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Phil Jackson’s pitch to Pau Gasol consists of Carmelo Anthony and the United Nations

We all know that Phil Jackson has a unique way of doing things, so we shouldn’t be all that surprised by his recruiting methods, especially when he has limited funds available. It’s well known that Jackson is trying to lure Pau Gasol to his New York Knicks, though the 68-year-old can currently only offer the Spaniard the taxpayer mid-level exception of $3.2 million. Gasol is...
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Chicago Bulls: A Sign-and-Trade for Pau Gasol is Now on Team’s Radar

It’s looking less and less likely that Carmelo Anthony will sign with the Chicago Bulls, so the team is turning its attention elsewhere. According to K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune, the Bulls are looking into a possible sign-and-trade with the Lakers that would bring Pau Gasol to the windy city and send Carlos Boozer to Hollywood. The amnesty period for Boozer has already...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Pau Gasol to Bulls if L.A. miss on Carmelo Anthony?

Image: With the news that Carmelo Anthony will likely re-sign with the New York Knicks on Thursday, it appears that Pau Gasol could soon decide to leave the Los Angeles Lakers for pastures new. The San Antonio Spurs, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder and Chicago Bulls have all expressed interest in Gasol, along with a few other teams, including the Lakers, though the Bulls...
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Bulls Hope To Acquire Gasol In Sign-And-Trade For Boozer

Sources indicate that the Chicago Bulls hope to pursue a sign-and-trade with the Los Angeles Lakers involving Pau Gasol and the expiring contract of Carlos Boozer. The window to use the amnesty provision on Boozer officially started on Wednesday night. By trading him in a potential deal for Gasol, the Bulls would keep their exceptions to target players such as possibly Nikola Mirotic...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bulls Believe They’ll Land Pau Gasol If They Miss Out On Melo

Not all is gloomy in the Windy City. The Bulls are still believed to be one of the finalists to land Carmelo Anthony, who is reportedly deciding between Chicago, New York and Los Angeles.  Joe Cowley of the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that Bulls brass believe they’ll land Pau Gasol if they miss out on Anthony. According to a source, the Bulls feel that if Anthony goes elsewhere...
Via BlackSportsOnline
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Free Agent Rumors: Pau Gasol has many suitors

Pau Gasol is one of numerous free agents who were playing for the Lakers last season.  Being a two-time NBA champion, he's definitely the most coveted of those players without a team for the 2014-2015 season.  Marc Stein of ESPN is reporting that, in fact, Gasol is in high demand around the league.Photo by Howcheng, via Wikimedia CommonsOn Monday night, Stein tweeted the following...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol could end up in San Antonio?

Could Pau Gasol be playing alongside Tim Duncan next year? Although Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James and Chris Bosh seem to be receiving all of attention during this free agency frenzy, Pau Gasol remains one of the most intriguing players left in the free agent pool. Gasol, despite his age, is a highly skilled big man who would fit nearly every system out there. And depending on where...
Via Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bulls interested in sign-and-trade for Pau Gasol

The Bulls are interested in a sign-and-trade for Pau Gasol, according to K.C. Johnson of Chicago Tribune. Chicago may offer draft picks or even take Steve Nash’s contract in return for Gasol. The two-time champion has also received interest from the Los Angeles Lakers, Oklahoma City Thunder, San Antonio Spurs,... The post Bulls Interested In Sign-And-Trade For Gasol appeared first...
Via Hoops-Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo reaches out to Gasol to join him in…

The recruitment tour that Carmelo Anthony is experiencing may come to a conclusion by the end of this weekend. And with that could be potentially great news for New York Knicks fans. That is because, Melo, has reportedly reached out to Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol on joining him in Gotham City.   READ FULL: The post Carmelo reaches out to Gasol to join him in… appeared...
Via Pass The Pill
6 days ago  |  Discuss

OKC Front Runner for Pau Gasol

Last night, Pau Gasol tweeted that he was receiving a lot of phone calls, and that statement appears to be truthful. One team that has contacted him is the Thunder, and Gasol has showed interest in joining the team. Gasol‘s agent is working right now to set up a meeting with the team. The Thunder would get a player who is towards the end of his career, but can still contribute...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss
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