MADRID, Spain – Twenty years after leaving Barcelona for the riches of the NBA, 40-year-old Pau Gasol returned to his Spanish membership on Friday, taking part in in a EuroLeague conflict towards Bayern Munich.
Gasol, who was an NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2009 and 2010, returned to Europe following two irritating years in the USA the place a severe left foot damage saved him sidelined.
“Pau is doing effectively, he will increase in depth with every exercise, he likes it right here and I feel that now we’re enthusiastic about giving him a couple of minutes, however we don’t but know the way a lot,” Barca coach Sarunas Jasikevicius had stated on Thursday.
Gasol began Friday’s match alongside Greece’s Nick Calathes, Leo Westermann of France and Spanish pair Sergi Martinez and Victor Claver.
Barcelona have been already assured of first place within the desk and assured a spot within the quarter-finals.
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