Dwight Howard, Omer Asik

Dwight Howard, Omer Asik

Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard, left, and Omer Asik, of Turkey, reach for a rebound during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, in Los Angeles. The Clippers won 137-118. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard, left, and Omer Asik, of Turkey, reach for a rebound during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, in Los Angeles. The Clippers won 137-118. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)