Anthony Parker Set To Retire

June 27 2012 at 9:04pm CST By Alex Lee

Cavaliers shooting guard Anthony Parker has announced his retirement, writes Mary Schmitt Boyer of the Cleveland Plain Dealer.  This is no surprise to Cavs fans, as the 37-year-old hinted that this would be his last season as recently as April.  Parker played nine seasons in the NBA with the last three coming in Cleveland.  Parker also spent time playing overseas from 2000-2006.  His final career averages are 9.1 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.  Parker said the following through an e-mail:

"I wanted to make that decision after the season and make sure that is what I wanted to do.  I'm at peace with it and excited for whatever the future has for me."

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