Marc Gasol RUMORS & NEWS

  • Grizzlies refused to even discuss Marc Gasol trade

    Pro Basketball Talk "Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace said in November he wouldn’t trade Marc Gasol. But that was back when Memphis had just fired coach David Fizdale in an effort to turn around its season. That gambit predictably failed. The Grizzlies are 18-36, nowhere near the playoff race. Was Gasol..." February 08

  • Report: Grizzlies don't want to trade Marc Gasol

    247 Sports "It looks like Marc Gasol isn't going anywhere. As the trade deadline nears on Thursday, the former Defensive Player of the Year is remaining in Memphis. That's because despite robust interest in Gasol from numerous teams, the Memphis Grizzlies refuse to deal him, via ESPN's Adrian..." February 08

  • Report: Marc Gasol trade offers have been ‘underwhelmed’

    Clutch Points "Grizzlies fans, stay in your seats. It appears very unlikely that Memphis will move its all-time leading scorer. According to Chris Manixx from Yahoo! Sports, Gasol does not appear to be headed elsewhere before the Feb. 8 trade deadline. But as expected, it is not a matter of if but where will..." February 06

  • Grizzlies have had no dialogue with Cavs about Marc Gasol trade

    Cavs Nation "As Thursday’s trade deadline fast approaches, more and more players are being linked to the Cleveland Cavaliers as possible additions they can make to their roster. However, there’s one that has already been rumored to be on the team’s radar, but apparently, their front office has not had..." February 06

  • Why Marc Gasol Is Untradeable

    The Sports Quotient "Will Marc Gasol be traded? The question really is, is he worth it? Oh, how the Grizzlies have fallen. Sure they were never considered true title contenders, but the “Grit and Grind” Grizzlies gave the likes of the Thunder, Spurs, Warriors, and Clippers a run in the playoffs for several years...." January 29

  • Rumor: Grizzlies will only move Marc Gasol if he asks for trade

    Clutch Points "The tumultuous 2017-18 NBA season continues for the Memphis Grizzlies. As a result, it seems the Grizzlies could potentially be shifting gears toward a full-fledged rebuild. The rumors regarding star center Marc Gasol’s future in Memphis had been circulating since the controversial firing of..." January 04

  • Would Whiteside for Marc Gasol make sense?

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Q: How about Marc Gasol for Hassan Whiteside? -- David, Fort Lauderdale. A: While I rarely mull trade suggestions, if only because it comes down to teams' private deliberations, I have been intrigued by this one-on-one swap possibility in light of the Grizzlies' uneven run and the Heat's move..." January 02

  • Marc Gasol: I’m too old to throw away a season

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Marc Gasol isn’t on the mark with his shooting this season. But the Grizzlies’ center shot a dagger with his facial expression when asked about the notion that they would entertain losing on purpose this season. In other words, the Grizzlies won’t tank for a chance at earning greater odds in..." December 28

  • Marc Gasol Says Memphis Made A Mistake By Letting Zach Randolph And Tony Allen Leave

    Uproxx "The situation in Memphis the past few weeks has been one stunning revelation after another. After the organization’s rash decision to part ways with head coach David Fizdale amid a brutal losing streak, hints about broader underlying issues have been steadily trickling in. All-Star center Marc..." December 26

  • Marc Gasol On Grizzlies Teammates Playing Like They’re In Pick-Up Games

    Black Sports Online "The Memphis Grizzles stand at a dismal 9-23 start to 2017 with chaos hovering over the locker room. Head Coach David Fizdale was fired earlier this year which was reportedly a result of a feud between him and star center Marc Gasol. The two did not speak for 10 months heading into the..." December 22

  • Rumor: Grizzlies could try to find deal with Nuggets for Gary Harris or Nikola Jokic

    Clutch Points "Some fans just like to concoct blockbuster trades in their minds, designed to benefit their own team and their own team only. Just take for example one Denver Nuggets fan who wrote to NBA.com’s David Aldridge and asked the feasibility of a trade that would send Memphis Grizzlies point guard Gary..." December 20

  • Should the Portland Trail Blazers make a trade for Marc Gasol?

    Oregonian "As the Memphis Grizzlies' free fall continues, many in the NBA community wonder if their championship window is beginning to close on star center Marc Gasol. And if so, would the Grizzlies be willing to trade him? Memphis General Manager Chris Wallace has flat out said they have no interest in..." December 13

  • Marc Gasol Contends He Won't Ask For Trade From Grizzlies

    Real GM Basketball "Marc Gasol contends he will never ask for a trade from the Memphis Grizzlies regardless of how badly the team may fall off. While the Grizzlies have been one of the NBA's most consistent playoff teams during Gasol's tenure, they have fallen off so far in 17-18. "I have a responsibility to..." December 13

  • Marc Gasol says Grizzlies teammates must take losses ‘personally’

    Clutch Points "The Memphis Grizzlies have seen their season quickly go south over the last few weeks dropping 15 out of the last 16 games including a current four-game skid. Following Monday’s loss to the Miami Heat, All-Star center Marc Gasol once again voiced that he hopes that the Grizzlies’ struggles..." December 12

  • Gasol: Lack of Grizzlies' urgency is 'mind-boggling'

    CBS Sports "The last month or so has been a difficult time for the Memphis Grizzlies. First, Mike Conley was ruled out indefinitely with a sore Achilles injury, which led to a miserable losing streak that eventually reached 11 games. In the middle of that skid, David Fizdale was fired as head coach after..." December 09

  • NBA fines Marc Gasol for F bomb on live TV

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Grizzlies center Marc Gasol has been fined $15,000 for using profane language during a live television interview, the NBA announced Wednesday afternoon. " December 06

  • Grizzlies GM won’t consider trading Conley or Gasol

    Clutch Points "Despite having one of their longest losing streaks in franchise history, Memphis Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace made it known recently that they will stand pat, and will not trade Marc Gasol and Mike Conley. The veteran front office executive cited that having young players surrounding..." November 30

  • Grizzlies Have Rejected Marc Gasol Trade Inquiries

    Real GM Basketball "The Memphis Grizzlies have not yet shopped Marc Gasol and have rebuffed inquiries from rival teams. Gasol can become a free agent in 2019 and the Grizzlies appear to be on the verge of a rebuild." November 29

  • Memphis Trade Gasol?, Raptors, Cavs Seen As Viable Options

    Forbes.com "The loss of Mike Conley Jr. has been a disaster for the Memphis Grizzlies, as expected, and could lead to a trade of three-time All-Star center Marc Gasol. Gasol was benched for the final 15 minutes of Sunday’s stunning home loss to the 7-12 Brooklyn Nets, with Memphis’ top big expressing his..." November 28

  • Report: Marc Gasol did not have “him or me” ultimatum, but relationship with coach was strained

    Pro Basketball Talk "In the NBA, elite players have the power, not coaches. This isn’t college ball where the coach is the face of the program and the guy with the hammer (read: ability to pull scholarships), or even Europe where the coaches wield that same CEO power. There are far fewer elite players in the NBA than..." November 28

  • Grizzlies center Marc Gasol upset with benching

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Grizzlies center Marc Gasol is angry and confused about not playing in the fourth quarter Sunday evening during a home loss to the Brooklyn Nets. Memphis suffered its eighth straight defeat with Gasol sitting for the final 12 minutes. Coach David Fizdale said he simply made decision to..." November 27

  • Grizzlies consider Marc Gasol, Mike Conley “untouchable”

    Pro Basketball Talk "The perception among some fans is that with Zach Randolph in Sacramento and Tony Allen sitting on the free agent market too, the “grit ‘n grind” era in Memphis is over and the team is about to tear it down and rebuild. And without Allen (who could still be re-signed, depending on what happens with..." September 06