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Tony Parker signed a two-year, $10.25 million free agent deal with the Charlotte Hornets this offseason after spending the first 17 years of his career with the San Antonio Spurs.
The second year of the contract is non-guaranteed with a trigger date of July 4, 2019 — according to a report from Zach Lowe of ESPN.
If the Hornets pick up the second year of Parker’s deal, the point guard will make $5.25 million in 2019-20.
The second season of Tony Parker's contract with Charlotte is non-guaranteed with a trigger date of July 4th, 2019, per league sources. It is also worth $5.25 million if picked up, so the deal is really two years, $10.25M, sources say.
— Zach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA) July 23, 2018
Parker appeared in 55 games this past season with the Spurs and averaged 7.7 points, 1.7 rebounds and 3.5 assists, shooting 45.9 percent from the field and 27.0 percent from three. Parker was drafted by the Spurs in 2002 and has won four championships.
In 1198 games with the Spurs, Parker has career averages of 15.8 points, 2.8 rebounds and 5.7 assists. He’s a six-time All-Star and was named the 2007 Finals MVP.