Pau Gasol sent out a tweet Tuesday that confirmed news that had been widely reported the previous day – he’s signing with the San Antonio Spurs.
Gasol, who won two NBA titles with the Lakers, reportedly will earn $30 million over two years. ESPN reports that Portland, Minnesota and Toronto were also involved in a bidding war for the services of the veteran forward, who spent the last two seasons with Chicago.
After spending his first seven-plus seasons with Memphis, Gasol was traded to the Lakers midway through the 2007-08 season. He went on to help Kobe Bryant lead the team to three straight NBA...