With trade deadline past, Chandler Parsons returns to Grizzlies lineup – ProBasketballTalk

Chandler Parsons has played in just three games for the Grizzlies this season.

At first that was due to knee injuries, but he’s been medically cleared since Dec. 21 and only been kept out as Memphis tried to trade him.

The problem is that injury history — Parsons has played in 73 of a possible 220 games since he came to Memphis — combined with the fact he is owed a fully guaranteed $25 million next season made moving him impossible, especially since Memphis would not attach a first-round pick as a sweetener to the deals.

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