Rockets guard Jeremy Lin went through an extended shooting session on Thursday as he attempts to return from a grade-1 right knee sprain and contusion.
The Rockets announced on Wednesday morning that center Omer Asik will be out for one week with a right thigh contusion. The team said he will be re-evaluated after that time.
Since inserting Terrence Jones into the starting lineup, the Rockets had been one of the fastest starting teams in the NBA.
I gave the season a full month before I felt it was time to release the first top 10 and bottom five of the season.