Spain start their title defense with a 39-point win in Pau Gasol's 200th game
CLUJ-NAPOCA (FIBA EuroBasket 2017) - Since adding a certain person named Pau Gasol to their lineup, Spain have won 168 out of 200 games. They opened up their account in Romania with a 99-60 triumph against Montenegro.
Pau Gasol moved to second place in the all-time scoring list at FIBA EuroBasket, getting 1054 points for his team. Dirk Nowitzki dropped to third place with 1052, Tony Parker is still leading with 1104 points.
The older Gasol had 10 points, 8 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 blocks; Willy Hernangomez led all scorers with 18 points, whilst Sergio Rodriguez dished out 10 assists in less than 14 minutes on the floor. Nikola Vucevic had 16 points for Montenegro.
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