Marc Gasol reveals why he chose to sign with the Lakers

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Marc Gasol opened up about his decision to pick the Los Angeles Lakers over the Toronto Raptors.

Gasol revealed that he signed with the defending champions, because he wants to have another shot at winning the NBA championship.

Gasol agreed to a two-year deal with the Lakers, worth $5.25M, with no team or player option included in it.

Gasol has won the NBA championship once as a member of the Toronto Raptors (2019).