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Tony Parker and girlfriend Axelle Francine got married

Tony Parker Axelle Francine

Tony Parker had himself a nice little weekend.

Parker signed a three-year, $43.3 million contract extension with the San Antonio Spurs on Friday, and a day later he got married to girlfriend Axelle Francine.

Parker has been dating Axelle since divorcing Eva Longoria in 2011, though we didn’t first learn about the relationship until Feb. 2012. The two also had their first child — a son named Josh — in April.

People says the wedding took place on Saturday and that they celebrated with a pre-wedding reception at the Cowboy Dancehall in San Antonio two days earlier.

After a marriage to a fame-hungry celebrity, Parker decided to keep it low-key and drama-free with Axelle. Smart man.

Tony Parker and fiancee Axelle Francine having a baby

Tony Parker Axelle Francine

Tony Parker shared some great news on his Twitter and Facebook accounts on Thursday.

The San Antonio Spurs point guard announced that he and fiancee/girlfriend Axelle Francine are having a baby.

Parker and Axelle have been dating since at least last February. He made it known in June that the two were engaged.

You may recall that Parker and ex-wife Eva Longoria actually were instructed by the “Desperate Housewives” executives to avoid having children so as not to jeopardize the actresses’ role on the show. Tony P. doesn’t have to worry about that with his new squeeze. Congratulations to the two.

Tony Parker engaged to girlfriend Axelle Francine

Tony Parker Axelle Francine

Tony Parker is engaged to girlfriend Axelle Francine, the San Antonio Spurs point guard revealed in a Twitter Q&A with fans on Wednesday.

Parker held a Q&A in association with Tissot watches and, in his first answer, he mentioned his “fiance,” likely as an answer to a question about what he enjoys doing in his free time.

Parker has been dating Francine since at least Feb. 2012, and possibly longer. Axelle, a French journalist who goes by her first name, even went to Memphis to watch her boyfriend play in the Western Conference finals against the Grizzlies last month, and the two were seen kissing in the hallway.

The Daily Mail says the two were recently spotted shopping for engagement rings, so news of their engagement is not a surprise.

Parker is getting over a highly-publicized divorce from TV star Eva Longoria. The two were married in 2007, separated in 2010, and became officially divorced in 2011. It didn’t take the Spurs point guard long to find someone new.

Longoria has also been involved in the dating scene since their divorce. She was in a relationship with Eduardo Cruz, rumored to have dated Matt Kemp, and confirmed she dated Mark Sanchez. Despite the breakup from Parker, Longoria recently expressed her support for the Spurs.

Also in the Q&A, Parker, whose Spurs lost to the Miami Heat in Game 7 of the NBA Finals last week, said that the Game 7 loss was not the hardest of his career. Instead, he said the Game 6 loss, in which the Spurs blew a 5-point lead in the final minute of the game, was the hardest of his career.

Parker says he will take a month off of basketball before joining the French national team for international competition in late July.

Tony Parker kisses girlfriend Axelle Francine after win

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Tony Parker seems to have moved on from the long-term relationship he had with Eva Longoria. On Monday night, the San Antonio Spurs guard was spotted smooching girlfriend Axelle Francine after his team swept the Memphis Grizzlies to advance to the NBA Finals.

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Axelle is a French journalist, and Parker has been dating her since we introduced her to you last February. There have been very few public photos of the two since then, but @cjzero shared the one you see above on Monday. Axelle was also seen sitting with security at the game, as @katlyn2times pointed out:

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Tony Parker reportedly has a new girlfriend named Axelle (Picture)

Personally, I would never get over a split with Eva Longoria. That blow would just be too much for me to handle. I guess that’s why I’m not Tony Parker. Well, that and I suck at playing basketball — but this isn’t about that. According to the NY Post, the woman above is Parker’s new girlfriend. She is a French woman named Axelle, and the two were reportedly spotted shopping together on Thursday night with a source saying, “They shopped for about two hours together and looked very romantic.” Another source close to Parker told the Post, “They are an item.”

Parker was also seen attending a tennis tournament with Axelle back in November, so apparently this has been going on for a little while. If you remember, Parker and Longoria split up after Eva suspected Tony was involved with Brent Barry’s ex-wife. Parker suspected Longoria was involved with Lance Armstrong. He has since dated a French beauty queen and now Axelle, who meets the standard he has set as you can see. I wish I was a rich, French basketball player.

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