Pau Gasol and his wife, Catherine McDonnell, honored the memory of the Bryant family by naming the eldest daughter of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, who died in the helicopter crash, as their newborn daughter.
Pau Gasol announced on social media that he has named his newborn baby Gianna Bryant, who died with Kobe Bryant.
Gasol, who played on the same team as Bryant in Los Angeles from 2008 to 2014 and won two championships together, continued to maintain and support his friendship with the Bryant family after he left the Lakers.
40 in July. Pau Gasol spent his birthday with Kobe Bryant’s daughters.