Posted Wednesday February 18, 1:51 PM
6-foot-2, 180 pounds
DOB: May 17, 1982
8th NBA season ... 3rd NBA All-Star Game
Parker was born in Belgium and raised in France ... Among league leaders in assists ... Has averaged 18.4 points a game in 117 playoff games with the Spurs ... He appeared in more playoff games before his 24th birthday (77) than anyone in league history ... Was the NBA Finals MVP in 2007, averaging 24.5 points a game in the Spurs' sweep of the Cavaliers ... Named the Gazzetta dello Sport European Player of the Year in 2008 ... Named the 2003 Champion of French Champions by the French newspaper L.Equipe (the first basketball player ever to receive the award) ...