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Pau Gasol
Pau Gasol
Gasol during a Spurs game in Dec. 2017
Full name Pau Gasol Sáez
Born July 6, 1980 (1980-07-06) (age 39)
Barcelona, Spain
Nationality Spain Flag Spanish
Physical stats
Listed height 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight 250 lbs (113 kg)
Career information
Position Center/Power Forward
Team National Basketball Association logo Free agent
League N/A
NBA Draft 2001 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks
Playing career 1998–present (22 years)
Career history
1998–2001 FC Barcelona (Spain)
2001–2008 Memphis Grizzlies
2008–2013 Los Angeles Lakers
2014–2016 Chicago Bulls
2016-present San Antonio Spurs
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA champion (20092010)
  • NBA All-Star (2006, 20092011, 2015, 2016)
  • 2x All-NBA Second Team (2011, 2015)
  • 2× All-NBA Third Team (2009–2010)
  • NBA Rookie of the Year (2002)
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2002)
  • Memphis Grizzlies all-time leading scorer
  • J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (2012)
  • FIBA World Cup MVP (2006)
  • FIBA EuroBasket MVP (2009)
  • Spanish League champion (2001)
  • Spanish King's Cup MVP (2001)
  • Spanish League Finals MVP (2001)
  • All-Euroleague Second Team (2001)
  • 2× FIBA Europe Player of the Year (2008–2009)
  • 2× Mister Europa Player of the Year (2004, 2009)
  • 3× Euroscar Player of the Year (2008–2010)
  • 2× All-Europeans Player of the Year (2009–2010)

Pau Gasol Sáez (born July 6, 1980) is a Spanish professional basketball player currently playing for the Portland Trail Blazers of the NBA. His brother, Marc Gasol is also a current NBA player.

Early life

Gasol was born in Barcelona and began playing basketball as a center with his school team, Alvirne, and he eventually signed with Cornellà.


NBA career

Memphis Grizzlies (2001–2008)

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Los Angeles Lakers (2008–2014)

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Chicago Bulls (2014–2016)

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San Antonio Spurs (2016–present)

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