Originally posted on Menudo Bol  |  Last updated 8/28/12

 

Recently, Serge Ibaka had expressed frustration with the Spanish National team for his lack of minutes in this year’s Olympics. Pau Gasol had some semi-encouraging comments for the youngster and also gave some insight to his focus on this season’s goal as a Laker:

“We hope Serge can be part of the national team for many years….he brings so man special unique set of skills to the table….we hope Serge can be a part of the national team for many years….he brings so many special unique set of skills to the table…I’m not going to play forever…Marc is not going to play forever…”

Regarding Lakers and Olympics:

“I always take it one year at a time and see the next goal and next target.  My mind and my focus is on next season with my team on the Lakers and helping as much as I can to bring back the title. That’s where my head is at. 2016 is a little far ahead.” – Pau Gasol

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