NBA: Pau Gasol thinks modern-day NBA ‘has lost the beauty of the game’

first_imgLast Updated: 5th November, 2019 15:05 IST NBA: Pau Gasol Thinks Modern-day NBA ‘has Lost The Beauty Of The Game’ Portland Trail Blazers Pau Gasol recently admitted to thinking that NBA has lost its initial beauty. The Spanish player is currently recovering from an injury. 10 months ago NBA news: LeBron James surpasses Kobe Bryant on All-time steals list COMMENT SUBSCRIBE TO US Also read | NBA news: LeBron James surpasses Kobe Bryant on All-time steals listNBA 2019-20 news: Pau Gasol thinks NBA has lost its beautyGasol thinks that the NBA now lacks the beauty it once possessed. He also mentions that the game itself is a big change for him. Gasol thinks there are faster shots, shorter possessions and fewer passes in each attack. He talks about his younger days, where some shots that are played now would have sent the player back to the bench. Gasol also talks about the NBA losing its purity. He believes that techniques and gameplay have changed over the years and a lot of things are done differently. Also read | LeBron James to build a housing facility for ‘I Promise School’ familiesHowever, Gasol also wants to keep on playing and fighting. With whatever time he has left, he wants to give the new theories a shot. According to Gasol, the NBA, along with the world, is evolving.Also read | NBA 2019-20: Philadelphia 76ers vs Phoenix Suns player ratingsGasol joined NBA in 2001 when passes were more often and players like Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan were being talked about. However, Gasol is not the only one who has made these observations. Many players who have grown with the game, feel the same way.  10 months ago NBA: Snoop Dogg commentates in style for Lakers vs Spurs game WE RECOMMEND Written By First Published: 5th November, 2019 15:05 IST WATCH US LIVEcenter_img 10 months ago NBA: Luka Doncic makes history by recording back-to-back triple-double FOLLOW US Spanish basketballer Pau Gasol recently told a Spanish newspaper that NBA has lost its beauty. Portland Trail Blazers’ Gasol is currently on the bench due to his injured foot. Gasol, who is 39-year-old, is aware that he is approaching the twilight days of his NBA career. While speaking to the newspaper, Gasol said that he feels basketball has changed significantly since the time he started playing.  10 months ago NBA: Five of the hottest sneakers for the NBA season 2019-20 Devika Pawar LIVE TV Also read | NBA: Steve Ballmer, Joseph Tsai among billionaire club owners 10 months ago NBA: Utah Jazz vs LA Clippers highlights and player ratingslast_img

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