlbrecht is also a member of the German national team.
On a side note, the Rockets formally announced that Tyler Honeycutt has been sent down to the Vipers.