Five Players Who Will Make Less Than Chandler Parsons

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Nov 16, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets forward Chandler Parsons (25) enters the court before the game against the Denver Nuggets at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports

The Houston Rockets decided not to match the offer sheet for Chandler Parsons. The Dallas Mavericks offered Parsons a 3-year, $46 million deal, and the Rockets felt the price was too high, ultimately making him a member of the Mavericks.

The Rockets felt that the contract was too constraining to future roster building to keep Chandler Parsons. The former second round pick made less than a million dollars last year; talk about “Started from the bottom, now we’re here.”

With Parsons making around $15 million per season, he has suddenly become the highest paid player on the Mavericks and one of the higher paid players in the NBA.

Let’s take a look at the five best players who will make less money than Chandler Parsons next season.