September 25, 2017, 1:25 pm
Asik has been battling a gastrointestinal infection since February. Even without the lengthy absence, there’s a pretty clear talent gap that has Asik sitting fifth on the Pellies’ frontcourt depth chart. It should go without saying but he’s irrelevant in all fantasy formats.
Update: Asik is being treated for Crohn’s disease and isn’t ready to return to the court.
Omer Asik is being treated for Crohn's disease in Minnesota. Demps: "There has been improvements, but he's not ready to play basketball."
— Jim Eichenhofer (@Jim_Eichenhofer) September 25, 2017