Top 3 Things To Watch For This Weekend

Source: Kurt Helin, NBC Sports

NBA1) Can the Pacers improve to 10-0?

Indiana is off to an attention-grabbing 8-0 start, seven short of tying the NBA record. Saturday night they get the Central Division rival Bulls, but they could be without Derrick Rose as he battles a hamstring injury.

2) Can the Nets find any offense and get a win?

Brooklyn is on a swing out West, which is not going to be an easy place to improve on their 2-5 record — especially if they don’t find some offense. Even with all that talent the Nets are 27th in the NBA scoring just 96.9 points per 100 possessions.

3) How big a doghouse is Omer Asik in?

Asik wants a trade out of Houston now that he is not starting