The pair began dating, and became engaged in 1987, but subsequently broke off the engagement. The couple went on to have three children, two sons and a daughter, before filing for divorce in 2002.
They then attempted to reconcile, but eventually chose to go their separate ways amicably in 2006.
The flashy nuptials are likely to be held at his new waterfront mansion in exclusive Jupiter.
Pictured: Michael Jordan marriage application Ref: SPL506833 070313 Picture by: Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles: 310-821-2666 New York: 212-619-2666 London: 870-934-2666 [email protected]" data-medium-file="https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2013/03/michael-jordan-license-splash.jpg? quality=65&strip=all" alt="Michael Jordan, Yvette Prieto" class="alignleft size-full wp-image-359772" Michael Jordan, former professional basketball player and owner of the Charlotte Bobcats, was spotted at the courthouse in Palm Beach County, Florida on Thursday morning applying for marriage with his girlfriend Yvette Prieto. She’s a Cuban-American Model Yvette Prieto is a Cuban-American model who has posed for designers including as Alexander Wang.
The sporting ace applied for the paperwork at Palm Beach County Courthouse on March 7.