Savannah Brinson is the long-time girlfriend of NBA superstar LeBron James. James just announced that he is tying the knot, so Brinson is no longer the girlfriend and has been transformed into a fiance.
A rep for James has confirmed that his going to wrap himself up with Brinson in the grasp of holy matrimony. The Miami Heat forward popped the question Saturday night at a New Year’s Eve party. The party was also for his 27th birthday.
James and Brinson are high school sweethearts and have two sons together. They have not yet announced a wedding date.
James’ engagement is just the latest in interesting marital drama among NBA superstars. Kobe Bryant just announced that he’s going to be divorced from his wife of 10 years. At the same time, Michael Jordan has announced his plans to remarry by getting engaged to model Yvette Prieto.