Marc Gasol Emerging as Option for Lakers


The Los Angeles Lakers could target Marc Gasol to join their frontcourt, Marc Stein of The New York Times reports. The Spanish big man, who won a title with the Toronto Raptors in 2019, could fill the vacancy left by Dwight Howard.

There had been reports that Gasol was interested in signing Europe earlier this offseason but those reports were refuted. The addition of the 35-year-old former Defensive Player of the Year would be a welcomed addition for the defending champions.

Gasol averaged 7.5 points and 6.3 rebounds per game for the Lakers but its his presence as a vocal defender that helps teams most.

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