Originally Posted by Euroleague
No it's not true. Spanoulis never said anything about not playing if he is healthy. Navarro, Gasol, and Dirk are all washed up and completely riddled with injuries and old age.
So them playing or not, has no affect at all on the tournament, as they could not have any impact if they played.
Well Germany is bad with or without Dirk but Navarro and Gasol are important to Spain .
Navarro showed with that 33 points against Real that he could still play great on some games and Gasol is still one of the best european player .