Chandler Parsons will be out with a sore wrist and hip tonight and Francisco Garcia is out with a sore back.
Houston Chronicle "Chandler Parsons had 15 points in the second quarter, but just four the rest of the night. He still found a way to fill the stat sheet, finishing with six rebounds and a game-high seven assists in his return to his hometown. “I have been rusty offensively and just have to stick with it,” said..." March 06
Chandler Parsons just left the arena ill and won't play tonight. Jordan Hamilton will start in his place.
Houston Chronicle "Though Rockets forward Chandler Parsons still thinks of Doc Rivers’ Celtics as one of the teams that passed on him in the draft, Rivers has been proud to have seen Parsons’ potential long before most others, going back to Lake Howell High School near Rivers’ Orlando, Fla. home. Still, Rivers..." February 27
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Pro Basketball Talk "At times, I wonder why every draft pick celebrates getting selected. Of course, I understand why first-rounders who get picked higher than expected celebrate. They’re going to make more money. And I get why players chosen late in draft celebrate. There was no guarantee they’d be picked at..." February 12
SB Nation "The Rockets won a wild game in Dallas on Wednesday night, 117-115, over the Mavericks, their second straight without James Harden in the lineup. The victory was big for Houston as it battles to stay within reach of home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs, but some comments surfaced..." January 30
Fansided "A few days ago, USA Basketball revealed the 28 players it had selected to compete for spots at this summer’s World Cup as well as the 2016 Olympics. The list features obvious names such as LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Russell Westbrook, Dwight Howard, Kevin Love, etc., as well as..." January 26
Houston’s Chandler Parsons received a warning for violating the league’s anti-flopping rule during the Hou. vs. NO. game on Wed. Jan 15.
Chandler Parsons is out
Chandler Parsons did not take part in this morning's shootaround. Expect he will be listed as a game-time decision once more.
Houston Chronicle "With Chandler Parsons out Wednesday night with a sore knee, the Rockets saw a new face in the starting lineup. Ronnie Brewer started in Parsons’ place. Before Wednesday, Brewer had played in 16 games for a total of 78 minutes and had scored five points to go with nine assists. On Wednesday,..." January 09
Chandler Parsons and Greg Smith are game time decisions tonight against the Lakers.
Rockets make it official: chandler parsons and Greg Smith are out
Chandler Parsons and Greg Smith both hurt themselves at practice today. Chandler hurt his knee and didn't finish. Doesn't know how bad.
Houston Chronicle "With Pat Beverley and Jeremy Lin out on Saturday, Chandler Parsons and Francisco Garcia took on point guard duties in the four second-half minutes Aaron Brooks sat out. The experience gave Parsons new respect for the job point guards have to do setting up the offense. “That is tiring bringing..." December 23
Not only is Chandler Parsons dealing w/ a sore back he says he had to have an ingrown toenail removed from the little toe on his right foot.
Omer Asik (thigh), Jeremy Lin (back), Chandler Parsons (back), Terrence Jones (flu) along with James Harden did not practice.
Houston Chronicle "Rockets forward Chandler Parsons’ sore back has improved enough after a month battling back spasms for him to return to his usual place in the rotation, but he has clearly continued to struggle with the injury and the time he has had to take off between games. Playing an average of 37.4 minutes..." December 14
Houston Chronicle "Rockets assistant coach Kelvin Sampson said that forward Chandler Parsons looked good at Wednesday’s practice. Parsons did not go through a full practice on Tuesday or Wednesday, as he is still receiving treatment for nagging back spasms. At Tuesday’s practice, Sampson said the big concern..." December 12
McHale says he expects Parsons to play once again. Also said he thinks J-Lin could return Thursday vs blazers.
Houston Chronicle "Chandler Parsons, who has been a game-time decision for the last three games and has missed the last two, started on Friday night against Golden State. He played 34 minutes, had eight points, five assists and four rebounds. “I was so glad to be out there and to be playing,” Parsons said...." December 07
Parsons will go through warmups in about 10 mins. Unless has more spasms likely to try to play. Again,, with back spasms, you never know.
Chandler Parsons went through shoot around. No word yet about tonight.
Rockets injury updates per Kevin McHale doesn't look like Chandler will play
Chandler Parsons didn't shoot around today. McHale said 'we'll see' when asked if he will play tonight. He is still dealing with back spasms
Houston Chronicle "Forward Chandler Parsons said the back spasms he has been experiencing for a week are like nothing he has felt. But Parsons said he will continue to play through the pain. On Saturday night, Parsons didn’t look like someone hurting. He had 20 points, six rebounds and three assists in a..." November 17
Real GM Basketball "Dwight Howard and Chandler Parsons understand Omer Asik’s frustrations with his role with the Houston Rockets this season. Asik has started eight of the 10 games this season. He didn’t play on Thursday in New York amid reports that he was requesting to be traded. “Totally, I understand where..." November 16
Rockets all went through shootaround, but Parsons (back), Harden (foot) to be game-time decisions. Beverley, Garcia too, with cold symptoms.
Chandler Parsons says he expects to play tonight but back still bothering him. He'll be getting treatment til game time. Final decision then
Houston Chronicle "Third-year forward Chandler Parsons, the longest-tenured Rockets player, has continued his role as team captain this season, though he said there is not much to it. Though many teams designate multiple players, as the Rockets did to start last season when Patrick Patterson and Parsons shared..." November 03
Houston Chronicle "Chandler Parsons got a different view of Wednesday night’s game against Orlando when coach Kevin McHale gave Parsons a night off. Parsons who sat on the bench the whole game said he noticed a few things that he doesn’t normally see when he is playing. “Defensively transition we struggled a..." October 18
Houston Chronicle "After a summer that seemed to really drag on and on Chandler Parsons was glad to be back on the basketball court with his team on Saturday. “Summer just seemed to take forever” he said. “We are finally in one place new and all working together.” Despite their being a lot of new faces on the..." September 29
NBA.com "It’s a tradition. Every August and September we try to catch up with the team’s players to find out what they’ve been up to as they unwind from the season before while simultaneously ramping up for the campaign to come. Last month Rockets.com’s Jason Friedman went one-on-one with Jeremy Lin..." September 23
Forbes.com "Dwight Howard will become a member of the Houston Rockets organization on July 10, when the 2013-14 NBA season’s salary cap is officially set. While many have criticized the Los Angeles Lakers for their methodology in recruiting Howard to remain with the club, little has been said about the..." July 06
Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, Golden State Warriors, Atlanta Hawks and Los Angeles Lakers have made a final push to sign free-agent center Dwight Howard. Rockets power forward Chandler Parsons, a longtime friend of Howard, keeps up with the developments. Parsons participated in Dirk..." July 04
As expected, McHale says Chandler Parsons will return to action tonight after missing last four games with strained right calf.
Chandler Parsons said he expects to return tomorrow. Missed 4 games with strained calf. Key will be how responds to today's workout.
Chandler Parsons (strained right calf) out tonight vs. Grizzlies.
Houston Chronicle "Chandler Parsons was among nine players on hand Wednesday for the team’s voluntary workout at Toyota Center but focused on rehab work for his injured calf while his teammates shot and went through unsupervised drills. Parsons, who has missed the last three games, said he hoped to test his..." April 10
Chandler Parsons (right calf strain) says he will not play tonight vs Suns.
After day off yesterday, Rockets back at practice. Parsons (calf strain) and Delfino (flu-like symptoms) sitting out.
Parsons says calf definitely feeling better. Will continue treatment with hope of being ready to go Tuesday.
Houston Chronicle "James Harden had come back from two games lost to a sore right foot, but his return and his success was expected, considered all along to be just a matter of time. Chandler Parsons had returned from two days spent battling food poisoning, including the night he spent sick to his stomach,..." April 04
It's official: James Harden is out tonight vs. Magic. Anderson will start in his place. Sounds like Garcia will start for Parsons.
McHale says he does not expect harden to play tonight. As for Chandler: "we'll see."