Originally written on Sports-Glory  |  Last updated 1/25/15

Chandler Parsons said Tuesday that his comments a day earlier were not meant to be disrespectful to the Houston Rockets. “I didn’t mean to sound ungrateful or disrespectful in any way,” Parsons said of his comments to Yahoo! Sports. “I just simply meant that I was offended that they didn’t view me as a core piece of their team going forward and they didn’t view me as a third star that could win championships there. That was what I meant by offended. “I hope I didn’t hurt anybody’s feelings and I hope there’s no hard feelings there, because I had a great time in Houston. I created a lot of memories there and have nothing but love and respect for the organization, the coaching staff and my teammates. But it’s just offensive when they’re publicly saying they don’t have a third star and they’re going after a third star when I was right there in front of them.” Parsons told Yahoo! Sports that he was “offended” when the Rockets declined its right to match the Dallas Mavericks’ offer. “Honestly, I was offended by the whole process,” Parsons said Monday. “They publicly said that they were going out 

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  • I go along with what Chandler said. I do believe that the Rockets got caught up in the hype about Lebron James, Carmelo Anthony and all the other super star free agents and it completely overwhelmed them to point where the not only lost Chandler Parsons but Jeremy Lin also. And they got NOTHING.
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