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Gasol had been on IL since Jan. 25

3/20/2005

Memphis Grizzlies: Forward Pau Gasol was
activated from the injured list in time for Sunday's game against
the Phoenix Suns.

Gasol, the Grizzlies' leading scorer and rebounder, was put on
the injured list Jan. 25 with an injured left foot and missed 23
games. He was on the floor as the Grizzlies began warming up to
play Phoenix.

Gasol was averaging 18.9 points and 8.2 rebounds in 33 minutes.

To make room for Gasol, Memphis put Ryan Humphrey on the injured
list with a strained left groin. Humphrey is averaging 2.9 points
and 2.5 rebounds in nine minutes.

Denver Nuggets: The Nuggets activated forward Nene and placed Mark Pope on
the injured list because of a strained left hamstring.

Nene has missed the last 13 games because of a sprained left
knee. He is averaging 9.6 points and 5.9 rebounds in 37 games this
season.

New York Knicks: The club signed guard Jermaine Jackson for the rest of the season.

Jackson was originally signed to the first of two 10-day
contracts on Feb. 28.

He's averaging 1.8 points and 1.3 rebounds in four games this season.