Chandler Parsons RUMORS & NEWS

  • Parsons could miss 2 weeks with knee injury

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Grizzlies forward Chandler Parsons could miss two weeks with a left knee bone bruise. The team announced Parsons’ injury Sunday evening. Memphis plays on the road Monday night against the Charlotte Hornets. Parsons apparently suffered the injury last Friday in a win against the Dallas..." November 21

  • Embiid encourages Parsons to connect with admirer

    Philly Influencer "So Chandler Parson’s is a tall, good looking dude that plays in the NBA. Who wouldn’t want that? The Memphis Grizzlies forward posted a picture on his Instagram Friday in his return to Dallas of a smokeshow holding up a sign that reads “Parsons Check Your DM’s.”" November 19

  • Parsons on Mavs' Cuban: I knew I would be taken care of financially

    ESPN "IN A LOW-SLUNG building in Oklahoma City's Bricktown neighborhood, just a day before the injury-riddled Mavericks began their playoff series against a Thunder team that would dismiss them in five games, a surreal scene unfolded at the Dollhouse Lounge, a burlesque-themed nightclub. (The club's..." November 18

  • Chandler Parsons on return to Dallas: “Sure, boo”

    Pro Basketball Talk "Chandler Parsons doesn’t see a good reason for Dallas Mavericks fans to give him a hard time when his Memphis Grizzlies head to the American Airlines Center on Friday. Speaking with ESPN’s Tim MacMahon, the former Mavericks wing admitted that Houston fans might have a legitimate complaint, but..." November 18

  • Chandler Parsons to make season debut for Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday

    NBA.com "After a solid workout, Chandler Parsons has decided to move up his debut with the Memphis Grizzlies to Sunday against the Portland Trail Blazers. “Felt great in workout. I'm ready to rock,” Parsons told ESPN’s Tim McMahon in a text message. “No reason to wait.” Memphis signed Parsons, the..." November 05

  • Grizzlies' Chandler Parsons: Ruled out for season opener

    CBS Sports "Parsons (knee) has been ruled out of Wednesday's regular season opener against the Timberwolves, Michael Wallace of Grizzlies.com reports. It was recently revealed that Parsons practiced in full both Saturday and Sunday, but the Grizzlies are going to play it safe and keep him sidelined to..." October 24

  • Joel Embiid Continues To Own Social Media By Trash Talking Chandler Parsons On Instagram

    Uproxx "After a couple of impressive performances (in limited minutes) this preseason, Joel Embiid might be the early favorite to take home Rookie of the Year honors (if he can manage to log enough minutes). He’s also our runaway favorite to win the NBA’s unofficial social media awards for having..." October 11

  • Grizzlies Coach Says Memphis Plans to Use Chandler Parsons Like Miami Used LeBron James

    Complex "Chandler Parsons is clearly not a clone of LeBron James. There is only one LeBron in the NBA. However, new Grizzlies coach David Fizdale, a former Miami Heat assistant, says he plans to use Parsons like Miami utilized James during its run to four consecutive NBA Finals. "When I said I want to..." October 08

  • Nowitzki says he wasn't taking shot at Parsons by praising Barnes

    ESPN "Dirk Nowitzki insists he didn't intend to disrespect Chandler Parsons while praising his replacement on the Dallas Mavericks. Some believed that Nowitzki slyly called out Parsons while raving about the work ethic of new Mavs small forward Harrison Barnes. "There's been tons of guys that..." October 01

  • Does Chandler Parsons have the talent to change the Grizzlies’ course?

    Pro Basketball Talk "For three consecutive seasons, the Memphis Grizzlies had won at least 50 games and were a tough out in the playoffs. They seemed just some shooting away from being a contender. However, last season the Grizzlies slipped to 42 wins, and there was one simple reason: Injuries. The Grizzlies had 28..." September 09

  • Mark Cuban reveals the discussion he had with Chandler Parsons after former Mav signed with Memphis

    Sports Day "On the loss of free agent Chandler Parsons: Cuban: "I'm still good friends with Chandler. We talked about it after he signed with Memphis. We exchanged texts and stayed friends and committed to stay friends. I like him a lot but there were other things other than basketball that went into the..." July 23

  • Parsons rejects pretty-boy label: 'That's not me'

    The Score "Chandler Parsons knows there's a certain perception of him that's incongruous with that of the team he just signed with in free agency, but the small forward and sometimes model insists he'll be a perfect fit with the notoriously rugged Memphis Grizzlies. "Grit 'n Grind is something that this..." July 15

  • Chandler Parsons agrees to $94 million deal with Grizzlies

    SB Nation "The Chandler Parsons derby has a surprising winner. The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to a four-year, $94 million contract with Parsons, according to ESPN's Tim MacMahon. Memphis moved quickly to secure Parsons after it became clear that he would not return to Dallas. Parsons' free agency was..." July 01

  • Blazers want to reunite Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard

    CBS Sports "The Portland Trail Blazers appear to have a master plan. They want to sign forward Chandler Parsons and center Dwight Howard in free agency, according to CSNNW's Jason Quick. The two of them played together with the Houston Rockets, and Parsons was a big part of the Rockets' recruiting team when..." July 01

  • Portland Trail Blazers reportedly offering Chandler Parsons 4-year contract

    Oregonian "The Portland Trail Blazers made Chandler Parsons their top priority of free agency, meeting with the 27-year-old free agent forward in Los Angeles Thursday night, according to a report from The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski. The Blazers' contingent meeting with Parsons included President of..." July 01

  • The Chandler Parsons era in Dallas is over

    Mavs Moneyball "The Chandler Parsons era, dangling by a thread, appears to officially be over in Dallas. The 27-year-old forward has "no chance" to return to the Mavericks in free agency, a source told ESPN's Tim MacMahon. Parsons' worth in free agency has been highly contentious, but his price was always very..." June 30

  • Chandler Parsons to meet with Portland Trail Blazers, Damian Lillard on Friday: Report

    Oregonian "Chandler Parsons will be sitting down with the Portland Trail Blazers and franchise point guard Damian Lillard on Friday as NBA free agency tips off. The news, first reported by Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com" June 30

  • L.A. Expected To Pursue Chandler Parsons In Free Agency

    Lakers Nation "The Los Angeles Lakers have been linked to a number of different free agents as July 1 approaches. The team may not get a meeting with Kevin Durant, but they are expected to pursue a number of different players from Hassan Whiteside to Mike Conley. The Lakers could use help everywhere and one..." June 30

  • Grizzlies interested in Chandler Parsons

    Grizzly Bear Blues "ESPN's Marc Stein reports that the Grizzlies not only expect to keep Mike Conley, they also plan on targeting Chandler Parsons while Dallas has their attention elsewhere. This is fantastic news- health issues aside, Parsons is a perfect fit for the Grizzlies. Literally perfect. His offensive..." June 30

  • Parsons believes he deserves max deal: 'I'm really good'

    The Score "Chandler Parsons discussed his impending free agency with his Twitter followers at the airport Tuesday while awaiting a flight to Los Angeles. The 27-year-old declined his $16-million player option with the Dallas Mavericks earlier this week to become an unrestricted free agent, and believes..." June 28

  • Chandler Parsons 'all ears' as Mavs prioritize other free-agent targets

    ESPN "One year after serving as the Dallas Mavericks' unofficial recruiting coordinator, forward Chandler Parsons looks forward to being recruited by other franchises. Parsons eagerly anticipates exploring his options in free agency as the Mavericks plan to prioritize other targets, sources told..." June 24