I thought Chris was a Kings fan...
Once it became clear that Kobe Bryant would potentially miss considerable time with the Achilles injury, the attention was directed toward Steve Nash and Pau Gasol to shoulder the load for the Los Angeles Lakers heading into the 2013-14 NBA season.
Both veterans had been the undisputed leaders for their former teams, Memphis Grizzlies and Phoenix Suns, and were more than capable of shouldering the load at one point in their careers, but now that no longer seems to be the case.
During the loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday, current NBA analyst and former face of the Sacramento Kings franchise, Chris Webber, blasted Gasol for not being the elite player of old.
With only 10 points and eight rebounds in an ugly loss to the Mavs, Gasol failed to show up in Dallas and Webber had no problem calling him out via Twitter:
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Got to admit, I myself was disappointed in Gasol only putting 6 points on the board when he had Dejuan Blair (6'7) guarding him most of the night and never trying to front the post till we were already down 29 to get his points.. But I didn't expect Webber(who picked us to beat Dallas) to lash out like that at him directly.
Edited by Majesty, November 06, 2013 - 02:19 AM.