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Marc Gasol opened up about his brother Pau getting ready for his debut with FC Barcelona.

Marc says his brother is happy with FC Barcelona and is focused and dedicated to his goal with the Catalans.

“Seeing him happy is the only thing that it’s important to me. To see him happy and see him smile. I understand that for you it is different, that you see him as a basketball player.

To me, he is my brother. The only thing that it’s important to me and I care about is that Pau is happy. And so I see him. I see him happy for what he is doing.

He is focused and dedicated to the challenge that he has ahead of him,” Marc Gasol told reporters after the Lakers’ 110-101 win over the Toronto Raptors, via

Pau Gasol is expected to make his debut with FC Barcelona on Friday against Bayern Munich (EuroLeague) or against Real Madrid on Sunday (ACB).