Bulls have not received Offer Sheet on Asik- Forman

Bulls have not received Offer Sheet on Asik- Forman
Keith Allison

Despite reports to the contrary, Bulls GM Gar Forman just stated live on NBA-TV that the Bulls have yet to receive an offer sheet yet on Omer Asik.

The Rockets, who allegedly had already signed Asik to an offer sheet, completed a trade today with Boston, sending Courtney Lee to the Celtics.

Forman stated in no uncertain terms that the Bulls will review Asik's offer sheet when the team receives it.

The Bulls are not expected to match the offer sheet if it comes in at 3 years/$25 million as has been reported. But as Forman said, until the Bulls receive the offer sheet, they really don't know what they will do (match or let Asik go).

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