NBA Legend Michael Jordan Engaged
First Published: December 29, 2011 7:49 PM EST Credit: WireImage
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Christmas was a big day for engagements, and now it appears yet another celebrity spent the holiday proposing – basketball legend Michael Jordan.
A spokesperson for the NBA icon confirmed to WCNC in Charlotte, NC, that he proposed on Christmas to his girlfriend — model Yvette Prietto, 32.
Michael isn’t the only celebrity who got engaged over Christmas.
Matthew McConaughey proposed to Camila Alves, while Wyonna Judd and her band mate, Cactus Moser, also became engaged on the same day.
This will be the second marriage for Michael, 48.
He was previously married to Juanita Jordan, before the pair divorced in 2006.
Other stars who recently became engaged include Britney Spears and Jason Trawick; John Legend and model Chrissy Teigen; and “American Idol” alum Danny Gokey and Leyicet Peralta.
Copyright 2013 by NBC Universal, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.