Inside the Green Room with Danny Green: Marc Gasol on changing cities, gardening and the McGregor walk

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Welcome to “Inside the Green Room with Danny Green,” a Yahoo Sports podcast and video series hosted by Toronto Raptors forward Danny Green and Harrison Sanford. 

On this episode

  • Danny Green reveals how Serge Ibaka was able to get Kawhi Leonard on his cooking show

  • Danny tells a hilarious story of how a mother at an autograph signing came up with a story to try to help her kids skip the line

  • Harrison Sanford reminds Danny that the North Carolina Tar Heels have been knocked out of the March Madness tournament

  • Danny recounts his interaction with a fan at Madison Square Garden that went viral on social media

  • Danny reveals which team he’d prefer to play in the first round of the playoffs

  • Marc Gasol explains why things went wrong during pre-game intros in his infamous first home game with the Raptors

  • The man that they call ‘Big Spain’ discusses what went down on the day of his trade from Memphis to Toronto

  • Marc talks about the transition to Toronto for him and his family

  • Marc recalls what Kyle was like when the two played together for the Memphis Grizzlies in the mid-2000’s

  • ‘Big Spain’ tells the story of Kyle fighting teammate Marko Jaric in practice while the three were with Memphis

  • Marc explains how Kyle and Mike Conley, a point guard for the Grizzlies, are the same and how they are different

  • Danny recalls his memories of playing against Marc and what he brings to the Raptors

  • Marc discusses his relationship with Serge and sharing minutes with him at centre

  • Marc talks about his love of gardening and growing vegetables

  • The trio chats about how to properly prepare and eat cereal

  • Marc discusses his relationship with his older brother, Pau

  • Marc talks about marriage and raising a family

  • Marc talks about his famous Conor McGregor celebration while playing in Memphis

  • Danny informs the audience what members of the Chicago Bulls were yelling at him while taking three-point shots during a recent game

  • Marc lists his many nicknames and where they came from

  • Marc discusses the love of sailing he shares with his wife

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Marc Gasol joined Inside the Green Room to chat about living in Toronto, his big brother Pau, fights in practice and the contrasting styles between Kyle Lowry and Mike Conley.
Marc Gasol joined Inside the Green Room to chat about living in Toronto, his big brother Pau, fights in practice and the contrasting styles between Kyle Lowry and Mike Conley.
Episode Guide

Episode 16: Kyle Lowry, Betting, Kawhi Leonard, Social Media and Dominating in the Post
Episode 15: Kyle Kuzma, Laker Life, Fan interactions and NBA hostilities
Episode 14: Jeremy Lin, First Impressions and an All-Star Revelation
Extra Frame: Raptors guard Fred VanVleet
Episode 13: Canadian Winters, the GoDaddy curse and Anthony Davis Rumours
Episode 12: Raptors assistant Phil Handy
Episode 11: San Antonio Spurs forward Rudy Gay
Extra Frame: Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum
Episode 10: Jonas Valanciunas, Thumb Tales and the Best Christmas Gifts
Extra Frame: UFC middleweight Elias Theodorou
Episode 9: Nick Nurse, Kawhi Questions and the Joke That Landed Him the Raptors Job
Extra Frame: New York street ball legend God Shammgod
Episode 8: Pascal Siakam, Huddle Chaos and the Elephant in the Room
Extra Frame: Raptors Superfan Nav Bhatia
Episode 7: Serge Ibaka, Peak NBA Drama and Teaming Up With Yahoo Sports
Episode 6: Danny and Kawhi take the stage at media day
Episode 5: Live in Halifax
Episode 4: De’Aron Fox
Episode 3: Ryan Shazier, Matt Finkes & Andre Drummond
Episode 2: Michael Rapaport
Episode 1: Danny and Kawhi Get Traded

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