1 » Houston Rockets forward Chandler Parsons is set to become a restricted free agent this offseason after his option was not picked up but is nevertheless expected to re-sign with his team before all is said and done. In the meantime, he spent Friday in Bristol, Connecticut, hanging out at ESPN with the crew over at SportsNation. He was first asked for his prediction on how the 2014 NBA Finals is going to play out the rest of the way. (Apologies for the AutoPlay in the first video. Pause it when done.)
2 » Parsons then provided an argument as to why arguably the best player in the league will leave his team this offseason, possibly to return to the franchise that selected him No. 1 overall in the 2013 NBA Draft.
3 » At some point during the 2013-14 NBA season, two of his Rockets teammates – F James Harden and point guard Jeremy Lin – tried to teach Parsons how to perform the Euro step on the court. Here are the results of that training session:
And here’s Harden performing it the right way in live action:
4 » NBA players have plenty of downtime and therefore watch a ton of movies. Parsons, Lin and center Dwight Howard all got deep into Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained and filmed this recreation of one of the funniest scenes from the film.