A glance at the Rockets bench
Lin (28.9 minutes per game) and Asik (20.2) are the top performers off the Houston bench. Lin averaged 12.5 points against the Blazers in four regular season meetings. Asik, whose minutes increased significantly over the last month of the season, averaged 9.8 points and 11.8 rebounds, while shooting 57 percent from the floor in the Rockets' final 15 regular season games. In three games versus Portland, Casspi averaged 9.3 points and 6.3 rebounds in 24 minutes.