Omer Asik began his career when he joined theFenerbahe and played for two gamesin 2005. Eventually, he moved to Alpella which survived for one season. He returned toFenerbahe where he averaged 7.8 points and 6.1 rebounds during the 2007-2008 season. He was picked by the Portland Trail Blazers as the next round, 36th overall pick during the 2008 NBA Draft. Asik was immediately traded to Chicago Bulls. His season averaged with 10 points, 9 rebounds, and 2 blocks. After his stint with the Bulls, he moved to other teams such as Houston Rockets, and New Orleans Pelicans. mer Faruk Ak was born on July 4, 1986 in Bursa, Turkey.