that the talent of Marc Gasol is being the main engine of Basketball Girona in each and every one of their meetings it is no longer any secret for the competition. And far from it for some rival technicians who are beginning to suffer twice after the Catalan interior premiered its second round of competition last week. Because that’s what happened to a EasyCharger Palencia that it was his first trip in the League a few months ago and that, on this occasion, he saw how Marc was once again decisive hundreds of kilometers on the floor of Fontajau.

A player who contributed 31 PIR goals to his team’s game, to beat a direct rival and thus reduce the difference with the Palencia to a victory thanks to his command of the direct average (89-72). All this through 19 points (4/4 TL and 7/16 TC), 12 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 recoveries, 2 blocks and 7 fouls received with which to take a new step forward towards the Playoffs for promotion.

Anecdotal section:

A total of 14 are the matches that Marc Gasol has already played in the LEB Gold League and in 13 of them his figures have reached two-digit valuation. And as if that were not enough, up to 4 of them his assessment has been above thirty with a double cap set at 39 points and a double record of +31. Thus, the middleweight of the Gasol family has not taken long to stand out in the main rankings of a competition in which he is already one of the main focuses of attention.

The ideal quintet of the day:

It was one of the most meritorious victories of the day given the entity of the rival and that is why it was not surprising that two of their men ended up in the ideal quintet of the day. Because in addition to the MVP Marc Gasol (Basketball Girona) in its role as center, the Girona team was carried away by the talent in the direction of a Josep Franch (Basketball Girona) really solid at the point guard position.

And it was precisely that, the talent, which finished completing a five that did not fail an intractable Olle Lundqvist (Unicaja Oviedo) from Pumarín and to which was added a Calvin Hermanson (TAU Castello) essential once again for his team. almost as much as a Michael Carrera (ICG Força Lleida) who starred in his umpteenth great meeting at the Barris Nord to promote the candidacy of Lleida.

Base: Josep Franch (Basketball Girona) 25 val: 21 points (1/1 TL and 8/14 TC), 1 rebound, 5 assists, 4 recoveries, 1 block and 3 fouls received.
Shooting guard: Olle Lundqvist (Unicaja Oviedo) val 29: 21 points (5/6 TL and 8/10 TC), 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 3 recoveries, 1 block and 3 fouls received.
Eaves: Calvin Hermanson (TAU Castello) 24 val: 29 points (12/20 TC), 4 rebounds and 1 block.
Power forward: Michael Carrera (ICG Força Lleida) val 26: 22 points (6/6 TL and 7/15 TC), 6 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 recovery, 1 block and 7 fouls received.
Pivot: Marc Gasol (Basketball Girona) val 31: 19 points (4/4 TL and 7/16 TC), 12 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 recoveries, 2 blocks and 7 fouls received.

season stats – Mark Gasol:

Games played: 1
Minutes: 21.38
Points: 19
Rebounds: 16
Assists: 1
Recoveries: 1
Plugs: —
Fouls received: 7
Rating: 39

sports career – Mark Gasol:

Training: Llor Sports School
1997/99: FC Barcelona (Children)
1999/01: FC Barcelona (Udets)

Winterthur FC Barcelona (EBA League and Endesa League)
2005/06: WTC Cornellá (LEB Silver)
2005/06: Winterthur FC Barcelona (Endesa League)
2006/08: Akasvayu Girona (Endesa League)
2008/19: Memphis Grizzlies (NBA-USA)
2019/20: Toronto Raptors (NBA-USA)

2020/21: Los Angeles Lakers (NBA – USA)
2021/22: Basketball Girona (LEB Gold)