Way to go, Michael!
48-year-old Jordan asked his girlfriend of three years, Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto, to marry him over the Christmas weekend. A spokeswoman for the former NBA star and current owner of the Charlotte Bobcats confirmed the happy news to Charlotte's WCNC on Thursday. 5 Celebrity Couples Who Got Engaged During the Holidays
This will be Michael's second marriage—he split from his first wife, Juanita Vanoy, in 2006 after 17 years together. They have three children: Jeffrey Michael, 23, Marcus James, 21, and Jasmine, 19. So, Yvette is entering a large family... and perhaps a really tall one too?
No wedding date has been set yet, but if Michael's smile as he sat courtside at the Bobcats game on Monday night (with pal, Derek Jeter by his side) is any indication, the basketball legend is very, very happy about his decision. What Does Derek Jeter Give His One-Night Stands?
Congrats to the happy couple!
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