The NBA Players of the Week from Monday, Dec. 5 through Sunday, Dec. 11 are LeBron James and Marc Gasol. James delivered 32.5 points, 8.0 assists, 7.8 rebounds and 2.25 steals per game leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an impressive 4-0 record. Cleveland remained the best team in the Eastern Conference.
Gasol led the Memphis Grizzlies to a 4-0 week as well with 27.3 points, 10.0 rebounds, 5.3 assists and 1.5 blocks in the four wins. Memphis defeated the Golden State Warriors. Mike Conley’s injury struck fear into Grizzlies fans but Gasol has stepped up in the point guard’s absence.