In an article in the UK Guardian, Gasol is quoted as saying: "In principle, if nothing serious happens between now and then, I will be at the tournament in Spain. ...
"The Grizzlies know how important it is for me to play for my country, and I don't think they would try and stop me because it isn't in their interests."
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Chicago's Simeon High School's Derrick Rose is the Next Big Thing, a point guard who's widely considered the best college prospect in the country. The big news this weekend is that he's narrowed his college options to five. And yes, Memphis is still very much in the mix. Read more here.