The only thing the Oklahoma City Thunder are really missing is a low post scorer. That should be there main target in free agency. Good news for them Pau Gasol is out there and looking to join a contender.
According to ESPN the Thunder’s star duo of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are recruiting Gasol to come to Oklahoma City.
The Oklahoma City Thunder, with Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook acting as lead recruiters, have unexpectedly emerged as a leading contender for the services of Los Angeles Lakers free-agent center Pau Gasol, according to sources close to the process.
One source described Gasol as “opening up to the possibility” of joining forces with Durant and Westbrook even though Oklahoma City is limited to roughly $5 million in spending cash under the luxury-tax line at present.