With David Stern threatening to erase the "spectre" of international competition from the American basketball scene, it's nice to cite an instance of one player who benefited from playing across the Atlantic. I'm talking about San Antonio Spurs All-Star point guard Tony Parker, who has turned out an impressive season after playing for ASVEL over the lockout, a French team that Parker has an executive role with.
While flopping is often cited by Americans as a flaw in soccer, the art of faking the severity of a foul is reaching epidemic proportions in the NBA. And commissioner David Stern has had enough. When Lisa Salters asked Stern about f... Read Post
San Antonio guard Tony Parker won't be getting rich but he'll be playing basketball. Read Post