The elder praises the Grizzlies for putting his kid brother on a title contender.
Pau Gasol grateful Grizzlies traded both him and his brother to title contenders: “It speaks highly of the Grizzlies…I think that’s an appreciation and a great sign of respect for the player.” #Spurs https://t.co/mMiKi5jpCF
— Tom Orsborn (@tom_orsborn) February 11, 2019
Marc Gasol was traded to the Toronto Raptors for Jonas Valanciunas, Delon Wright, C.J. Miles and a 2024 second-round pick. Marc is now positioned to make a title run with Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green, and the Toronto Raptors.
“It speaks highly of the Grizzlies . . . how they put me in a position to succeed and (are) doing the same with Marc. I think that’s an appreciation and a great sign of respect for the player. Obviously, they had to get their stuff in return, and players in return. But I think it’s a great opportunity for Marc in Toronto, and I hope he will be happy there.”- Pau Gasol
Tonight, the Spurs meet the Grizzlies in what is likely to more readily resemble a 2017 Raptor’s scrimmage.
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