There are various awards won by Pau Gasol, but the most important question is that how many rings does Pau Gasol have? Pau Gasol was a very famous Spanish basketball player who won two NBA championship rings, and both were with Los Angeles Lakers. Before discussing more about his awards and rings here is his introduction in brief.
Who is Pau Gasol?
Pau Gasol started with his career playing basketball for his school team in Barcelona. This 7-footer player started early in his career. He played with the Barcelona junior team at the age of sixteen and ended up winning FIBA under-18 championship in 1998.
This was the year when the flight of his professional career took off. He was called the most valuable player after winning Spanish national Cup in 2001. With each passing year, Gasol owned various awards. He became a professional basketball player and was chosen in the NBA in 2001 by Atlanta Hawks. He was chosen on the third spot in the first round.
Pau Gasol kept entertaining his fans game after game and began named Rookie of the year. In 2006-07 Pau left the Memphis Grizzlies franchise and joined the Los Angeles Lakers.
How many rings does Pau Gasol have?
It was after joining the Los Angeles Lakers when the career of Pau Gasol took an important turn. He revolutionized this franchise and won his first championship ring by defeating Orlando Magic in five games.
This fantastic player won the NBA championship for a second time after defeating Dallas Mavericks. He is working hard to win yet another championship ring still.
Olympic awards of Pau Gasol
This legendry player is the owner of four gold medals in Olympics against four different teams. He has won four silver medals and two bronze medals until the year 2015.
He is also known as a double machine because of having a record in winning more than 550 double-doubles in his NBA career.