Michael Jordan Marries Longtime Girlfriend Over The Weekend

Over the weekend Bobcats Owner, Michael Jordan married his longtime girlfriend, Yvette Prieto, in front of a couple of their closest friends and family in Palm Beach, Fla. The wedding took place at the Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea with nearly 300 guests in attendance, including Tiger Woods, Patrick Ewing, Spike Lee and Ahmad Rashad. nba_g_jordan_gb1_600 The ceremony was followed by a reception at the Bear’s Club in Jupiter, Fla., a luxurious private golf club designed by Jack Nicklaus. Jordan, 50, owns a home near the course.

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There were fireworks at night as part of the celebration.

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The entertainment included DJ MC Lyte, singers K’Jon, Robin Thicke and Grammy-Award winner Usher and The Source, an 18-piece band.

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The guests were served an all-white, seven-layer white rum wedding cake that was covered in white fondant and sugar crystals, and adorned with crystal brooches and the couples’ monogram on the top layer. In lieu of wedding gifts, donations were made to the James R. Jordan Foundation. The wedding flowers were donated to the Jupiter Medical Center. The six-time NBA champion and Prieto met five years ago and were engaged last December. Congratulations to the Jordans! Your Jersey Girlfriend, Marcelle English

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