The Raptors reportedly offered Valanciunas and Kyle Lowry for Gasol and Mike Conley, but that deal was rejected by the Grizzlies. User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Thats going to be the tough part. Raptors head coach Nick Nurse also discussed Gasol, who is averaging 15.7 points, 8.6 rebounds and a career-high 4.7 assists this season, after the game: "I think that there's a lot of positives with a guy like Gasol, and I think majority come with being battle-tested", Nurse said.
Toronto is nearing an agreement to land Marc Gasol, league sources tell ESPN.
Regardless of who the Raptors end up signing from the buyout market, it is still undeniable that they are now a much stronger side than they were a couple of days ago.
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Owner Robert Pera issued a statement Friday morning after the franchise confirmed the trade netting Memphis a trio of players and a second-round draft pick in the 2024 draft. After a bit of a slow start to the day, we've got our first really big trade of the day.
The Raptors are second in the Eastern Conference and they added a boost in Gasol to help them keep pace with conference frontrunner Milwaukee Bucks, who traded for Nikola Mirotic on Thursday.
The NBA's trade deadline is at 3 p.m. E.T. Stay tuned.