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ClutchPoints Feb 16, 2019
Kawhi Leonard says Marc Gasol can ’cause a lot of tension on that low block’

Kawhi Leonard says Marc Gasol can ’cause a lot of tension on that low block’

The Toronto Raptors acquired center Marc Gasol from the Memphis Grizzlies at the trade deadline, and Raptors star small forward Kawhi Leonard says the veteran big man is a great addition to the team. The Raptors traded shooting guard C.J. Miles, power forward Jonas Valanciunas, swingman Delon Wright, and a 2024 second round pick to […] The post Kawhi Leonard says Marc Gasol can ’cause a lot of tension on that low block’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Feb 15, 2019
REPORT: Raptors wanted Nikola Mirotic from Pelicans in 3-way trade with Magic, pivoted to Marc Gasol

REPORT: Raptors wanted Nikola Mirotic from Pelicans in 3-way trade with Magic, pivoted to Marc Gasol

Before acquiring All-Star center Marc Gasol from the Memphis Grizzlies, the Toronto Raptors were trying to acquire stretch forward Nikola Mirotic from the New Orleans Pelicans in a three-way trade involving the Orlando Magic, according to Jeff Zillgitt of USA TODAY Sports. A deal never transpired which worked for all three teams, so the Raptors […] The post REPORT: Raptors wanted Nikola Mirotic from Pelicans in 3-way trade with Magic, pivoted to Marc Gasol appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Feb 13, 2019
Joakim Noah says he’s ‘starting to get my swagger back’ with Grizzlies

Joakim Noah says he’s ‘starting to get my swagger back’ with Grizzlies

Memphis Grizzlies center Joakim Noah is having fun with his new team — despite not winning many games. The 12-year vet claims he’s feeling it again as the midway point of the NBA season approaches. Moreover, since the trade that sent Marc Gasol to the Toronto Raptors late last week, the Grizzlies will likely call […] The post Joakim Noah says he’s ‘starting to get my swagger back’ with Grizzlies appeared first on ClutchPoints.
How Delon Wright fits with Grizzlies after Marc Gasol, Toronto Raptors trade

How Delon Wright fits with Grizzlies after Marc Gasol, Toronto Raptors trade

Grizzlies point guard Delon Wright came from the Toronto Raptors in the Marc Gasol trade. Here is what he brings to the table.        
Pounding The Rock Feb 12, 2019
Spurs at Grizzlies Game Thread

Spurs at Grizzlies Game Thread

Welcome to the Game Thread. Veterans of the Game Thread know how we do things around here, but for all you newbies we have a few rules. Our community guidelines apply and basically say be cool, no personal attacks, don’t troll and don’t swear too much. Welcome to the game thread. The Spurs are woe and four on this road trip, and the new-look Grizzlies who just traded Marc Gasol to the Raptors look like the best chance for the Spurs to pick up a win on the road before the All-Star break. That’s mostly because this is the last game before the break, but also because the Grizzlies are...
How Pau Gasol feels seeing Marc Gasol traded from Grizzlies to Raptors

How Pau Gasol feels seeing Marc Gasol traded from Grizzlies to Raptors

Its going to take some time for Pau Gasol to get used to coming to Memphis without a member of his family part of the Grizzlies organization.        
ClutchPoints Feb 12, 2019
Marc Gasol encouraged by early jelling with Raptors sparked by his playmaking

Marc Gasol encouraged by early jelling with Raptors sparked by his playmaking

Marc Gasol looked a tad more comfortable during his home debut with his new team, the Toronto Raptors, who pulled out a big-time win over the Brooklyn Nets in cardiac fashion. During an eight-minute stretch to open the fourth quarter, Gasol displayed why Toronto worked so hard to acquire him, going a perfect 5-for-5 from […] The post Marc Gasol encouraged by early jelling with Raptors sparked by his playmaking appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Grizzly Bear Blues Feb 12, 2019
Is Delon Wright the new backup Point Guard?

Is Delon Wright the new backup Point Guard?

Delon Wright was acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies in the Marc Gasol deal with the Toronto Raptors on at this year’s trade deadline. In all the deals the Grizzlies were rumored to be discussing about Marc and Mike, the desired return outside of a first round pick was a young player for the future. Well Delon isn't exactly young. He is 26, soon to be 27, years old and is in his fourth season in the NBA. He is however a 6’5” point guard which is a commodity in today’s switch happy NBA. Wright is in the final year of his rookie contract and will be a restricted free agent this summer,...
Pounding The Rock Feb 12, 2019
Open Thread: Pau Gasol excited for brother Marc being traded to the Raptors

Open Thread: Pau Gasol excited for brother Marc being traded to the Raptors

The elder praises the Grizzlies for putting his kid brother on a title contender. Despite not being traded by the Spurs as he requested, Pau Gasol did have something positive to say about his former Memphis Grizzlies at the trade deadline. Tom Orsborn reported: Pau Gasol grateful Grizzlies traded both him and his brother to title contenders: “It speaks highly of the Grizzlies…I think that’s an appreciation and a great sign of respect for the player." #Spurs https://t.co/mMiKi5jpCF— Tom Orsborn (@tom_orsborn) February 11, 2019 Pau Gasol was with the Memphis Grizzlies until he...
ClutchPoints Feb 11, 2019
Video: Raptors’ Marc Gasol gets standing ovation in first home game in Toronto

Video: Raptors’ Marc Gasol gets standing ovation in first home game in Toronto

The Toronto Raptors acquired Marc Gasol in a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies last week, and in his first home game with the team, the fans were quick to show their appreciation for the former All-Star forward. Marc Gasol gets a warm introduction in Toronto. He was traded to the Raptors last week.pic.twitter.com/Ssm8pgVTyM — Sporting […] The post Video: Raptors’ Marc Gasol gets standing ovation in first home game in Toronto appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Feb 11, 2019
Video: Raptors’ Marc Gasol not informed about pre-game rituals

Video: Raptors’ Marc Gasol not informed about pre-game rituals

In his first game in Toronto, Marc Gasol had no clue that his new team performed a pre-game ritual. Moments before their game against the Brooklyn Nets, the Raptors without hesitation — entered their pre-game ritual. Gasol, whom they acquired via trade just days earlier, didn’t seem to receive a memo regarding his new team’s […] The post Video: Raptors’ Marc Gasol not informed about pre-game rituals appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Feb 11, 2019
Nets coach Kenny Atkinson says Marc Gasol is ‘a huge addition’ for the Raptors

Nets coach Kenny Atkinson says Marc Gasol is ‘a huge addition’ for the Raptors

Brooklyn Nets head coach Kenny Atkinson says All-Star center Marc Gasol is “a huge addition” for the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors acquired Marc Gasol at the trade deadline from the Memphis Grizzlies. Gasol made his Toronto debut on Saturday against the New York Knicks and finished with seven points, six rebounds and one assist in […] The post Nets coach Kenny Atkinson says Marc Gasol is ‘a huge addition’ for the Raptors appeared first on ClutchPoints.
How Jonas Valanciunas fits with Grizzlies after Toronto Raptors, Marc Gasol trade

How Jonas Valanciunas fits with Grizzlies after Toronto Raptors, Marc Gasol trade

Jonas Valanciunas is the most high-profile player acquired in the deal that sent Marc Gasol to Toronto.        
ClutchPoints Feb 11, 2019
Jonas Valanciunas still awaiting post-trade immigration clearance before joining Grizzlies

Jonas Valanciunas still awaiting post-trade immigration clearance before joining Grizzlies

Jonas Valanciunas was traded from the Toronto Raptors to the Memphis Grizzlies ahead of the trade deadline last Thursday in a deal that sent Marc Gasol to the Raptors, but Valanciunas’ transition to Memphis hasn’t been easy thus far. The big man has not yet been cleared to join the Grizzlies, failing to go through […] The post Jonas Valanciunas still awaiting post-trade immigration clearance before joining Grizzlies appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Feb 11, 2019
Nick Nurse hasn’t decided on Raptors starting lineup after Marc Gasol acquisition, expected to keep rotations ‘fluid’

Nick Nurse hasn’t decided on Raptors starting lineup after Marc Gasol acquisition, expected to keep rotations ‘fluid’

Newly-acquired big man Marc Gasol scored seven points and six rebounds as a reserve in his Toronto debut, but Raptors head coach Nick Nurse hasn’t set his starting lineup in stone just yet, according to a report from Josh Lewenberg of TSN Sports. The Raptors dealt for Gasol just before this season’s trade deadline. The […] The post Nick Nurse hasn’t decided on Raptors starting lineup after Marc Gasol acquisition, expected to keep rotations ‘fluid’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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