Training camp doesn’t start until Saturday, yet Pau Gasol was back in the Lakers’ weight room on Friday and was preparing himself for what should be a big season for the Spaniard.

Gasol visited the doctor yesterday who gave the seven-footer some good news on his knees, and Mike D’Antoni called Pau the “best center in the NBA”¬†earlier today, so he’ll likely¬†be looking to feature him in the low post the majority of the time now that Dwight Howard is no longer on the team.

In the video below, Pau is put through his paces by the team’s head strength and conditioning coach, Tim DiFrancesco:


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