Forward Chandler Parsons’ debut for the Memphis Grizzlies has been bumped up to Sunday afternoon’s home game against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Parsons originally planned to wait until Tuesday night to play, according to league sources, but he was declared ready after a phenomenal pregame workout Friday night. “Felt great in workout. I’m ready to rock,” Parsons told ESPN in a text message. “No reason to wait.”
Source: Tim MacMahon of ESPN
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Magic Johnson Subpoenaed to Testify in Green Lawsuit
Magic Johnson has been subpoenaed as a witness in a civil lawsuit accusing Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green of assault, according to court documents obtained by the Detroit Free Press.
Johnson, the Los Angeles Lakers’ president of basketball operations, and Green both played basketball for Michigan State, and the plaintiff played football at MSU.