Pau Gasol, Spouse Honor Kobe Bryant’s Household With New child Daughter’s Identify
This previous weekend, six-time All-Star and former Laker Pau Gasol and his spouse, Catherine McDonnell, fortunately introduced the delivery of their first bundle of pleasure. With Vanessa Bryant’s blessing, Gasol and his spouse honored Kobe Bryant’s household by naming their daughter after Gianna Bryant.
“Elisabet Gianna Gasol, a really significant title for our tremendous stunning daughter!!” Gasol shared on social media.
Our baby has lastly arrived!! The supply went rather well and we couldn’t be happier!! Elisabet Gianna Gasol 😍, a really significant title for our tremendous stunning daughter!! ❤️👨👩👧 #girldad pic.twitter.com/rmXWk0BTFz— Pau Gasol (@paugasol) September 13, 2020
Gasol gained back-to-back championships on the Lakers with Kobe Bryant in 2009 and 2010. Enjoying collectively from 2008-2014, it was inevitable that the pair turned very shut associates. So shut that Kobe named Gasol the godfather of his kids.
Earlier this yr, Kobe and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, together with seven different passengers tragically handed away in a helicopter crash on January 26.
Gasol and his spouse have remained shut by Vanessa Bryant and her daughters’ aspect following Kobe’s demise. The couple selected Vanessa to be their daughter’s godmother.
In a submit on her personal instagram, Vanessa wrote: “My goddaughter is right here!!!! Congratulations @paugasol @catmcdonnell7 Love you three a lot! So touched by your request to honor my Gigi ❤ Can’t wait to carry Elisabet Gianna Gasol.”