San Antonio Spurs centre Pau Gasol returned into the lineup Friday night in Denver.

Gasol, who at his 17th season had overlooked sanantonio’s past 26 games as a result of a stress fracture in his left foot, did not go into the 102-99 loss however was available off the bench.

Gasol had taken on a reserve role this season and averaged 6.8 points, 6.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists as a member of the team’s next unit.

“It’s across the ballpark [return date] we had in your mind,” Gasol told colleagues ahead of this match. “I’m thankful I was able to recover well and treat nicely although it turned out somewhat tricky in the beginning and it wasn’t clearcut what was happening”


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