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San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker weds French girlfriend Axelle Francine

NBA star Tony Parker married his French girlfriend Axelle Francine in Texas over the weekend, People magazine says.

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NBA star Tony Parker apologises for 'quenelle' gesture

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker

NBA star Tony Parker apologised on Monday for making a gesture with anti-Semitic overtones in a photograph taken three years ago, which became an issue after French footballer Nicolas Anelka made the...

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San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker defying Father Time

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker (9) shoots over New Orleans Pelicans guard Brian Roberts (22) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Adi Joseph Tony Parker has his teardrop floater in the lane.

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NBA: Patty Mills of the San Antonio Spurs gets his chance after Tony Parker is sidelined

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Australia's Patty Mills is set to play an even bigger role in the San Antonio Spurs' NBA title quest after leading point guard Tony Parker was sidelined.

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Tony Parker stars as France advance past Ukraine

Tony Parker (L) of France vies with Dmytro Zabirchenko of Ukraine during a European Basketball Championships match between Ukraine and France in Ljubljana on September 8, 2013. AFP PHOTO / JURE MAKOVEC

Nesha Starcevic LJUBLJANA: Tony Parker scored 28 points on Sunday to lead France past Ukraine 77-71 and into round two of the European basketball championship in Slovenia.

France stun Spain as Serbia rout Brazil at basketball World Cup

Spanish players during the loss against France.

Huge upsets lit up the basketball World Cup as France beat hosts Spain 65-52 while Serbia thumped Brazil 84-56 to set up an intriguing semi-final clash.

US and Spain on course at basketball world championships

US centre DeMarcus Cousins.

Holders the United States and hosts Spain remained on course to reach the basketball World Cup final after powering into the last eight where they were joined by France and Slovenia on Saturday.

Australian Boomers score impressive away win over France

Star turn: Matthew Dellavedova, pictured here training in Canberra last month, was a standout for the Boomers in their tight win over France.

Roy Ward NBA centre Aron Baynes leads the Boomers past a strong French team.

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Patty Mills avoids contract hype to focus on NBA celebrations

Patrick Mills celebrates Spurs' NBA championship.

Chris Dutton Patrick Mills is avoiding the hype of multimillion-dollar offers to focus on basking in NBA championship glory.

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NBA championship winner Patty Mills out for seven months with shoulder injury

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Chris Dutton A shoulder injury has forced Patrick Mills to withdraw from Australia's World Cup campaign.

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Philadelphia 76ers' grand plan not helped by NBA history

Drought-breaker: Philadelphia 76ers players  Michael Carter-Williams, Nerlens Noel, Hollis Thompson and Henry Sims celebrate in the final seconds of the win over Detroit in March which broke a 26-game losing streak.

John Smallwood Continuing debate about whether 76ers president/general manager Sam Hinkie made the right decision to nuke the team's core and start building from scratch is a moot exercise.

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Patty Mills brings a taste of NBA home

Back home: Patty Mills (right) and Aron Baynes  on Tuesday.

Roy Ward Patty Mills has the NBA championship trophy with him for a tour of Australia.

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San Antonio Spurs veteran star Tim Duncan's beautifully ageless play is a joy forever

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Paul Suttor To paraphrase Junior from that timeless source of all basketball wisdom, White Men Can't Jump, a thing like Tim Duncan is a joy forever.

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Canberran Patrick Mills out to earn his spurs with San Antonio in NBA finals

Chris Dutton Canberra basketball star Patrick Mills has turned a blast from his coach into inspiration for career-best form.

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Live: NBA Finals: Game 2 - San Antonio Spurs v Miami Heat

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Paul Suttor Live coverage of game 2 of the NBA Finals series - Miami v the Spurs at San Antonio.

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Miami Heat levels finals series with San Antonio Spurs

Miami, boosted by LeBron James' 35 points, defeated the San Antonio Spurs 98-96 to level the series at one game each.

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NBA Finals 2014: Miami Heat v San Antonio Spurs - Game One

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Paul Zalunardo The Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs get ready to reprise their riveting seven-game NBA Finals of a year ago.

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LeBron and the Heat keep their cool to level series

Red-hot ... LeBron James drives to the basket in game two of the NBA finals.

Billy Witz The air-conditioning system at AT&T Centre was in working order Sunday night, and so was LeBron James.

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San Antonio Spurs beat Miami Heat on the road

Patty Mills #8 of the San Antonio Spurs goes to the basket.

Scott Cacciola Within minutes of taking the court at American Airlines Arena on Tuesday night, the San Antonio Spurs demolished a 23-year-old record for offensive efficiency.