It’s March 1 now. There’s only about six weeks left in the regular season.
While he mentioned that he may not play this regular season, he’s not fearful of getting a good contract for next season. Bynum, who is an unrestricted free agent this summer, said that his health is more important than anything else. And that is true. If he’s healthy, teams will take the risk of signing him, even if it is for the max deal. Houston had been rumored to go after him once the season is over.