Monday morning one liners: Beasley may not see qualifying offer

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Here is our daily look around the NBA — links to stories worth reading and notes to check out (stuff that did not get its own post here at PBT) — done in bullet point form. Because bloggers love bullet points.

• Don’t expect Michael Beasley to get a qualifying offer from Minnesota, writes Timberwolves beat writer Jerry Zgoda. It will be interesting to see what teams will take a chance on him next summer, and at what price.

• The Paul Silas facepalm timeline.

• The Cavaliers Anthony Parker is expected to retire at the end of the year.

• Anaheim is still there, ready and waiting for the Kings. Personally, I think Seattle or Kansas City (which has the Sprint Center ready to go) are better choices, but that’s not what the Maloofs will want.

• In case you missed it, we talked with Blake Griffin about his game and intimidation over the weekend.

• Also from PBT this weekend: Why don’t more stars want to be like Tim Duncan?

• Brandon Bass is fighting a lot of injuries.

• In case you missed it, Chris Duhon returned from his foot injury to play for the Magic Sunday and had five points in 19 minutes. That is not the guy the Magic really need back.

• Andris Biedrins suffered a concussion when his head hit Blake Griffin’s Saturday night. This means he has to be cleared by the league neurologist to return.

• Brandon Roy has not ruled out a return next season.

• Coach Ty Corbin wants to get some more run for Derrick Favors.

• The Wizards have shut down Roger Mason Jr. for the season and are expected to waive him and bring in someone on a 10-day contract.

• Philadelphia will take part in the Orlando Summer League but not the one is Las Vegas.

• Did you catch DeShawn Stevenson breaking Rajon Rondo’s ankles? (via nba247365.com)