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Originally posted 12/29/2011 04:50PM
Talk about a slam-dunk way to cap off the holiday season: Michael Jordan is engaged.
The former NBA pro, 48, popped the question over the Christmas weekend to his girlfriend of three years, Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto, rep Estee Portnoy confirms to the Associated Press.
The Charlotte Bobcats majority owner was previously married to Juanita Vanoy in 1989; they divorced in 2006. He has three children with Vanoy: Jeffrey Michael, 23, Marcus James, 21, and Jasmine, 19. – Alison Schwartz
Originally posted 11/09/2007 12:15PM
Originally posted 04/15/2003 11:55AM
Michael Jordan received an American flag from Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld Monday night, as the basketball legend played his final NBA home game at Washington, D.C.'s MCI Center.
Originally posted 11/21/2002 01:55PM
A cocktail lounge singer has sued basketball star Michael Jordan for $5 million, saying he promised to pay her the money for keeping mum about an extended affair between the two, Reuters reports.
Originally posted 10/24/2002 11:00AM
NBA superstar Michael Jordan filed a lawsuit in Chicago Wednesday against a woman he contends is trying to extort $5 million from him to keep quiet about their relationship from more than 10 years ago, the Associated Press reports.
Originally posted 09/23/2002 01:00PM
Air Jordan made another slam dunk this weekend, raising nearly $500,000 at the second annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational at the Ocean Club Golf Course on Paradise Island in the Bahamas, PEOPLE.com reports.
Originally posted 02/27/2002 01:00PM
The basketball legend will have surgery; Jayson Williams loses his NBC gig; Aaron Sorkin can say what he likes; Conan will collect $8 mil a year.
Originally posted 02/05/2002 10:00AM
The divorce petition Juanita Jordan filed last month against her husband of 12 years, His Airness, has been withdrawn, the Jordans say.
Originally posted 01/08/2002 01:00PM
Juanita Jordan, married to His Airness Michael for 12 years, is seeking a divorce from the basketball superstar. They have three children.
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