|Apr. 6 4:35 PM PT5:35 PM MT6:35 PM CT7:35 PM ET23:35 GMT7:35 4:35 PM MST6:35 PM EST3:35 UAE (+1)01:3519:35 ET6:35 PM CT22:35 - San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker was forced to leave with back spasms late in the first quarter against the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday night.
Analysis: Parker has missed 10 games this season, including San Antonio's game Feb. 6 at Brooklyn with tightness in his lower back. He has had various leg injuries this season, but also sat out seven games for what was listed as ''rest.''
|Apr. 6 8:52 PM PT9:52 PM MT10:52 PM CT11:52 PM ET3:52 GMT11:52 8:52 PM MST10:52 PM EST7:52 UAE (+1)05:5223:52 ET10:52 PM CT2:52 - Parker will not accompany the Spurs on a two-game road trip and will be considered day-to-day when San Antonio returns Friday.
Analysis: San Antonio's star point guard was forced to leave Sunday's 112-92 win over Memphis because of back spasms.
|Apr. 4 10:07 PM PT11:07 PM MT12:07 AM CT1:07 AM ET5:07 GMT13:07 10:07 PM MST12:07 AM EST9:07 UAE07:071:07 ET12:07 AM CT4:07 - Parker was just 3 of 10 from the field, scoring six points in San Antonio's 106-94 loss to Oklahoma City on Thursday. The loss snapped the team's win streak at 19 games.
Analysis: Parker had been playing well versus Oklahoma City, averaging 25.3 points in the three previous games against them.
|Mar. 24 4:35 PM PT5:35 PM MT6:35 PM CT7:35 PM ET23:35 GMT7:35 4:35 PM MST6:35 PM EST3:35 UAE (+1)00:3519:35 ET5:35 PM CT22:35 - Parker returned Wednesday with 10 points and six assists.
Analysis: Parker sat out the team's game Monday night against the Philadelphia 76ers with a sore left Achilles. The point guard was not listed on the pre-game injury report Monday, but was ruled out about 45 minutes prior to tip-off against Philadelphia and former San Antonio assistant Brett Brown.
|Mar. 20 9:29 PM PT10:29 PM MT11:29 PM CT12:29 AM ET4:29 GMT12:29 9:29 PM MST11:29 PM EST8:29 UAE05:290:29 ET10:29 PM CT3:29 - Parker scored 25 points as the San Antonio Spurs pulled away from the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night, winning 125-109 for their 11th consecutive victory.
Analysis: Parker added five assists as the Lakers were hapless on defense.
|Mar. 12 10:55 PM PT11:55 PM MT12:55 AM CT1:55 AM ET5:55 GMT13:55 10:55 PM MST12:55 AM EST9:55 UAE06:551:55 ET11:55 PM CT4:55 - Parker had 20 points and nine assists in Tuesday's win at Chicago.
Analysis: Parker is averaging 19.2 points over five contests since missing six games due to his ailing back.
|Mar. 9 9:32 PM PT10:32 PM MT11:32 PM CT12:32 AM ET4:32 GMT12:32 9:32 PM MST11:32 PM EST8:32 UAE05:320:32 ET10:32 PM CT3:32 - Parker scored 30 points in Saturday's win over the Magic.
Analysis: Parker, who shot 11 of 19 from the floor, ranks second in the NBA among point guards with a field-goal percentage of 50.1.
|Feb. 18 6:51 PM PT7:51 PM MT8:51 PM CT9:51 PM ET2:51 GMT10:51 7:51 PM MST9:51 PM EST6:51 UAE (+1)03:5121:51 ET8:51 PM CT1:51 - Parker had 22 points and seven assists in his return from a six-game absence, leading San Antonio's balanced attack in a 112-106 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night.
Analysis: Parker looked refreshed after not playing since Feb. 10 for what San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich officially listed as "rest," but unofficially was due to a series of lower body maladies.
|Feb. 12 3:54 PM PT4:54 PM MT5:54 PM CT6:54 PM ET23:54 GMT7:54 4:54 PM MST6:54 PM EST3:54 UAE (+1)00:5418:54 ET5:54 PM CT21:54 - Parker and Manu Ginobili, and forward Tiago Splitter are all out of the lineup for the Spurs in their game against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Parker, the team leader with 17.7 points and 6.2 assists per game, is out with tightness in his lower back. He played in San Antonio's previous two games - wins at Charlotte and Detroit.
|Feb. 6 9:59 AM PT10:59 AM MT11:59 AM CT12:59 PM ET17:59 GMT1:59 10:59 AM MST12:59 PM EST21:59 UAE18:5912:59 ET11:59 AM CT15:59 - Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says Tim Duncan and Parker will return to action against the Charlotte Bobcats.
Analysis: Popovich gave Duncan the night off Thursday against the Brooklyn Nets, while Parker was held out with back spasms. The Spurs (36-14) lost the game 103-89, their fourth defeat in the last seven games.
|Feb. 4 10:01 PM PT11:01 PM MT12:01 AM CT1:01 AM ET6:01 GMT14:01 11:01 PM MST1:01 AM EST10:01 UAE07:011:01 ET12:01 AM CT4:01 - Tony Parker scored 32 points and had nine assists as the Spurs overcame a 14-point deficit en route to a 102-95 victory over the Pelicans on Monday night.
Analysis: Parker was especially brilliant down the stretch, scoring 21 of his points in the second half to lead San Antonio to victory.
|Jan. 26 12:10 PM PT1:10 PM MT2:10 PM CT3:10 PM ET20:10 GMT4:10 1:10 PM MST3:10 PM EST0:10 UAE (+1)21:1015:10 ET2:10 PM CT18:10 - Parker turned in a poor fantasy effort in Sunday's 113-101 loss to the Heat.
Analysis: Parker had 11 points and seven assists.
|Jan. 18 10:17 PM PT11:17 PM MT12:17 AM CT1:17 AM ET6:17 GMT14:17 11:17 PM MST1:17 AM EST10:17 UAE07:171:17 ET12:17 AM CT4:17 - Parker played 36 minutes Friday despite nursing a bruised shin and finished with 12 points in a loss to the Blazers.
Analysis: Parker appears to be fine moving forward.
|Jan. 15 8:51 PM PT9:51 PM MT10:51 PM CT11:51 PM ET4:51 GMT12:51 9:51 PM MST11:51 PM EST8:51 UAE05:5123:51 ET10:51 PM CT2:51 - Tony Parker had 25 points and nine assists and San Antonio escaped a late rally to beat the Utah Jazz 109-105 on Wednesday night, extending their winning streak to six games.
Analysis: Parker was clutch, scoring seven points in the final quarter, including four in the final 3 minutes.
|Jan. 13 8:53 PM PT9:53 PM MT10:53 PM CT11:53 PM ET4:53 GMT12:53 9:53 PM MST11:53 PM EST8:53 UAE05:5323:53 ET10:53 PM CT2:53 - Parker capped a 27-point outing with three clutch layups in the final minutes, and the Spurs held on for their fifth straight victory, 101-95 on Monday night.
Analysis: Along with the key field goals, Parker also went 9 of 10 from the free throw line and dished out seven assists.
|Jan. 9 9:43 PM PT10:43 PM MT11:43 PM CT12:43 AM ET5:43 GMT13:43 10:43 PM MST12:43 AM EST9:43 UAE06:430:43 ET11:43 PM CT3:43 - Parker scored 25 points, and San Antonio never trailed, cruising past the Dallas Mavericks 112-90 Wednesday night.
Analysis: Parker also had seven assists but turned it over a season-high six times.
|Jan. 1 9:32 PM PT10:32 PM MT11:32 PM CT12:32 AM ET5:32 GMT13:32 10:32 PM MST12:32 AM EST9:32 UAE06:320:32 ET11:32 PM CT3:32 - Parker had 18 points to lead six players in double figures and the San Antonio Spurs rolled to a 113-92 victory over the listless Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Parker only played 27 minutes since Brooklyn was terrible and the contest was no contest.
|Dec. 29 6:48 PM PT7:48 PM MT8:48 PM CT9:48 PM ET2:48 GMT10:48 7:48 PM MST9:48 PM EST6:48 UAE (+1)03:4821:48 ET8:48 PM CT0:48 - Parker scored 22 to help the San Antonio Spurs to a 112-104 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night.
Analysis: Parker only had seven assists so this could have been more profitable for his fantasy owners, who could be concerned about his 14 assists over his last three games.
|Dec. 26 7:48 PM PT8:48 PM MT9:48 PM CT10:48 PM ET3:48 GMT11:48 8:48 PM MST10:48 PM EST7:48 UAE (+1)04:4822:48 ET9:48 PM CT1:48 - Parker shot just 6 of 18 but finished with 23 points in Thursday's 116-107 win at Dallas.
Analysis: Parker, averaging 17.8 points, has scored at least 23 in three of his last four games.
|Dec. 25 7:57 PM PT8:57 PM MT9:57 PM CT10:57 PM ET3:57 GMT11:57 8:57 PM MST10:57 PM EST7:57 UAE (+1)04:5722:57 ET9:57 PM CT1:57 - Parker had an abysmal fantasy effort in a 111-98 loss to Houston on Wednesday.
Analysis: Parker was held to six points on 3-for-11 shooting and only managed four assists. Maybe he had too much holiday egg nog before he laid this egg.
|Dec. 24 10:48 PM PT11:48 PM MT12:48 AM CT1:48 AM ET6:48 GMT14:48 11:48 PM MST1:48 AM EST10:48 UAE07:481:48 ET12:48 AM CT4:48 - Parker had 26 points and eight assists in Monday's win over Toronto.
Analysis: Parker, averaging 18.1 points, has scored at least 23 in three of his last five games.
|Dec. 17 6:48 PM PT7:48 PM MT8:48 PM CT9:48 PM ET2:48 GMT10:48 7:48 PM MST9:48 PM EST6:48 UAE (+1)03:4821:48 ET8:48 PM CT0:48 - Parker was questionable to play Saturday, but he played 33 minutes in a 113-100 loss to Oklahoma City. He had a team-best 23 points and eight assists while shooting 6 for 14.
Analysis: Parker had missed the previous two games because of a bruised right shin.
|Dec. 16 8:54 PM PT9:54 PM MT10:54 PM CT11:54 PM ET4:54 GMT12:54 9:54 PM MST11:54 PM EST8:54 UAE05:5423:54 ET10:54 PM CT2:54 - Parker left Monday's game against the Clippers with a bruised right shin.
Analysis: It's unclear if he will be ready to go Wednesday against Phoenix.
|Dec. 14 10:11 PM PT11:11 PM MT12:11 AM CT1:11 AM ET6:11 GMT14:11 11:11 PM MST1:11 AM EST10:11 UAE07:111:11 ET12:11 AM CT4:11 - Parker had 29 points to offset Love's season-high 42 points and San Antonio rallied for a 117-110 victory over Minnesota on Friday night.
Analysis: Parker was averaging 14.5 points in his previous four games.
|Nov. 29 4:24 PM PT5:24 PM MT6:24 PM CT7:24 PM ET0:24 GMT8:24 5:24 PM MST7:24 PM EST4:24 UAE (+1)01:2419:24 ET6:24 PM CT22:24 - Parker was back in the Spurs' lineup Saturday for their showdown with Houston.
Analysis: Parker had an ankle sprain that kept him out of Friday's rout of Orlando.
|Nov. 2 10:48 PM PT11:48 PM MT12:48 AM CT1:48 AM ET5:48 GMT13:48 10:48 PM MST12:48 AM EST9:48 UAE06:481:48 ET11:48 PM CT3:48 - Parker had 24 points and six assists as the Spurs survived without Duncan for a 91-85 victory over Los Angeles on Friday night.
Analysis: Parker hit 12 of 18 from the floor to bounce back from a less than stellar opener.
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