WATCH: Tony Parker says rehab going great, happy for Dejounte Murray

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San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker is in training camp with the G-League's Austin Spurs as his rehab marches on.

And according to him, he's feeling a lot better.

Austin is holding their training camp in San Antonio and after practice, Parker gave an update on his injured leg.

"Been feeling great," said Parker. "No set backs so that's good news. Right now it's about cardio and making sure my leg is strong."

Parker stated he is already participating in 5-on-5 games and is feeling a lot better. He also thanked the Spurs for providing everything he needs in his recovery.

Parker is expected to make a return as soon as November. However, second-year guard Dejounte Murray has been filling in admirably as the team's point guard averaging 10.0 points, 8.0 rebounds and 4.3 assists.

But there is no "quarterback" or "point guard" controversy for Parker who says he's happy for Murray's success.

"No I'm happy for him," said Parker. "He worked hard and he's getting a great opportunity right now and he can only help us down the road."

When asked about being inserted into the starting lineup once he is back, Parker said "That's going to be Pop's (Gregg Popovich) decision. That's not my decision. My job is to get back and play well and try to help the team."

Prior to his injury, he was having a rebirth in the postseason averaging 15.9 points, 3.1 assists and 53 percent from the field in eight games.

"I want to come back and play the way I was playing," added Parker.

Coming off an injury like Parker suffered and to be back on his feet is a testament to him, the team doctors and his desire to get back on the court. But he isn't going to be overly cautious or hesitate once he is back. It's right to the basket for him.

"My mindset is if it breaks again, it breaks again. You can't control that. I'm not really scared about that," Parker said. "I'm still going at the basket."

Parker is still targeting a late November or early December return to the court for the Spurs.

Twitter: @JeffGSpursZone

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