Tyson Chandler RUMORS & NEWS

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    Paul Coro @paulcoro

    Tyson Chandler (back spasms) said he doesn't expect to play in #SunsVsLakers tonight. He is bummed not to face Kobe Bryant one last time.

  • Chandler wants no part of Suns' rebuild: 'It ain't where I'm supposed to be'

    The Score "Only two teams in the NBA can say they have worse records than the 19-50 Phoenix Suns, whose season spiraled out of control following major injuries to Eric Bledsoe and Brandon Knight, and lead to the firing of former head coach Jeff Hornacek. It's certainly not what veteran center Tyson..." March 19

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    Paul Coro @paulcoro

    Tyson Chandler said he will return for #SunsVsNets Thursday. Brandon Knight did not practice and is expected to not play until he practices.

  • Tyson Chandler isn't drawing much interest on the trade market.

    Yahoo! Sports "A look at the Phoenix Suns’ situation as the Feb. 18 trade deadline approaches. HANG UP IF THEY ASK ABOUT … Devin Booker Booker, 19, has been one of the lone bright spots in a disappointing year for Phoenix. Size, range and upside have Booker among the top rookies in the 2015 class. Alex..." February 02

  • Tyson Chandler 'Not Jumping Ship' From Suns

    Real GM Basketball "Tyson Chandler signed a four-year, $52 million deal with the Suns in the offseason and he's been part of their disappointing season. Chandler pledged his commitment to the Suns just hours before they fired Jeff Hornacek. “I’m not jumping ship,” Chandler said before Sunday's game. “If the..." February 01

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    Jerry Zgoda @JerryZgoda

    Jeff Hornacek says Tyson Chandler will come back from hamstring injury today, off the bench vs Wolves

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    Fantasy Labs NBA @FantasyLabsNBA

    Tyson Chandler (hamstring) ruled out Wednesday https://t.co/Qm6LA9siSr

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    Keith Langlois @Keith_Langlois

    Tyson Chandler out for PHX again with hamstring. No real backup 5 for Suns. Jon Leuer fills the role.

  • Rick Carlisle: Tyson Chandler has the right to feel snubbed, still deserves a spot in AAC rafters

    Dallas Morning News "Tyson Chandler makes his return to Dallas tonight, albeit for a preseason game - and one that he may not even play in. Still, it's a reunion that sparks emotions, which the center has vented several times since signing as a free agent in July with the Phoenix Suns. He's understandably disturbed..." October 23

  • Tyson Chandler calls out Mark Cuban for 'bulls—' long-term promise

    Sporting News "Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wasn’t shy about expressing his feelings when DeAndre Jordan jilted his team, but another big man is taking him to task for not abiding by his word. Suns center Tyson Chandler said he was told by Cuban that he’d be a part of the team’s long-term plans. But after he..." October 23

  • Mark Cuban understands if Tyson Chandler is “salty” with Mavericks

    NBC Sports "When July 1 rolled around and Tyson Chandler became a free agent, the Dallas Mavericks focused their attention on a center — DeAndre Jordan. It was the second time Dallas seemed to undervalue Chandler. The first was not long after he anchored the defense on their 2011 title team, but by next..." October 03

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    The Suns are bringing Tyson Chandler into the meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge as part of their pitch, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

  • 328d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Tyson Chandler has agreed to a deal with the Suns, league source tells Yahoo Sports.

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Sources: Lakers meeting w/Greg Monroe Wednesday. Also interested in Tyson Chandler & Robin Lopez

  • Tyson Chandler agrees to deal with Suns

    Dallas Morning News "Former Mavericks center Tyson Chandler has reportedly ended his second stint in Dallas. Chandler, a free agent who played for the Mavericks this past season and 2010-11, has agreed to join the Phoenix Suns, according to Yahoo Sports reporter Adrian Wojnarowski." July 01

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Clippers still "hopeful" that they'll keep DeAndre Jordan, but I'm told if he were to leave for Mavs, they'll try to S&T for Tyson Chandler

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    Michael Scotto @MikeAScotto

    Tyson Chandler will draw significant interest from the Bucks. Jason Kidd loves him. Excel Sports represents them both and many Bucks players

  • Tyson Chandler understands 'business is business' in upcoming free agency

    Fox Sports Southwest "The Dallas Mavericks are willing to let center Tyson Chandler test free agency, just as they did in 2011. The 32-year-old veteran doesn't at all consider the move by the front office to be a slight against him. "Business is business," Chandler said. "I get it. They need to make the best..." June 28

  • Bucks to Pursue Brook Lopez, Tyson Chandler

    ESPN "Five burning questions and answers in the wake of the Milwaukee Bucks' first-round exit and their trade Thursday of veteran forward Ersan Ilyasova to Detroit: 1. What do the Bucks plan to do with their newfound salary-cap space? By jettisoning Ilyasova for the more cap-friendly contracts of..." June 13

  • Mavericks considering signing-and-trading Tyson Chandler for DeAndre Jordan

    Pro Basketball Talk "DeAndre Jordan is reportedly interested in signing with the Mavericks. That’d mean Dallas loses Tyson Chandler, who’s also a pending free agent. Tim MacMahon of ESPN: A sign-and-trade swap of the centers, which has been mentioned in Mavs front-office offseason brainstorming sessions,..." May 28

  • Tyson Chandler won’t be suspended for throwing punch at Rockets’ Dwight Howard

    Houston Chronicle "The NBA opted not to take any further action on an altercation in which Mavericks center Tyson Chandler seemed to take a swing at Rockets center Dwight Howard, a person with knowledge of the decision said. The play will stand as called, as a double-technical foul. On the play, Chandler and..." April 28

  • Could Tyson be suspended for Game 5 after swinging at Dwight?

    Mavs Moneyball "This isn't a great look for Tyson Chandler. He's trying to get Dwight Howard off him after a rebound, sure, but you can swing with a close fist like that -- even if there's basically no chance it could have connected with any sort of impact. Tyson's not a dirty player. As far as I can tell from..." April 27

  • Parsons won’t play Thursday, Chandler is probable

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Dallas Mavericks will be at least a man short when they play the Portland Trail Blazers at 9:30 p.m. Thursday at the Moda Center. The Mavs announced that small forward Chandler Parsons will miss his sixth straight game with a sprain and bone bruise to his left ankle which he sustained..." March 05

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    Carlisle said Chandler Parsons and Tyson Chandler will make the 3-game road trip, but he doesn't know if they'll play Thursday in Portland.

  • 454d
    Mark Followill @MFollowill

    No Tyson tonight, hip contusion

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    Tom Haberstroh @tomhaberstroh

    YES! cheater... Tyson Chandler has dribbled just 35 times into his 303 FG attempts. Lowest ratio in NBA. RT @darenw: @tomhaberstroh 35 :)

  • Chandler out vs. Jazz; Mavs wait on Ellis MRI

    ESPN Dallas "The Dallas Mavericks are optimistic that Tyson Chandler's ankle sprain is not serious, although the injury will keep the veteran center out of Wednesday's game against the Utah Jazz. The Mavericks also announced that guard Monta Ellis is doubtful for Wednesday's contest because of a hip injury...." February 10

  • Scapegoating Tyson Chandler exposed as massive Knicks ruse

    New York Post "If the Knicks were trying to sell us Tyson Chandler was the bad guy on last year’s roster, a reason for their dysfunction and 37-45 season, then it makes you wonder what other baloney they’re trying to make us believe. Chandler returned to the Garden Tuesday night for the first time since being..." December 17

  • Ex-Knick Chandler pities Melo

    ESPN New York "Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler feels sorry for former New York Knicks teammate Carmelo Anthony, the face of a team that fell to 5-22 with Tuesday's 107-87 loss to the Mavs. "I do because he's a competitor," said Chandler, who received a warm ovation from the crowd in his return to..." December 17

  • Tyson Chandler felt like scapegoat with Knicks

    ESPN Dallas "Center Tyson Chandler felt like a scapegoat "at times" for the New York Knicks' failures last season. The Knicks entered the season with high expectations coming off a trip to the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs but ended with a 37-45 record and the firing of coach Mike Woodson...." November 25

  • Chandler’s reunion with Mavericks ‘showed their appreciation for what I did’

    Washington Post "Tyson Chandler is back in a familiar place, and it has little to do with being with the Dallas Mavericks for a second go ’round. For the second, third or maybe fourth time in his 13-year career, Chandler reached a point where his contributions to a franchise got wiped out by one down year, forcing..." October 10

  • Cuban: “Would have been better” if Mavericks could have kept Chandler in 2011

    Dallas Morning News "Mark Cuban has a lot of strengths, but admitting mistakes isn’t always one of them. It only took him 10 years to acknowledge that letting Steve Nash go was a poor basketball decision. On Tuesday, however, he hinted that he knows letting Tyson Chandler walk away in free agency after the 2011..." September 24

  • Tyson Chandler says he has returned to Dallas a better player than in 2011

    Pro Basketball Talk "The last time Tyson Chandler had on a Dallas Mavericks uniform, he was holding the Larry O’Brien trophy — he was the defensive anchor key to Dallas knocking off Miami in the 2011 NBA Finals. After a couple up-and-down years with the Knicks, he’s back in Big D this season. And better than..." September 12

  • Knicks, Mavericks make 6-player Tyson Chandler trade

    USA Today "The New York Knicks and Dallas Mavericks are in advanced discussions about a trade that would return center Tyson Chandler to the team with which he won a championship in 2011, two people with knowledge of the talks confirmed to USA TODAY Sports. The people spoke on the condition of anonymity..." June 26

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Sources tell ESPN that Mavericks are in advanced talks on deal to complete trade that will bring Chandler and Raymond Felton to Dallas

  • Nowitzki "thrilled" for Chandler trade, willing to recruit Carmelo Anthony

    Sporting News "They’re getting the band back together in Dallas. Or, at least, one significant part of the band. Tyson Chandler, who left Dallas for New York as a free agent in 2011, is heading to the Mavericks in a trade that will send guards Jose Calderon, Shane Larkin and Wayne Ellington to the Knicks,..." June 25

  • Warriors could be interested in Chandler

    ESPN New York "Do the Golden State Warriors have interest in Tyson Chandler? The Warriors struggled to deal with the void left by injured big man Andrew Bogut in this year's playoffs. In light of those struggles, Golden State recognizes a need to acquire a big man this summer, according to ESPN’s Stephen A...." June 22

  • Mavs To Pursue ‘Melo, Tyson Chandler

    Hoops Rumors "The Mavs are optimistic that they’ll be on the list of teams that Carmelo Anthony plans to meet with this summer and that he’ll give them legitimate consideration, reports Marc Stein of ESPN.com. Dallas will also try to acquire another Knick, with Stein asserting that they’ll be first in line..." May 06

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    Ohm Youngmisuk @NotoriousOHM

    Woodson says no Felton, no Tyson tonight.

  • Chandler won’t ‘waste another season’ if Knicks focus on ’15

    New York Post "If Knicks president Phil Jackson is more concerned with 2015 free agency than the 2014-15 season, center Tyson Chandler acknowledged this may not be the right place for him. The Knicks, after missing the playoffs, have mapped out a blueprint to keep open cap space for the summer of 2015 while..." April 16

  • Chandler: ‘Somebody’s in trouble’ if Knicks make playoffs

    New York Post "Even in the season’s darkest moments, Tyson Chandler says he believed the Knicks would be close to a playoff berth in April. The Knicks center sent out a message straight to South Beach, reiterating a theme some NBA executives believe, too: Miami and Indiana prefer not to see orange and blue in..." April 03

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Woodson said Amar 'e and Tyson will play tomorrow against Bucks.

  • Knicks' Chandler, Stoudemire won't play against Celtics Wednesday

    CBS Sports "Tyson Chandler and Amar'e Stoudemire will miss Wednesday night's game vs. the Boston Celtics, the team announced Wednesday morning. Stoudemire, who has played the best basketball he has in nearly two seasons over the past two weeks, needs a game off for his troublesome knee, and Tyson Chandler is..." March 12

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    Ian Begley @IanBegley

    Hearing: #Knicks C Tyson Chandler will not be with the team tonight due to an urgent personal matter.

  • Dangling Chandler is Knicks’ chance to find Love this offseason

    New York Post "Carmelo Anthony wasn’t tampering late Monday night in the visitor’s dressing room at The Palace of Auburn Hills when asked about 2015 free agent Kevin Love, but he clearly gave away how much he thinks of him. As the Knicks front office readies to show Anthony its grand plan after the season for..." March 06

  • Frustrated Tyson Chandler mulls future

    New York Post "Knicks center Tyson Chandler is so disillusioned he isn’t sure he wants to be part of the team’s long-term future. With the Knicks in chaos, owner James Dolan is going to look to rebuild or reload at season’s end. Whether Chandler, who is starting to show signs of age, is part of the blueprints..." March 04

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    Chris Herring @HerringWSJ

    Woodson says Chandler took a blow to the thigh yesterday, and is hurting a bit, but will play.

  • Tyson Chandler criticizes Knicks strategy again

    New York Post "A defensive Mike Woodson might have taken a little poke at critic Tyson Chandler before Wednesday’s loss, saying there was no complaints about the Knicks’ defense during their five-game winning streak earlier this month. Chandler missed those games due to bronchitis. But that didn’t stop..." January 23

  • Woodson confronts Tyson Chandler about critical comments: source

    New York Daily News "Tyson Chandler’s comments that were critical of Mike Woodson’s defensive schemes may have annoyed the head coach, but they certainly didn’t surprise him. According to a team source, Woodson recently confronted Chandler about comments the veteran center made that could be interpreted as..." January 22

  • Chandler jabs at Woodson: Knicks ‘out-schemed’ by Kidd’s Nets

    New York Post "This time, Tyson Chandler sounded off on Mike Woodson’s defensive schemes, suggesting his former teammate Jason Kidd won the coaching battle on Martin Luther King Day, and indicated the Knicks might want to reevaluate their approach. Those were damning remarks to cap a nightmarish matinee in..." January 21