The Los Angeles Lakers have acquired forward Pau Gasol in a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak. Marc Gasol was once a basketball dinosaur before becoming a Raptor Five moments that helped pave Toronto's road to the NBA Finals Strength in numbers: The Raptors beat the Warriors at their own game. Pau Gasol does have a brother. His name is Marc Gasol and he is on the Grizzlies. They do kind of look the same so it is creepy when the Lakers play the Grizzlies. Feb 22, · Marc Gasol’s Future With Raptors. The situation with the year-old center is an interesting one and shows just how heavily the moves the Raptors made are focused on Author: Jeff Smith. Acquired by the Lakers along with a future 2nd round draft pick from the Grizzlies in exchange for Kwame Brown, Javaris Crittenton, Aaron McKie, the draft rights to Marc Gasol and two future first. Paul Gasol is a Spanish athlete. He is a professional basketball player having played for the NBA team the Los Angeles Lakers. Hey, the Lakers did trade Gasol for his brother, Pau, which in turn led them to two more NBA Championships. Perhaps Marc Gasol can come full circle for the Lakers and start the process of winning. Jan 20, · Pau Gasol and Marc Gasol might be the greatest pair of brothers in NBA history, but the Spanish big men see basketball as a small part of a larger world.
In —13, Gasol was one of only six players to average at least 1. Archived from the original on 28 March Then the general manager of that team gives the player a check. Players , Teams , Seasons , Leaders , Awards On 5 December , Gasol recorded his second career triple-double with 28 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in a — double-overtime win over the New Orleans Pelicans. Regular season Playoffs. Gasol played just three games with Toronto prior to the NBA trade deadline, receiving 19, 22 and 19 minutes in that stretch. Gasol married Catherine McDonnell in July
After three seasons with Barcelona, Gasol signed with Girona in Lopez would allow the team to remain relevant and may even give them a resigning discount were the Grizzlies looking to bring him back. You have successfully created your Sports Illustrated Account. Those advertisers use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on our sites and applications and across the Internet and your other apps and devices. The —11 season saw Gasol average
When he's knocking down 3s and getting to the free throw line, there isn't much anyone - including Gasol - can do to slow Embiid down. New York I would say the Lakers are better because they almost swept the Magic back in Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. Former Lakers teammate Kobe Bryant said of Gasol, "You'd be hard-pressed to find a big [man] with his skill set in the history of the game. In , he was chosen as the 15th-smartest athlete in sports by Sporting News. Or write about sports? First you join High School basketball and then if a college likes how you play they draft after that you play college basketball. He led a Grizzlies defense that allowed a league-low