6-2, 185, Born May 17, 1982
Last Affiliation: Paris BR
11th NBA season ... 4th All-Star Game ... The 6-foot-2 guard has been with the Spurs all his career. ... Parker played for two years in the French basketball league before entering the 2001 NBA Draft. ... He was selected by the Spurs with the 28th overall pick in the draft and quickly became their starting point guard, helping the Spurs win three NBA championships in 2003, 2005 and 2007. ... Employing his pace and high field goal percentage to great effect, Parker has been selected as an NBA All-Star four times, an All-NBA Third Team member once, and was the 2007 NBA Finals MVP. ...In 2001-02, Parker was named to the NBA All-Rookie team (1st) ...This season he has emerged as a force for the Spurs, with the injury to Manu Ginobili....He ranks fifth in the number of assists, and eighth in the number of assists per game. ...His 7.6 assists per game is above his career average of 5.8. ...Points per game for the 2011-12 season are 18.6, above his career average of 16.8.