The son of a professional basketball player, Parker played for two years in the French basketball league, before entering the 2001 NBA draft.
He was selected by the San Antonio Spurs with the 28th overall pick in the draft, and quickly became their starting point guard.
"Open court, he's not playing 100 miles an hour all the time.
"Picking and choosing his activity, where he can go to make plays," Suns interim coach Jay Triano said of Jackson's recent stretch. Parker has won four NBA Championships (2003, 2005, 2007, and 2014), all of which were with the Spurs.With his pace and high field goal percentage, Parker has been named to six NBA All-Star games, three All-NBA Second Teams, and an All-NBA Third Team. A severe injury to his left quadriceps tendon in Game 2 in the second round of the 2017 playoffs ended his season.We found some good mistakes to fix." The Jazz shot 56.5 percent from the field and made 12-of-23 3-point attempts in a 120-111 victory Saturday over the Spurs, who are not alone there.Utah shot 56.7 percent in a 129-97 victory over the Suns the night before."It was good to go over some things, especially for some of the young guys who weren't able to go through it in detail early on," Danny Green told the paper.