Pau Gasol

Pau Gasol

Pau Gasol i Sáez (born July 6, 1980) is a Spanish professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was born to Marisa Sáez and Agustí Gasol, and he spent his childhood in Spain. Gasol was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks in the 2001 NBA Draft, but his rights were traded to the Memphis Grizzlies, with whom he won the NBA Rookie of the Year Award. He currently holds the Memphis Grizzlies franchise records for career games played, minutes played, field goals made and attempted, free throws made and attempted, offensive, defensive, and total rebounds, blocked shots, turnovers, and points. After seven seasons with the team, Gasol was traded to the Lakers on February 1, 2008. His younger brother, Marc Gasol, who was involved in that trade, is also a professional basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA.

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FIBA Euro Basket 2007 - Second Round - Group E
11–15, 20–19 Pts Rudy Fernández 20 Rebs Felipe Reyes 8 Asts Pau Gasol 5 Pts Ioannis Bourousis 10 Rebs Tsartsaris, Bourousis 5 Asts Theodoros Papaloukas 5 September ... Gasol 7 Asts Rodríguez, Mumbrú, Fernández 3 Pts Tapiro, Naor, Eliyahu 15 Rebs Yaniv Green 10 Asts Meir Tapiro 7 ...
Pau Gasol - Personal Life
... Gasol's mother, Marisa, was a medical doctor, and his father, Agustí, was a nurse administrator ... When Pau was born, his family was living in Cornellà, but he was born in Barcelona, at Sant Pau Hospital, where both of his parents worked ... They planned to move to the Los Angeles area when Pau was traded to the Lakers, with Agustí accepting a job with a health-care company in that area although the Grizzlies ...
2009 NBA Finals - Statistics
... With their team's win, Pau Gasol became the first Spaniard, and D. 18.0 Rebounds Dwight Howard Dwight Howard 15 ... Pau Gasol 9.2 Dwight Howard 15.2 Assists Kobe Bryant 8 Kobe Bryant 7.4 Rashard Lewis 4.0 Steals Dwight Howard Mickaël Piétrus 3 ... Trevor Ariza 1.8 ...
Memphis Grizzlies - Individual Awards
... NBA Rookie of the Year Pau Gasol– 2002 NBA Coach of the Year Hubie Brown– 2004 NBA Executive of the Year Jerry West– 2004 NBA Sixth Man of the Year Mike Miller– 2006 NBA All-Star selections Pau Gasol – 2006 ... – 1996 Gordan Giriček – 2003 Juan Carlos Navarro – 2008 Marc Gasol – 2009 ...
FC Barcelona Bàsquet - Honours - Individual Awards
1996 Roberto Dueñas – 1997 Derrick Alston – 1999 Pau Gasol – 2001 Šarūnas Jasikevičius – 2003 Dejan Bodiroga – 2004 Juan Carlos Navarro – 2009, 2011 ...