Tuesday , Nov , 02 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Spurs sign Parker to long-term deal

=== Spurs sign Parker to long-term deal ===

San Antonio, TX (Sports Network) – The San Antonio Spurs and point guard Tony
Parker agreed Monday to a long-term contract extension. The Spurs are expected
to announce the deal at a Tuesday press conference.

Parker averaged 14.6 points and 5.5 assists last season. A three-year veteran,
Parker has averaged 13.1 points and 5.0 assists in 234 career games and helped
lead the Spurs to the NBA championship in 2002-03.

Parker, born in Belgium, was named to the All-Rookie First Team in 2002,
becoming the first foreign-born guard to earn the honor.