VIDEO: Pau Gasol talks about being named Spain’s flag-bearer at the Olympics

Congratulations Pau! After Rafael Nadal had to pull out of the Olympics due to an injury, Pau Gasol was chosen by his country to lead Spain at the opening ceremony next Friday while carrying the Spanish flag.

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