Monday December 22nd, 2014

The Bulls had the day off in Chicago on Sunday, so Pau Gasol took teammate Nazr Mohammed to see Anna Bolena at Lyric Opera.

Gasol called the opera an "amazing performance," and Mohammed said he had "a great experience" at what was his first ever opera.

Grizzlies buy new car for intern after his gets stolen


It was great to have @nazrmohammed come to his first #opera today! Amazing performance at the @LyricOpera. #SondraRadvanovsky and #BryanHymel were incredible. #AnnaBolena Hoy Nazr Mohammed ha venido a la ópera conmigo por primera vez en su vida! Hemos visto una increíble actuación de #AnnaBolena en la cual la soprano Sondra Radvanovsky y el tenor Bryan Hymel estuvieron espectaculares!

A photo posted by Pau (@paugasol) on

Gasol and Mohammed appear to have bonded over the outing, even choosing to wear matching outfits.

- Sarah Barshop

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.