Spurs' Parker sidelined by back issue
San Antonio, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker will not accompany the club on their upcoming road trip due to a back sprain.
An MRI taken Monday revealed the 31-year-old, three-time NBA champion suffers from a sprained facet joint on the left side of his back.
The Spurs take on Minnesota on Tuesday and then play in Dallas on Thursday. He will be officially listed as day-to-day following the Spurs' return.
04/07 22:30:16 ET