Tony Parker RUMORS & NEWS

  • Tony Parker got the silent treatment from Tim Duncan as a rookie "Tony Parker and Tim Duncan have shared an awful lot of success teamed on the San Antonio Spurs. They've led them to 13 straight 50-win seasons, five straight Southwest Division titles and three NBA titles since Parker entered the league. However, their relationship did not start off on such..." April 22

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    I'm assuming no Duncan, Parker and maybe others tonight vs PHX, so good chance Dallas remains in 8 spot at least another day.

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    Spurs say guard Tony Parker has a sprained facet joint on the left side of his back. He is day-to-day following Thursday's game at Dallas.

  • Tony Parker slated for MRI on back

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs All-Star Tony Parker is scheduled for an MRI on Monday after leaving Sunday’s 112-92 victory over Memphis in the first quarter with back spasms, coach Gregg Popovich said. Parker had been off to an outstanding start with 10 points on 4-for-4 shooting in nine minutes. It marks the..." April 07

  • Parker, Green, Splitter all expected back for Nuggets

    San Antonio Express-News "Tony Parker, Danny Green and Tiago Splitter are all expected back in the lineup for Wednesday’s home game against Denver after skipping the Spurs’ 113-91 victory over Philadelphia on Monday. Parker was listed with a sore Achilles tendon, while Green and Splitter were rested. Parker, who has..." March 26

  • Tony Parker back in action today for the Spurs

    Fansided "After missing the last six games, the San Antonio Spurs will have their star point guard, Tony Parker, back on the floor Sunday night as the team takes on the Dallas Mavericks in a Western Conference showdown. In the last six games without him, the team has rattled off five wins. Spurs head..." March 02

  • Parker should be back no later than Sunday

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said All-Star point guard Tony Parker is expected to be back by Sunday’s game against Dallas after skipping the past five games resting his ailing body. The Spurs play Charlotte at home on Friday before hosting the rival Mavericks. Parker’s return will give the Spurs..." February 28

  • Parker should be back no later than Sunday

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said All-Star point guard Tony Parker is expected to be back by Sunday’s game against Dallas after skipping the past five games resting his ailing body. The Spurs play Charlotte at home on Friday before hosting the rival Mavericks. Parker’s return will give the Spurs..." February 27

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    Mike Monroe @Monroe_SA

    Report on NBAGreece, picked up by SA TVs, that @tonyparker to retire after '16 Olympics NOT true; will retire from French teamm NOT from NBA

  • Tony Parker wants to play in Rio Olympics, then retire

    Fansided "During All-Star Weekend, NBA Greece caught up with San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker. There has been some discussion about just how much the 31-year-old Parker has left to give after a long career and plenty of injuries, but he seems very interested in playing at least a few more years before..." February 25

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    Dan McCarney @danmccarneysaen

    Leonard participated in full practice today, still has periodic pain in hand, remains game-time decision for Wed. Parker still out indef.

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    Paul Garcia PS @PaulGarciaPS

    #Spurs announce Tiago Splitter will play tonight. Parker, Duncan, Kawhi, Baynes out vs. #Blazers

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    San Antonio Spurs @spurs

    Injury report: Ginobili will play limited minutes, Leonard game time decision, Splitter questionable and Parker out.

  • Parker Out For The Foreseeable Future "San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker will be out "for the foreseeable future" with "a variety of maladies," coach Gregg Popovich said Tuesday. Parker had been sidelined with stiffness in his lower back but played in Sunday's All-Star Game, finishing with four points, two rebounds and one..." February 18

  • Spurs’ Tony Parker will play in All-Star Game

    Fansided "San Antonio Spurs‘ point guard Tony Parker has been banged up throughout the season. Parker has not played more than 26 minutes in a game since a 102-95 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on February 3 and hasn’t played in two of the Spurs’ last five games. He missed Wednesday night’s 104-92..." February 14

  • Parker, Splitter out against Boston

    San Antonio Express-News "Point guard Tony Parker (rest) and center Tiago Splitter (right calf contusion) will both miss Wednesday’s game in Boston, the Spurs announced Tuesday. Parker was sent home to San Antonio, while Splitter apparently remained with the team. Tomorrow’s game against the Celtics is the Spurs’ last..." February 11

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    Dan McCarney @danmccarneysaen

    Parker's not officially on the injured list, so he's going to have to play this weekend in the ASG.

  • Popovich says Parker will miss Brooklyn game

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said point guard Tony Parker will miss Thursday’s game at Brooklyn after soreness in his lower back forced him to miss the second half and beyond in their 125-118, double-overtime victory in Washington on Wednesday. All-Star point guard Tony Parker will miss the..." February 06

  • Duncan, Parker out against Brooklyn

    San Antonio Express-News "As expected, Spurs center Tim Duncan will be rested tonight against Brooklyn after logging a season-high 40 minutes in Wednesday’s double-overtime victory at Washington, the team announced Thursday. He is joined on the bench by All-Star point guard Tony Parker, who missed the second half and..." February 06

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    Dan McCarney @danmccarneysaen

    Parker out for the rest of the game, lower back tightness per Spurs broadcast.

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Despite bumps and bruises, Tony Parker still plans on returning to New Orleans for the All-Star game later this month.

  • Tony Parker named to All-Star Game for sixth time

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs point guard Tony Parker has been selected to his sixth All-Star Game, the NBA announced Thursday. Parker joins Portland’s LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard, Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers, Houston’s James Harden and Dwight Howard, and Dirk Nowitzki of Dallas on the Western..." January 31

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Tony Parker says he's been playing with inflammation in his groin and hip for past two weeks.

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Tony Parker (shin) says there is no question he is playing tonight.

  • Tony Parker presented with second European Player of the Year award

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs All-Star Tony Parker was presented with his second Euroscar European Player of the Year award before tipoff of Sunday’s game against Milwaukee. Parker won the award, given by Italian daily La Gazzetta dello Sport, after leading France to its first championship at last summer’s EuroBasket..." January 20

  • Parker questionable with shin contusion

    San Antonio Express-News "All-Star point guard Tony Parker is listed as questionable for tonight’s clash with Portland after aggravating the right shin contusion that forced him to miss a pair of games in December. Parker said he was re-injured in Wednesday’s 109-105 victory over Utah, requiring a precautionary MRI on..." January 17

  • Spurs' Parker not fatigued, but not the same

    San Antonio Express-News "During the past 12 months, it is fair to say few on the planet have played more basketball than Spurs point guard Tony Parker. Parker followed a run to Game 7 of the NBA Finals by taking Team France to the EuroBasket championship, then returned stateside to crank up the entire machine again in..." January 04

  • Gregg Popovich commends Tony Parker for apologizing

    Fansided "Tony Parker was in some hot water last week, as a photo surfaced that showed him making an anti-Semitic gesture. He has sinced apologized, and is ready to move on. This hasn’t erupted into a full force scandal, and it seems as if the whole thing is behind him. Parker’s coach, Greg Poppovich,..." January 01

  • Parker wants to remain with Spurs; doesn’t rule out leaving

    San Antonio Express-News "Tony Parker to the New York Knicks? Unlikely, but Parker wouldn’t rule it out. In fact, he wouldn’t rule out going anywhere if certain circumstances aren’t in place. A report last week by said the Knicks hope to target the All-Star point guard in 2015, when Parker is set to become a..." December 30

  • Spurs' Tony Parker photographed doing polarizing 'quenelle' gesture "Over the weekend, West Bromich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka performed a gesture called the "quenelle" after scoring a goal. The gesture, popularized by a controversial French comedian, is said to be a "reverse Nazi salute" and seen to be anti-Semitic. Because of it, Anelka is facing a five-game..." December 30

  • Knicks could target Parker in 2015

    San Antonio Express-News "Having whiffed in the LeBron James sweepstakes, and the 2013-14 season already circling the drain at 9-19, the Knicks have set their sights on the summer of 2015, when their plans could include a certain French All-Star from San Antonio. Per a recent report by ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the Knicks..." December 28

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Tony Parker (shin) back tonight vs OKC but Spurs will be w/o Kawhi Leonard, who had a dental procedure.

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    Paul Coro @paulcoro

    Popovich said Cory Joseph will start at point guard tonight against the #Suns in place of injured Spurs All-Star Tony Parker.

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Spurs just announced that @tonyparker will miss next two games and then be re-evaluated after shin contusion he suffered Monday night in LA

  • Tony Parker out early with shin injury

    ABC News "San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker left Monday night's 115-92 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers in the second half with a right shin contusion. Parker limped off the court with 5:09 left in the third quarter after he appeared to bang his leg against Ryan Hollins' knee. He finished with eight..." December 17

  • Tony Parker charting his own 20-year course

    San Antonio Express-News "Though his 6-for-16 shooting in Wednesday's loss at Oklahoma City made him feel a bit older than his 31 years, All-NBA point guard Tony Parker claims to have been inspired by Kobe Bryant in considering a career that could make him the Spurs' first 20-year player. Having joined the Spurs as a..." November 30

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    John Denton @JohnDenton555

    #Spurs will be without Tony Parker because of an ankle injury. Corey Joseph will start.

  • Suns can't slow down Tony Parker, Spurs in 99-96 loss

    Arizona Republic "The Suns have won the games in which they had the best chance — at home against Utah and Portland and at New Orleans with a day of rest. What is more telling about how the Suns might be underbilled — or at least competitively entertaining — is how they fared on the road this week in less..." November 07

    2013 - 2014 Pro Sports Daily NBA Player Rankings (1 - 25)

    PSD Staff When ESPN released their NBA player rankings for the 2013 – 2014 season, a lot of us here at Pro Sports Daily questioned their methodology. Specifically, we questioned why they would rank Kobe Bryant #25 with players like Roy Hibbert, Chris Bosh and other questionable players ahead of him. We... October 31

  • Tony Parker says Gregg Popovich has made him cry

    Fansided "Catch San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich on a good day and he seems like one of the most funny, charismatic people you’ll ever come across. Only problem? For about 363 days out of the year, he’s the exact opposite. Spurs point guard Tony Parker knows this quite well and even admitted..." October 27

  • Parker's close call leaves Popovich unhappy

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs point guard Tony Parker left Saturday's 121-96 preseason loss to Miami in the third quarter after banging a finger on the camera of a photographer seated on the baseline. Parker's left hand is fine but his coach was not thrilled with the cameraman's proximity to the court. “It's a..." October 20

  • Spurs’ Tony Parker rounding into form

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs point guard Tony Parker arrived at training camp this month fresh off a starring turn with the French national team at the EuroBasket tournament and with three goals in mind. “Make sure I stay in rhythm make sure I stay in shape” Parker said. “And be ready for Oct. 30 because that’s when..." October 19

  • Tony Parker: Popovich showed team Game 6 tapes during film session

    Project Spurs "It might be the single moment in San Antonio Spurs franchise history that may hang over like a dark cloud for years to come - seeing a lead in Game 6 of the 2013 NBA Finals slip through their fingers as well as title number five. San Antonio was up five points with 28 seconds remaining on the..." October 15

  • Spurs' Parker feeling ‘great’ after long – or short – summer

    San Antonio Express-News "Tony Parker is running on fumes. More specifically adrenaline and champagne after spending the bulk of his short summer break helping France claim its first European basketball championship. Yet despite complaining of fatigue after the final of EuroBasket 2013 little more than a week ago Parker..." September 30

  • Tony Parker may skip 2014 World Cup in Spain

    Pro Basketball Talk "Tony Parker is why France is playing for the European championship on Sunday. He has been the best player in the tournament and dropped 32 on Spain in the semifinals to carry France to the overtime upset. But he may be skipping the 2014 World Championships. Parker’s is out next summer to..." September 22

  • Tony Parker says his rap career is over "Project Spurs managed to find this gem where San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker says that he's "retired from music." What music you ask? So good. So so good. Check out Project Spurs for a compete video retrospective on Parker's rap career." August 28

  • Tony Parker cleared after MRI, no damage

    San Antonio Express-News "Spurs point guard Tony Parker said he’ll be “100 percent” for the upcoming EuroBasket championships after an MRI revealed no significant damage from an undisclosed knee injury suffered Monday during France’s exhibition loss to Spain. Parker released a comment via the France national team’s..." August 27

  • Tony Parker reportedly set for MRI after exhibition injury

    San Antonio Express-News "Details were extremely limited but French sports daily L’Equipe reported that Spurs point guard Tony Parker is scheduled for an MRI on Tuesday after injuring his right knee for the second time in exhibition play leading up to next month’s EuroBasket tournament. The injury does not appear to be..." August 26

  • Spurs' Tony Parker: Sore hamstring can tear 'any time'

    San Antonio Express-News "Tony Parker’s strained right hamstring continues to mend, but the All-Star point guard said after Saturday’s practice that he remains at risk for a more serious injury as the Finals wear on. “My hamstring can tear at any time now,” he said, “so if it was the regular season I would be resting...." June 15

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Parker said if it were regular season, he'd be sitting out 10 days to prevent further injury. Sees no point with season on line.