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Oct 12, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; San Antonio Spurs center Pau Gasol (16) looks on against the Orlando Magic during the first quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Pau Gasol is getting ready for his 18th NBA season and wants to make the difference for the San Antonio Spurs.

The Spanish legend will have a leading role in the team’s effort this season in order to help the squad become a title contender in the Western Conference.

Here is what the two-time NBA Champion said after the first day of the Spurs’ training camp: