Pau Gasol posts picture of himself with 11-year-old Kendall Marshall (Photo)

Jan 15, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol (16) and guard Kendall Marshall (12) run up the court in the second half of the game against the Phoenix Suns at US Airways Center. The Suns won 121-114. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports

There’s not much worse than looking back on old photos of your youth. You’re likely wearing some out-of-style article of clothing or have an embarrassing haircut.

With that all in mind, I’m not sure who feels worse about a picture posted by Los Angeles Lakers power forward Pau Gasol which shows off the All-Star meeting with a young fan who just so happens to be current teammate, Kendall Marshall.

The photo which Gasol tweeted out shows the Spaniard looking quite youthful (sans the beard) as a member of the Memphis Grizzlies with 11-year-old fan Kendall Marshall posing for a picture.

Gasol said the photo was taken 11 years ago at All-Star Weekend in Atlanta where Gasol was taking part in the Rookie-Sophomore game.

I’m sure it has to be a bit surreal for both of them, considering Marshall is playing alongside a guy he obviously idolized as a young boy while Gasol is playing alongside a young boy who idolized him in his youth.

Wild.

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