Gasol wins second European player of year award

Pau wins back-2-back European player of the year awards!

The Global and Mail: Spaniard Pau Gasol has been voted European player of the year for 2009, winning the award for the second year in a row, the governing body FIBA Europe said on Monday. The 2.15-metre centre won an NBA championship title with the Los Angeles Lakers and followed that up by helping Spain to win their first European championship gold medal in Poland in September. Gasol came in ahead of Germany’s Dirk Nowitzki and Serbia’s Milos Teodosic in the voting by fans and a panel of experts

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  • Robert

    Someone needs to tell Chris Kaman that the person he thought shouldn’t even be in the All-Star game, just won the European player of the year AGAIN.
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    Ok, Kaman, you won .. which award? Clipper of the Year?
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    Congratulations to Pau!

  • lakers2000

    That’s great, but two time defending world champion is better. Let’s go Lakers!!!!!!!