NBA Top Rookie of All Time: Memphis Grizzlies Pau Gasol
In June 2001, the Memphis Grizzlies exchanged a deal surrounding Shareef Abdur-Rahim towards the Atlanta Hawks for that privileges to rookie Pau Gasol.
The large guy joined the league and gained All-Rookie First Team honors, along with the Rookie from the Year award.
An infinitely more clean-cut form of the Gasol we have seen today brought they in scoring that season with 17.6 points per game, and that he also handled to drag lower 8.9 rebounds.
Gasol was effective in the game, which makes it much more vital that you remain healthy, which is what he did because the only player around the roster to experience in most 82 games that year.