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Are Hornets Close to Acquiring Marc Gasol From Grizzlies?

By February 7, 2019 No Comments

Are Hornets Close to Acquiring Marc Gasol From Grizzlies? What is the Latest Involving Their Ongoing Trade Talks? When is the 2019 NBA Trade Deadline?

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Are Hornets Close to Acquiring Marc Gasol From Grizzlies?

Update on Marc Gasol

The Grizzlies traded Marc Gasol to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for a 2024 2nd round pick, G C.J. Miles, G Delon Wright, and C Jonas Valanciuanas.

With less than 24 hours away from the 2019 NBA Trade Deadline, the Charlotte Hornets might be on the verge of acquiring one of the best centers in the game. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Memphis Grizzlies are heavily interested in trading C Marc Gasol to the Hornets. However, ESPN Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Thursday morning that there are some issues that need to be aired out in their trade discussions. Even though they have yet to finalize trade details, Wojnarowski said that both Memphis and Charlotte are actively discussing the Mar Gasol deal on the morning of the NBA Trade Deadline. Gasol will become a free agent in the Summer of 2020 and he has played for the Grizzlies in his entire 11-year NBA career. The Hornets (26-28) are currently in playoff position as the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference. Meanwhile, the Grizzlies (22-33) own the second worst record in the Western Conference.

The 2019 NBA Trade Deadline is on Thursday, February 7 at 3:00 P.M. EDT/12:00 P.M. PDT.

Here’s More on Marc Gasol

Marc Gasol

  • 15.7 PPG, 8.6 RPG, 4.7 APG During 2018-2019 Regular Season
  • 3-Time NBA All-Star
  • Brother, Pau Gasol, Plays for the San Antonio Spurs
  • NBA Defensive Player of the Year in 2013

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