Lyou San Antonio Spurs they retired this Monday the number used by their legendary player Tony Parker The former base of the French team was honored after the game against the Memphis grizzlies and the "9" was immortalized, after just a few months after Parker announced his goodbye as a professional.
Also, in European sport, the news did not go unnoticed and Through social networks different figures of French sport recognized the trajectory of the basketball player. Among the most prominent personalities were the PSG player Kylian Mbappe, Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane, Thierry Henry and the Formula 1 driver Charles Leclerc
Through the social networks of Spurs, the stars praised the legacy of Parker, who with the franchise of Gregg Popovich conquered four NBA championships. In addition to detailing the importance it has for France, Parker's passage through American basketball and with the national cadre
Within the most emotional moments, is the speech given by the legend of San Antonio during the semifinal of EuroBasket 2013 against Spain and that highlighted the PSG attacker.
For its part, prior to the ceremony of November 11 at the AT&T Center Coach Popovich He also highlighted the figure of the Frenchman and thanked him for spending almost his entire career with him.