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Pau Gasol now wants to play for Spain in Rio Olympics despite Zika concerns

MADRID -- Chicago Bulls star Pau Gasol says he wants to play in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics despite concerns over the Zika virus.The 35-year-old center announced in an article for Spanish newspaper Marca on Saturday that he's available for the Spanish national team in what will be his fourth Olympics.Gasol said last month he was considering not playing in Rio because there was too...
Via Associated Press
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Five free agents the Cavaliers should target this summer

Coming off the first NBA title in franchise history, the Cleveland Cavaliers head into the summer months with some questions that need to be answered. Will the team be able to retain J.R. Smith as a free agent? Is Kevin Love going to find himself traded out of Cleveland? If so, how will the Cavaliers decide to replace the under-performing big man? What we do know is that Cleveland...
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Pau Gasol may freeze sperm prior to Summer Olympics

It’s not yet known whether Chicago Bulls big man Paul Gasol will suit up for the Spanish National Team in the upcoming Summer Olympics in Rio. Though, one thing is clear. If Gasol does indeed head to Brazil to represent his nation, he might be leaving an important package back at home. Gasol indicated just recently that he has to consider freezing some of his sperm as a way...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol to consider freezing sperm to avoid Zika

MADRID (AP) Spain's Pau Gasol says he will consider freezing a sperm sample because of concerns over Zika if he decides to play in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Gasol says ''freezing sperm is one of the measures I have to consider.'' The 35-year-old Chicago Bulls center has yet to commit to playing for Spain. Gasol has led Spain to two consecutive silver medals after losing to...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves willing to trade No. 5 pick for Bulls’ Jimmy Butler

Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls is one of those names that continues to pop up on the NBA trade rumors market. For good reason, too, after the Bulls disappointed last season and might have to blow things up with Pau Gasol heading to free agency this summer. It sounds like a team such as the Minnesota Timberwolves would like to help the Bulls with the rebuilding process, provided...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls free agent targets: Hassan Whiteside

With the uncertainty of Pau Gasol and Joakim Noah remaining on the roster for the 2016-2017 NBA season, the Chicago Bulls might be looking for another big man when free agency hits. A possible target will be the Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, who is an unrestricted free agent. While a freak-of-nature athlete at times, there is a lot of risk involved when the Bulls will be considering...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol might skip Olympics over Zika virus concerns

Pau Gasol is considering skipping the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro over fears about the Zika virus. The virus, which is transmitted by mosquitoes and has been linked to birth defects and potential neurological issues in adults, has become a major issue in Brazil. Gasol thinks that the athletes set to compete in the Olympics have not been properly briefed on the impacts, dangers...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol and Chicago Bulls look headed for divorce

The Pau Gasol era in Chicago seems finished. Gasol and the Bulls seemed adamant the big man would stick around this summer when asked back near the NBA trade deadline. Since, though, the Bulls have tanked and now Gasol is quite open about his future. And it isn’t pretty for the Bulls. Gasol blasted how the Bulls have responded down the stretch in an interview with
Via The Sports Daily
April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol says he’ll opt out of contract, prefers to re-sign with Bulls

Pau Gasol told that he will opt out of his contract with the Chicago Bulls and become a free agent July 1, but he prefers to re-sign with the Bulls. As translated by Real GM: I do not like talking about the future. We’ll see what happens. The Bull’s door is open because I will exercise my option contract and be a free agent, and Chicago will always be my first...
Via The Sports Daily
March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Bulls have explored possibly trading Pau Gasol

If Bulls big man Pau Gasol thought he would no longer have to sweat out every trade deadline once he left Los Angeles, apparently he thought wrong. According to a report by Jeff Zillgitt of USA TODAY Sports on Sunday, the team has been “quietly checking into deals” for Gasol. Zilgitt also notes, however, that the five-time All-Star “has a short list of teams he will sign with...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 17, 2016  |  Discuss

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