Pau Gasol returns to the Spanish league 20 years later. The signing by Barça of the pivot of Sant Boi is already, without a doubt, one of the great news of the season. Gasol, still pending his foot injury, returns with the idea of contributing his experience to the Barça club, and especially of achieving competition rhythm with the idea of reaching the Tokyo Olympics.
To welcome Gasol, the ACB has compiled a video of the 16 best plays of the pivot’s first stage in the Spanish league.
– Endesa League (@ACBCOM) February 23, 2021
That young man with long arms stood out for his explosive entrances to the basket, his blocks and his rebounding ability. A project of a huge player that a little later was confirmed with his emergence as number 3 in the NBA draft and his subsequent move to the Memphis Grizzlies, the team where he became a star in the American league and from where he made the jump to Los Angeles Lakers to conquer both of their rings.