• Ibrahimovic unimpressed by LeBron James' political activism
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    Ibrahimovic unimpressed by LeBron James' political activism

    Four-time NBA champion James, who Ibrahimovic described as a phenomenal basketball player, has been one of the NBA's leading voices against racial injustice and police brutality in the U.S.. If I'd been a politician, I would be doing politics.

  • Gasol confirms return to Barca 20 years on
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    Gasol confirms return to Barca 20 years on

    Spanish basketball great Pau Gasol has announced he is returning to boyhood club Barcelona after nearly two decades in the NBA, three days after denying reports he had signed for the Catalans. "I'm very happy to announce I'm coming home and that I'll soon join the ranks of Barca's basketball team," Gasol, a two-time NBA champion and six-time All Star player, wrote on his official Twitter account on Tuesday. Gasol, 40, has been out of action since 2019 due to a series of ankle injuries, last playing for the Milwaukee Bucks.

  • Gasol denies reports of Barcelona return, focused on injury recovery
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    Gasol denies reports of Barcelona return, focused on injury recovery

    Double NBA champion Pau Gasol says he is not ready to return to playing and is focusing on recovering from injury after Spanish media reported he is set to return to boyhood club Barcelona. "After hearing the news out of Spain today, I wanted to share that I remain focused on my recovery and I am not ready to get back to competing just yet," Gasol, 40, said on his official Twitter account on Saturday. Gasol has been out of action since 2019 due to a series of ankle injuries, last playing for the Milwaukee Bucks.