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Portland Trail Blazers Aggressively Pursuing Pau Gasol in Free Agency

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The Portland Trail Blazers are hoping to make a splash in free agency after signing Evan Turner and they seem to have their eyes on a few different targets. They would like to bring in an upgrade to their front-court and have narrowed down on one player that would be a massive upgrade in particular. According to a report from ...

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Bulls’ Paul Gasol says he’s playing in Game 6

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Chicago Bulls forward Pau Gasol says he’s going to try and play in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night. Gasol missed the past two games because of a strained left hamstring. “I made some good progress today,” Gasol said after the Bulls’ workout on Wednesday. “No residual pain from [Tuesday] also works. We’re making progress. ...

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34-year-old Pau Gasol scores career-high 46 points

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Pau Gasol is 34 years old and setting career highs. The Chicago Bulls big man dropped 46 points to go with 18 rebounds on Saturday in a 95-87 victory against the Milwaukee Bucks. His previous high was 44 points as a member of the Memphis Grizzlies. The last Bulls player to score more than 45 points and grab 15 or ...

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Derrick Rose, Pau Gasol out tonight vs. Kings

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The Chicago Bulls simply can’t seem to stay healthy, and they will be without their superstar point guard Derrick Rose and star big man Pau Gasol tonight against the Sacramento Kings. Rose has missed a lot of games early this season due to his ankle issues and also pulling his hamstring, and has drawn quite a bit of criticism for ...

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Joakim Noah: ‘I can learn from Pau Gasol’

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The Chicago Bulls have had a nice offseason so far, and the addition of Pau Gasol might be more than it appears. He will join the very talented front-court of Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson, and both of those players are excited about the possibility of learning and picking up pieces of Gasol’s game. Noah especially has been vocal about ...

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Pau Gasol: Difficult to leave Kobe Bryant

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The Chicago Bulls officially introduced center Pau Gasol on Friday. After more than six years with the Los Angeles Lakers, Gasol reportedly signed a three-year contract worth more than $22 million with the Bulls. Gasol said Friday that telling his former Lakers teammate, Kobe Bryant, goodbye was “difficult.” “It was difficult,” Gasol said, via ESPNLosAngeles.com. “We have a close friendship. We’ve ...

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Pau Gasol says he’s joining Chicago Bulls

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Pau Gasol announced Saturday that he has chosen to play for the Chicago Bulls. It hasn’t been easy. After meditating it a lot I’ve chosen to play with the Chicago Bulls. Looking forward to this new chapter of my career — Pau Gasol (@paugasol) July 12, 2014 The four-time All-Star will sign directly with the Bulls. Gasol posted this on ...

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Atlanta Hawks making push to sign Pau Gasol

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The Atlanta Hawks have been very active so far this offseason, and they are looking to make another splash before they decide to call it quits. According to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski, the Hawks are making a strong push to sign free agent big man Pau Gasol. It would be a very interesting signing for them to make with ...

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Report: Pau Gasol turns down Lakers offer

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The Los Angeles Lakers acquired guard Jeremy Lin on Friday and re-signed Nick Young and Jordan Hill.  But it appears they won’t be bringing back Pau Gasol. Gasol reportedly turned down an offer from the Lakers and is being heavily pursued by contenders such as the Spurs and Bulls. Pau Gasol turned down a two-year, $10M-plus per deal with the Lakers, ...

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Bulls offer Pau Gasol a starting job

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The Chicago Bulls met with Pau Gasol on Thursday, and they are hoping that they will be able to lock him up and at least make one splash in free agency if Carmelo Anthony re-signs with the New York Knicks. According to a report from Joe Cowley of The Chicago Sun Times, the Bulls offered Gasol a starting job this ...

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