Marc Gasol Sáez (Catalan pronunciation: ; born 29 January 1985) is a Spanish professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was drafted 48th overall by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2007 NBA draft. After having his rights traded to the Grizzlies in 2008, he signed with the team and has remained with the franchise ever since. He is a two-time All-NBA Team member and a three-time NBA All-Star. In 2013, he was named the NBA Defensive Player of the Year.
Gasol has been a regular member of the Spanish national basketball team since 2006. He has won two Olympic silver medals and a FIBA Basketball World Cup title. In the EuroBasket, he was won two titles, a silver medal and two bronze medals. The 7'1" center is the younger brother of fellow NBA player Pau Gasol.