Players involved in Parker's first playoff game include Gary Payton, Vin Baker, Terry Porter and Cherokee Parks.
Oregon State coach Wayne Tinkle told ESPN that Gary Payton II will return to school. "He's excited for next year and the group we'll have."
Haywood wanted to go in last year, with Stern & fellow Vegas resident Gary Payton. But happy now to be with ’68 Olympic teammate Jo Jo White
Karl on his relationship with Gary Payton: "I remember him yelling at me 10 times ‘you’re not my damn father.’"
George Karl said Gary Payton has expressed interest in joining his coaching staff
George Karl compares DeMarcus Cousins to the talent level of Shawn Kemp and the personality of Gary Payton.