Tony Parker Weds Axelle Francine
Tony Parker is officially off the market. The NBA champion tied the knot to his fiancée, French journalist Axelle Francine during an intimate ceremony on Saturday.
According to People, it was an entire weekend full of pre-wedding festivities, starting off with a reception at the Cowboy Dancehall in San Antonio on Thursday. Per the news outlet, the couple, who has been dating since 2011, flew in family and friends from France to witness the nuptials.
While Parker celebrated the exchanging of vows with the mother of his 4-month-old son, the NBA player also celebrated his three year, $43.3 million contract extension with the San Antonio Spurs. “I want to play for the Spurs my whole career, and be a Spur for life,” Parker told the Express-News. “I love San Antonio and want to live here when my career is over. I love the city, I love the people and our great fans. I couldn’t be happier.”
He also posted his excitement via Twitter, writing:
“Spurs for life… Go Spurs Go!!!”