Tony Parker To Still Play In The All-Star Game Despite Back Stiffness


Guard Tony Parker, who has missed two games during the San Antonio Spurs’ six-game road trip because of back tightness, will still attend the NBA All-Star Game and remains committed to playing. It will be his sixth appearance in the showcase.

Coach Gregg Popovich told the San Antonio Express-News that he’d leave the decision about playing in the All-Star Game up to Parker, who leads the Spurs with 17.7 points and 6.2 assists per game.

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