Originally written on hecmanhoops  |  Last updated 12/5/12

Laker Pau Gasol #16 after scoring in the first half during game seven of a Western Conference semi-final playoff basketball game between the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers at the Staples Center on Sunday May 17, 2009 in Los Angeles Photo via Newscom

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Last week I told you to buy low on Pau Gasol. I gave you a reasoned explanation why. I scoured his career averages, looked at his current season averages and concluded that the only real difference was his poor FG, lack of FGA attempts vis-a-vis his career FGA and points per game. Of course, a poorer FG and less FGA per translate to less points per game! Reasonable explanation like I said! Yes, I used vis-a-vis, what are you going to do about it, punk? Nothing! Anyhoo! I also said maybe his knees are a concern but I wouldn’t worry about it. I concluded that the guy hadn’t missed a game to date so how bad could those achy breaky knees really be? Turns out worse than I thought! Pow, kicked right square in the nuts. Or Pau, if you want to be all cute about it. Sooo, what to do with Pau, what to do. Well, you really can’t drop him, his upside is still too great and he’s only day to day at this point. If you’re really frustrated and want to lose him I’d look to package him in a two for o...
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