Tony Parker was married to Eva Longoria in 2007. The marriage was not a success and eventually, the couple separated in 2011. In 2014 Tony married again to French journalist Axelle Francine in San Antonio Texas.
The couple has two sons Josh and Liam. Tony and Axelle are happily married to the present days.
William Anthony Parker Jr. or simply Tony Parker is a professional basketball player from France. He has played with the French national team. In 2001, he joined the San Antonio Spurs. With Spurs, Tony has won four championships in 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2014. He continues to play with the spurs to the present days.
Tony Parker: Birth Facts, Family, Childhood
Tony Parker was born on May 17, 1982, in Bruges, Belgium and raised in France. His father Tony Parker Sr. too was a professional basketball player and his mother Pamela Firestone, is a Dutch model. He has two younger brothers T.J. and Pierre. Watching the global fame of Michael Jordan, Tony got inspired to play basketball.
Tony Parker: Education History
Tony Parker studied at the INCEP, Paris which is the national institute of sport, expertise, and performance at France that trains elite athletes. His college detail is unknown.
Obviously, at INCEP, Tony furnished his basketball skills and prepared him for the future ahead.
Tony Parker: Early Profession Life, Career
Tony started his career with a club from Paris called Paris Basketball Racing in 1999. He played with Paris Racing for two seasons. Parker played at the Nike Hoop Summit in Indianapolis in 2000 against the American All-Star.
To colleges including UCLA and Georgia Tech Parker was a hot cake as he recorded 20 points, 7 assists, 4 rebounds and 2 steals at the summit and urged him to join them. He refused the proposal and chose to stay in France.
In 2001 Tony joined the San Antonio Spurs. The club has won four NBA championships after Tony’s entry in the team including 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2014 NBA championship. So far Parker holds a record of 15.8 points, 1 block, 9 steals, 5.7 assists and 2.8 rebounds in average per game in his career at the NBA.
Tony also plays for the French basketball team ASVEL since 2001. As a French citizen, Tony has represented and won several medals for his country at the EuroBasket. The French team has won one gold, silver and two bronze together with Parker. He continues to play with the NBA San Antonio Spurs to the date and seems prepared for the next season.
Tony Parker: Lifetime Achievements and Awards
The 35-year-old basketball star has bagged a number of medals and awards in his so far career. 4 times NBA Champion, 6 times NBA All-Star, 3 times All-NBA Second Team, NBA All-Rookie First Team, Pro A Best Young Player he has it all. Parker has also won a gold, a silver and two bronzes for his nation in basketball.
Tony Parker: Salary and Net Worth
In an average Tony earns fourteen million dollars annually. His estimated net worth is seventy-five million dollars.
Tony Parker: Rumors and Controversy
Tony Parker was criticized in France for a picture that he took with comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala. In the pic, Tony is seen in a gesture commonly known as quenelle in France. The gesture symbolizes anti-Semitism in France and gathered a lot of public criticism against this NBA Star.
Tony Parker: Description to Body Measurements
Tony Parker is six foot two inches tall and weighs 84 Kilos. He’s got 39 inches Chest, 34 inches waist, and 14 inches biceps. He wears shoe size 11 (US). The color of his hair is black and that of the eye is black too.
Tony Parker: Social Media Profile
The social media profile of Tony is crowded with fans and followers. He has more than 3 million followers on Facebook, more than 2 million followers on Twitter and 320K followers on Instagram.