Twenty Questions (and Answers) About the Pau Gasol Trade 

Friday afternoon when I arrived at FedExForum for Chris Wallace's press conference to discuss the trade of Pau Gasol to the Lakers, I noticed something different about the cinder-block walls in the hallway of the Don Poier Media Center: Several of the series of color placards that adorn the hall were missing -- eight in fact. All the images of Pau Gasol had been removed -- "ripped down" seems more appropriate considering the remnants of paper and glue still attached to the wall where placards once were.

This wouldn't have seemed all that odd, except that there were still several solo images of lesser former Grizzlies (Dahntay Jones, Lawrence Roberts) adorning the hall ...

Read the rest of Chris Herrington's epic post-mortem take on the Pau Gasol trade at Beyond the Arc.

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