Pau Gasol honored his dear friend, Kobe Bryant, in the most beautiful way.

The former Los Angeles Laker and his wife, Catherine, named their newborn daughter after Gianna Bryant.

In a post on his Instagram page, Pau Gasol shared a photo of himself, his wife, and their newborn daughter, Elisabet Gianna Gasol, with the caption:

Our little one has finally arrived!! The delivery went really well and we couldn’t be happier!! Elisabet Gianna Gasol ?, a very meaningful name for our super beautiful daughter!! ❤️?‍?‍? #girldad

See Pau’s original post below:

Vanessa Bryant, who is Elisabet’s Godmother, gushed: ‘Love you 3!!! Congratulations!!❤️”

Vanessa Bryant

Congratulations to the Gasols on the birth of their princess.