“I don’t think you can get them out of the top 10”: Pau Gasol gushes about the current crop of European superstars Jokic, Giannis, and Luka

Pau Gasol talked about how the current crop of European players in the NBA is taking over and how much better the next generation is.  The league is global. This is no light-hearted statement. The rising stars in the NBA…

“That pass from Kobe Bryant has to be his best play, ever!” JJ Redick gushes on about mystical play by Lakers legend during sit-down with Pau Gasol

JJ Redick announces his favorite play from Kobe Bryant’s entire NBA career, and it isn’t one you’ll expect Kobe Bryant. Really, are there even 10 players in the history of the NBA, greater than this man? Over his long, 20-year…

“No no, I’m coming!”: When Kobe Bryant met Pau Gasol after his introductory Lakers press conference after the Spanish legend joined the Black Mamba

Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol won 2 NBA championships and made 3 NBA Finals during their time together with the LA Lakers. Kobe and Pau had some of the best telepathic understanding of each other’s games that we’ve seen from…

“Rafael Nadal is the GOAT”: Pau Gasol pays the ultimate respect to the Spanish tennis icon as he defeats Carlos Alcaraz to advance to the finals at Indian Wells

After reaching his 5th finals at Indian Wells, Pau Gasol compliments Rafael Nadal by calling the 21-time Grand Slam winner “The GOAT”. At this point, it is more than fair to call Rafael Nadal one of the best tennis players…

“Game 7, 2010 NBA Finals against the Boston Celtics”: Pau Gasol names the 2010 championship win with Kobe Bryant as his favorite memory at the Staples Center

Pau Gasol names the Lakers’ Game 7 of 2010 NBA Finals win against the Boston Celtics as his favorite memory at the Staples Center. Since 1999, Staples Center has been the host of some of the finest sporting and entertainment…

“Pau Gasol applauds the Lakers and rookie Austin Reaves for their overtime win against the Mavericks”: The veteran won two championships with the purple and gold team, playing alongside Kobe Bryant

Lakers veteran Pau Gasol applauds rookie Austin Reaves for his clutch 3-pointer to give the LA Lakers a win in an overtime thriller against the Dallas Mavericks. The contest between the Lakers and Mavericks went down till the wire, with…

“I wanted to honor Kobe Bryant and Gianna”: Former Laker Pau Gasol reveals tear-jerking reason behind naming his daughter Gianna

Pau Gasol names his firstborn daughter after Gianna Bryant. He felt this was the only way to have Kobe Bryant and his daughter present in their lives forever   There were very few people in the league Kobe Bryant considered…

“A close friend told me that I taught Kobe Bryant empathy”: Lakers legend, 2-time champion Pau Gasol describes what he taught the Black Mamba during his time with the NBA great

Former Lakers superstar and Spanish basketball legend Pau Gasol remembers what he taught his friend and teammate Kobe Bryant. Pau Gasol retired from basketball this year in what had been a very successful 18 year NBA career. But it was…

“Growing up, Pau Gasol was my favorite player, over Kobe Bryant”: Lakers’ Russell Westbrook pays his respect to the Spanish legend on his retirement

Lakers’ Russell Westbrook pays his respects to Pau Gasol as he announces his retirement, reveals Pau was his favorite over Kobe Bryant Pau Gasol is one of the few European players who lived up to the hype of their European…

“Kobe Bryant taught me what it meant to be a winner”: Pau Gasol gives a special mention to his long-time Lakers teammate during his retirement speech

After nearly 2 decades of playing professionally, former Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol announces his retirement from basketball. Pau Gasol is one of the top big men the league has witnessed. The Spaniard was a talented offensive player,…