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Anthony Michael Parker

Birthplace: Naperville, DuPage County, IL, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Private and Private
Husband of Private
Father of Private and Private
Brother of Candace Parker and Private

Managed by: Alex Bickle
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Immediate Family

    • Private
    • Private
    • Private
    • Private
    • Private
    • Private

About Anthony Parker

Anthony Michael Parker (born June 19, 1975) is an American retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA), as well as in Italy and Israel.

After graduating from Bradley University with a major in liberal arts, he entered the 1997 NBA draft and played briefly in the NBA before plying his trade in Europe. There, Parker spent five seasons with the Israeli Super League basketball club Maccabi Tel Aviv and one season with the Italian Serie A club Lottomatica Roma. With Maccabi he won five Israeli Super League national championships, five Israeli National Cups, three European titles (two EuroLeague Basketball titles and the FIBA SuproLeague title in 2001), and was voted two consecutive times EuroLeague MVP.

After returning to the NBA as a free agent in 2006, Parker was the Toronto Raptors' starting shooting guard. In his first season with the Raptors, Parker helped the team clinch their first ever division title, first NBA Playoffs berth in five years, and best regular season record in franchise history. He helped the Raptors reach the playoffs again in the 2007–08 season, before becoming a free agent in 2009.

On June 27, 2012, Anthony Parker retired after playing nine seasons in the NBA, five seasons in Israel, and one season in Italy.[1] He is currently a scout for the Orlando Magic. On August 8, 2017 he was named the general manager of the Lakeland Magic.

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Anthony Parker's Timeline

June 19, 1975
Naperville, DuPage County, IL, United States