Pau Gasol has been included in the best European quintet in the history of the NBA in the campaign NBA 75 Euro Vote which serves to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the League and which involves European fans. Throughout the season, fans in Europe have been asked for their votes for different categories. The one of the two European quintets was the last.
Beside Pau Gasol, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic, Ridk Nowitzki and Tony Parker They make up what fans and experts have chosen as the best quintet of Europeans ever. the german Nowitzki he has been the individual leader in the voting.
The fans were also able to choose a second quintet of players that is made up of: Nikola Jokic, Toki Kukoc, Arvydas Sabonis, Peja Stojakovic y Drazen Petrovic.
The choice of both quintets was influenced by the votes of European fans, 50%, and that of a panel of experts, influencers and celebrities, 50%.
In previous categories of the NBA 75 Euro Vote, the Chicago Bulls from 1995-1998 were chosen best dynast in the history of the NBA, the jersey of the Toronto Raptors de 1998-1999 won the vote for the best NBA jersey of all time and Nowitzki winning the NBA championship after leading the Mavericks from 2-1 down in the 2011 NBA Finals was voted the greatest European moment of all time.