tony parker gi Tony Parker to play basketball in FranceTony Parker won’t be sitting on the sidelines during the NBA lockout. The native Frenchman and Eva Longoria ex is heading back home to play for a French team, making just $1,995 per month.

“I’ll be playing nearly for free,” Parker tells L’Equipe. “If I play the entire season, we’ll go for the title.”

Parker also happens to be vice-president of ASVEL, a team based in Villeurbanne.

According to ESPN, he plans to play his first game for ASVEL on Oct. 14 against Paris.

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