Leadership is perhaps the single irrefutable characteristic of the San Antonio Spurs franchise. Well, that and consistency. The Spurs have enjoyed consistent leadership under Gregg Popovich and his stalwarts of David Robinson, Sean Elliot, Avery Johnson, Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, and Manu Ginobili (Honestly, that list could easily be longer.) The secret is really no […]
Zut Alors! Proving the sport of basketball and video games share International popularity. NBA 2K has announced San Antonio Spurs veteran guard Tony Parker will grace the cover of NBA 2K16 in France. Parker also shared the news via Facebook with this caption. “Trop content de vous dévoiler ma collaboration avec NBA 2K. Quel honneur de figurer sur la couverture exclusive à la...
After San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker led the French National team to a victory over Serbia Friday, Parker didn’t have to dominate in Sunday’s exhibition against Russia, as Les Bleus dominated from the start as a team, to end up blowing out Russia 93-55 in a friendly matchup between the two squads, as they prepare […]
San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker will be gracing the cover of the wildly popular basketball video game – NBA 2K15 France edition. “I am very proud to be on the cover of NBA 2k16, a game that I like. I am very happy to be part of the selection that always puts forward the best […]
French phenom Tony Parker always will go down as one of the greatest to ever suit up in a San Antonio Spurs jersey. As an orchestrator on the court for the past 14 years, he has hit a lull in his career. Points, assists, and field goal percentages per game were all down last season. The injuries have been no cake walk either, acquiring ankle and thigh afflictions. Competition has...
San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker is having some fun on his down time this summer, which, for the French athlete apparently means facing down a tiger. Appearing on the French game show “Fort Boyard,” Parker was thrust into a smallish courtyard where he drove around in a rusty, bucket of a vehicle that appears to offer scant protection. Fellow contestants dumped water...
I hope San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker has insurance because he went one-on-one against a… tiger! Parker is in France for summer play with Team France for Eurobasket 2015 but he took time to be a contestant on a French game show where he had to evade a tiger in a caged-car. Parker, with help […]
It goes without saying that San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker is a pretty big deal in his home country of France. But Nike is quickly learning that Parker’s fame in his native land has its limits. The corporate giant has been ordered by a French court to pay 67,500 euros (approximately $74,000) in...Read More
The San Antonio Spurs have enjoyed so much success over the past two decades in large part because of the team atmosphere they have created. Their players care for one another, share the spotlight, and have fully embraced what it means to be a team. This particular quote from Tony Parker after the team’s 110-98...Read More
The San Antonio Spurs lost to the Brooklyn Nets in overtime Wednesday night. The loss, which was San Antonio’s first of the season to a sub-.500 team, snapped an eight-game winning streak. Why did Tony Parker watch the entire overtime period from the bench? Parker was benched with 4:20 left in the third quarter and...Read More
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