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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.

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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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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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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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Mills says San Antonio Spurs were desperate from outset to erase championship pain

Patrick Mills battles with Steven Adams in game six on Sunday.

Chris Dutton Canberra's Patrick Mills says the San Antonio Spurs are desperate to erase the pain of last year's NBA Finals defeat.

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Tim Duncan and San Antonio Spurs focused on not letting Finals slip away

Tim Duncan ponders a question ahead of game five

Michael Lee The San Antonio Spurs can't get back those fateful 28 seconds and that five-point lead from a year ago, when a championship was so close to being in their grasp that the NBA had already surrounded...

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Live - NBA Finals Game 5: San Antonio Spurs v Miami Heat

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Paul Zalunardo Live coverage of game five of the NBA Finals series between the Heat and Spurs in San Antonio as the Spurs look to finish the job.

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Patty Mills ready for bigger things after helping Spurs to NBA championship, says Shane Heal

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Chris Dutton Patrick Mills helped deliver the NBA championship to the San Antonio Spurs on Monday and Australian basketball great Shane Heal believes the speedy point guard has "earned the right to test the...

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Patty Mills helps San Antonio Spurs win NBA Finals over Miami Heat

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Chris Dutton Canberra's Patrick Mills has etched his name in Australian sporting history after helping guide the San Antonio Spurs to an NBA championship.

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LeBron James: 'We need to get better at every position'

Joseph Goodman It didn't take long for the questions to shift from the dethroning of the Miami Heat to the potential dismantling of the team's roster.

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NBA glory close for Patty Mills and Aron Baynes

Key cog: Patty Mills.

The evolution of Patty Mills from a towel-waving benchwarmer to a key cog in the Spurs machine was clear in two key plays in their latest NBA Finals win.

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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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Patty Mills cameo can't save San Antonio Spurs from NBA loss to Dallas Mavericks

A sharp 10-point cameo from Australian Patty Mills wasn't enough to see the San Antonio through to the next round of the NBA playoffs, the Spurs edged 113-111 by the Dallas Mavericks to force a...

Patty Mills and Aron Baynes help San Antonio Spurs to victory over Portland Trail Blazers in NBA finals

Patty Mills and the San Antonio Spurs have taken first blood against Portland in the NBA finals.

Two-time defending NBA champions Miami opened their second-round play-off series against Brooklyn on Tuesday with a 107-86 triumph, while San Antonio – aided by Australian imports Aron Baynes...

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Patty Mills stars for San Antonio Spurs in NBA win

Up-tempo Australian guard Patty Mills chimed in with 18 points as San Antonio trounced Portland 104-82 on Wednesday to storm into the NBA conference finals.

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Patrick Mills ready to step up in NBA playoffs: Andrew Gaze

Patty Mills helped San Antonio dominate Portland on Thursday.

Jon Tuxworth Andrew Gaze says Patrick Mills' star showings in the NBA playoffs will add to his market value.