But they also only spent a small fraction of that time in the same state, let alone the same city. She gave it a go, but it is just damn to date a professional athlete.
Because once basketball season began..."They just barely saw each other the past few months and it died out," a source explained to E! And if it seems sudden that, after all they went through the last few months, they would just split up over distance... That angsty time spent apart is a fact of life for almost all celebrity couples, with many resorting to the "two week rule" or other made-up law requiring time spent together so they don't go crazy.
Not long before their wedding, Gabrielle Union found out Dwyane Wade had fathered a child while they were on a break.
And they started way down this season and are hobbling toward the All-Star break with an underwhelming 27-26 record (that's likely to be 27-27 after they play the Warriors tonight).