Parsons, currently a rostered member of the Atlanta Hawks, was struck by an individual who was charged with a DUI on Jan. 15, and the injuries he suffered in the accident are far more severe than initially reported.
Per his attorneys, Parsons suffered a traumatic brain injury, as well as several severe and potentially permanent instances of bodily harm that sound likely to derail his career.
Parsons, a stalwart on a contending Houston Rockets team by just his second season, signed a lucrative contract with the Dallas Mavericks, only to watch his career get taken apart, piece by piece, by repetitive back injuries
Now, it seems the 31-year-old is facing dire circumstances, all brought about, reportedly, by the reckless actions of an unrelated party.
Best wishes to the great Gator and excellent shooter -- it certainly sounds as if he's in a hard-to-reckon-with place right about now.