Lakers Nation "During Thursday night’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers, Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher stated on the TNT broadcast that he spoke with Kobe Bryant prior to the game and asked him who he could “envision” on next year’s team. Bucher reported that Bryant included Pau Gasol’s name, which the..." March 07
ESPN Los Angeles "With Pau Gasol on his way to missing the playoffs for just the fourth time in his 13-year NBA career, and the first time since being traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, the veteran big man announced that his free-agency decision will come down to wins, not money, this offseason. "Honestly, I'm..." February 28
CBSSports.com "Breaking: The Lakers remain a big steaming dumpster fire this season. Pau Gasol recently said some public things about the team, Mike D'Antoni and their smallball lineups, which included criticism about Wesley Johnson recently defending David West. And D'Antoni didn't like it. "The thing I..." February 27
Fox Sports West "Former Lakers and Clippers forward Lamar Odom recently signed to play overseas for Spanish team Laboral Kutxa (also known as Saski Baskonia). On Friday, the team held a news conference welcoming the two-time NBA champion. "A new beginning," said Odom of his motivation to joining the Spanish..." February 25
Fansided "The Los Angeles Lakers did what they could to trade Pau Gasol during the NBA’s trade deadline this past week, but ultimately the Lakers decided to hang on to their veteran big man. It was a bit of an odd decision given Gasol’s pending free agent status, but some believe Los Angeles will attempt..." February 22
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ESPN Los Angeles "The Los Angeles Lakers have been weighing the benefits of holding on to the perpetually dangling Pau Gasol for the rest of the season to maintain his Bird rights this summer, against trading him before Thursday's trade deadline, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. The Lakers..." February 19
Pau Gasol (groin) is out tonight.
Fansided "Over the last few years, Los Angeles Lakers‘ power forward Pau Gasol has been at the center of trade rumors. Although it doesn’t look like the Lakers are going to move Gasol (and star guard Kobe Bryant doesn’t want them to deal Gasol), several teams, including the Charlotte Bobcats, have..." February 18
Sporting News "It has been a busy few months on the NBA’s rumor mill, and on Thursday, it will come to a climax. That’s when the clock strikes on the league’s trade deadline, and the final roster arrangements for the league’s playoff contenders—as well as arrangements for those teams that have given up on..." February 17
Pro Basketball Talk "It’s been an unusually rough season for the Lakers, but even more so for four=time All-Star big man Pau Gasol. In addition to clashing with a second consecutive head coach over his role in the offense and dealing with multiple injury issues, the latest of which has him sidelined with a groin..." February 14
Don't expect Farmar, Meeks or Henry back before All-Star break next weekend (two more games after today). Gasol/Kobe also out, of course.
Lakers do not believe talks with Phoenix for Gasol are over, I'm told. Expect talks with Suns and other teams to cont until 2/20 deadline
Los Angeles Times "The Lakers have hit the road for a three-game trip, but Pau Gasol remains in Los Angeles trying to recover from a groin injury. Gasol was declared out at least a week on Saturday after aggravating the injury in a Friday night loss to the Charlotte Bobcats. On Monday night, Gasol posted a..." February 05
Inside Socal "Pau Gasol is expected to sit out for at least two weeks while he heals his strained right groin. The Lakers had initially penciled him out for this week’s trip with stops against Minnesota (tonight), Cleveland (Wednesday and Philadelphia (Friday). Gasol received a platelet-rich plasma therapy..." February 04
ESPN.com "The Lakers and Phoenix Suns engaged in a fresh round of trade discussions Monday focused on four-time All-Star center Pau Gasol as both sides continued to assess their options in advance of the Feb. 20 trade deadline, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. Sources told ESPN.com..." February 04
Still time for Gasol talks to resume before Feb. 20 deadline but there needs to be compromise on which 1st rounder Lakers get.
Fansided "The Los Angeles Lakers were reportedly open to trading Pau Gasol to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but the price was deemed to be too high as the Lakers allegedly asked for young players and/or draft picks in the potential trade. Fast forward a few weeks and the Lakers are back in the news, this time..." February 03
ESPN.com "The Phoenix Suns have emerged as a potential trade suitor for Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol, according to sources close to the process. Sources told ESPN.com that the Suns, among the options being weighed as part of their well-chronicled desire to acquire an established player as they..." February 03
NBA.com "Lakers forward/center Pau Gasol, who had been dealing with a sore right groin, had an MRI today which revealed a strained right groin. Gasol will be out a minimum of a week and will be re-evaluated next weekend when the team returns from its three-game road trip. Additionally, Lakers backup..." February 02
ESPN.com "Lakers center Pau Gasol said he will have an MRI exam on his injured right groin Saturday and wasn't sure about his availability to play on the team's three-game trip next week. "I don't know," Gasol said Friday night, when asked whether he thought this injury would keep him from playing. "I'm..." February 01
D'Antoni says Pau Gasol (groin injury) will play tonight against Charlotte.
Pau said groin has been issue and hurt from game's start. Limited him from moving "real explosively." Didn't commit to playing or sitting.
Pro Basketball Talk "uto·pia (noun) yu̇-ˈtō-pē-ə : an imaginary and indefinitely remote place. Pau Gasol has been a bit more vocal as of late on the topic of the Lakers’ recent struggles, even going so far as to throw a tantrum in front of teammates and Kobe Bryant in the locker room following an especially..." January 28
Bleacher Report "It sunk in for Pau Gasol on Friday night. Even if he steps it up, and he has indeed looked more like his old championship self lately, the Los Angeles Lakers don’t have enough to do anything. “When you lose against the worst teams in the league, you have to ask yourself why—and what does..." January 25
It goes w/out saying since left foot wasn't serious, but Pau Gasol will start tonight vs. Miami. Went through entire shootaround
Pau Gasol missed Wednesdays practice because of his toe
Pau Gasol (toe) is "probable" tonight at PHX. He hit 9 of 13 FG's for 20 points, 12 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 blocks and 1 steal last night.
Pau Gasol was diagnosed with a moderate strain of the big toe on his L foot. He'll be a game-time decision against Cleveland
ESPN.com "After a week of talks, the Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers could not find common ground on a trade involving Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum by Sunday night, sources told ESPN.com. While there was disappointment a resolution was not reached by Sunday night, there is an expectation that..." January 06
CBSSports.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Lakers could possibly execute a trade that would involve Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum. The deal could be completed by Sunday, according to an ESPN.com report. Talks had reportedly hit a standstill late last week, but ESPN is now reporting that the Cavs..." January 05
Pro Basketball Talk "A Pau Gasol-Andrew Bynum trade went from stalled to done to somewhere in between, at least according to ESPN reports. After the Lakers and Cavaliers hit a snag in their negotiations, ESPNLA 710 reported in a since-deleted tweet: BREAKING NEWS-League sources say Pau/Bynum deal is done and..." January 05
Sources tell ESPN that Cavs remain in Bynum-for-Pau talks with Lakers but also now engaged with Jazz on potential deal for R. Jefferson
Fansided "It seems as if Pau Gasol is in the middle of his last season with the Los Angeles Lakers. Whether he will be gone after the season or before the deadline has yet to be seen, but there is clearly too much friction between the two parties for this to end well. The latest report has Gasol going to..." January 01
ESPN.com "The Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers have had discussions on a trade that would involve Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum, league sources told ESPN.com. No deal is believed to be imminent, but both sides are mulling it over ahead of a Jan. 7 deadline when the second half of Bynum's $12.25..." January 01
Chris Kaman (ankle) and Pau Gasol (upper respiratory infection) will play. Wesley Johnson (gastroenteritis) is questionable to play.
ESPN.com "Pau Gasol for Brook Lopez? It would seem, on the surface, that merely posing such a question is a moot point given that Lopez is out for the season after re-breaking his troublesome right foot. Beneath the surface, though, there are at least two reasons to address it here: 1. Sources..." December 30
CBSSports.com "The Lakers announced Sunday that forward/center Pau Gasol will miss Sunday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers. It's the third time in five games Gasol will be absent due to a recurrent respiratory infection. Center Chris Kaman is a gametime decision after suffering a sprained ankle Friday..." December 29
It's official: Pau is out tonight vs. Philly. Still has an upper-respiratory infection.
D'Antoni suggested that Kaman (ankle) was closer to returning than Gasol (upper-respiratoy infection): "The swelling's not too bad."
Lakers starting Kaman, Wes, Jodie, Farmar and Williams against UTA. Pau is indeed out.
Officially being listed as day-to-day. RT @mcten: Pau Gasol (upper respiratory infection) is not traveling with the team to Utah today.
Pau will play. Shawne Williams back to the starting lineup too over Jordan Hill
Pau will play. Shawne Williams back to the starting lineup too over Jordan Hill
The already (very) short-handed Lakers will be without Pau Gasol (upper respiratory illness) tonight. Gasol had 21, 13 and 8 last night.
ESPN.com "The Los Angeles Lakers have decided -- at least for now – that they're better off keeping four-time All-Star center Pau Gasol, according to sources close to the situation. Sources told ESPN.com that the Lakers, after weighing the idea of making Gasol available before the NBA's annual trade..." December 18
L.A. Daily News "The storyline has repeated for the past three years. After the Lakers unsuccessfully traded Pau Gasol to the Houston Rockets in a deal that would’ve landed them Chris Paul in 2011, a few things haven’t changed. Gasol doesn’t play with the same effectiveness as he did when he won two NBA..." December 16
Los Angeles Times "Every once in a while, Pau Gasol complains about not getting enough touches in the post. Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni had a suggestion for him -- and any other Lakers player who didn't like their role in his offense. "Everybody, to a man, we've just got to play harder and worry about things..." December 14
Sporting News "Tensions between Lakers big man Pau Gasol and coach Mike D’Antoni have been simmering almost since the day D’Antoni took over the team last year, and they might have finally hit a boiling point. League sources told Sporting News that the Lakers have been fielding trade offers for Gasol for a while..." December 14
NBA.com "There are the assumptions and the speculation that Kobe Bryant‘s extension increases the possibility Bryant favorite Pau Gasol will get an offer to remain a Laker. And, that obviously, Gasol will jump at the chance because him as a free agent, hat in hand, will be a sad sight. Then there is the..." December 12