Report: Mavs’ Chandler Parsons likely to undergo season-ending surgery

0:53 | NBA
Mavericks' Chandler Parsons to undergo season-ending surgery
Tuesday March 22nd, 2016

Get breaking news and SI’s biggest stories instantly. Download the new Sports Illustrated app (iOS or Android) and personalize your experience by following your favorite teams and SI writers.

Dallas Mavericks starting small forward Chandler Parsons will likely undergo season-ending surgery on a torn meniscus in his right knee, ESPN’s Tim MacMahon reports.

Parsons did not play against the Trailblazers on Sunday with what was thought to be a right hamstring injury. 

•​ ​Listen and subscribe to Open Floor Podcast on iTunes and SoundCloud

Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle told reporters at the time he did not think the injury was serious enough to sideline Parsons for an extended time, according to the Dallas Morning News.

• NADKARNI: NBA Week in Review: Dwight Howard's weak stickum story

Parsons, 27, is averaging 13.7 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game this season. 

- Erin Flynn

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.