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Barcelona head coach Sarunas Jasikevicius said the club has not had talks with Marc Gasol about joining the team despite rumors the former NBA All-Star has chosen to return to Spain for the end of his basketball career.
“We have not talked with him. But we don’t have to rush: if there will be a real chance, we will go for it,” Jasikevicius told Gigantes del Basket.
Spanish journalist Sergi Carmona (h/t Sports Illustrated‘s Aaron Rose) reported Wednesday Gasol was set to sign with Barcelona.
Gasol has made no formal announcement about his playing status. The 35-year-old played for Barcelona from 2003-2006 before coming to the NBA.
This article will be updated to provide more information soon.
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