Next season Pau Gasol will make $19.3 million in the final season of his deal with the Lakers.
Gasol has endured trade rumors, benching’s, and injuries, but told the L.A. Times that he wants to stay a Laker beyond next season.
“I would love to play for the franchise that I love playing for, that I’m proud to be a part of,” Gasol said. “It would be great to continue to play for the Lakers.”
Gasol also believes his knees are healthy again.