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The Real Housewives of Miami star, 48, seemingly made her long-rumored romance with the son of NBA legend Michael Jordan Instagram official on Monday, sharing a photograph of her and her new beau, 32, posing arm-in-arm.
It is the primary time Marcus has appeared on Larsa’s primary. Beforehand, she solely uploaded pictures of him on her Instagram Story.
Within the pic, Larsa seemed sporty stylish briefly cut-off jean shorts, a sheer black bodysuit and sneakers. She accessorized the look with shades.
Marcus wore crimson, white and black pants and a black shirt with a black backwards cap. Smiling for the digital camera, he additionally sported a beard and glasses.
Each have been standing in entrance of a huge floral design of Marcus’ dad’s iconic No. 23 Bulls jersey.
The design — made up of crimson and white flowers — is displayed behind a glass encasement on the Trophy Room retailer, which the Jordan household opened in Orlando, Florida. It is impressed by the famed trophy room in Michael’s non-public residence.
On his Instagram, Marcus lists himself as founder and CEO of the shop.
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Larsa, after all, has her personal connection to basketball. She was beforehand married to NBA nice Scottie Pippen for more than 21 years before they split in 2018. They share 4 children collectively. Scotty Jr., 22, Preston, 20, Justin, 17, and Sophia, 14.
Scottie, 57, famously performed alongside Michael Jordan, 59, on the Bulls within the ’90s, although had a notable falling out after the 2020 ESPN’s docuseries The Final Dance.
In her Instagram put up with Marcus, Larsa made it clear the place her loyalties lie now. “Checks over stripes,” she wrote — “checks” referencing Nike, a longtime associate of Michael Jordan’s, whereas “stripes” calls out Adidas, Nike’s competitor.
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PEOPLE confirmed earlier this month that Larsa and Marcus have been formally an merchandise after months of hypothesis, a supply saying they have been “happy and dating.”
A second insider elaborated extra on the standing of their relationship, telling PEOPLE”It’s nonetheless informal and so they’re having enjoyable,” they stated. “She’s making an attempt her finest to maintain it quiet and never make a giant deal out of it. They see one another no less than just a few instances per week.”
The couple was first noticed collectively at Zuma in Miami in September, although Larsa insisted to PEOPLE at BravoCon 2022 in October that the 2 have been “simply associates.”
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She performed equally coy concerning the romance when grilled about it throughout a December look on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen, the place Marcus sat front-row within the viewers.
“What does Scottie take into consideration your friendship?” host Andy Cohen, 54, requested Larsa after she claimed Marcus was only a pal.
“I do not know,” she answered.
A stunned Cohen adopted up. “You do not know? He is by no means talked about it to you, and you have by no means talked about it to him?” he requested, Larsa responding, “No.”
The Housewives producer continued to press. “The youngsters have by no means stated, ‘That is bugging daddy?'” — to which Larsa stated, “No.”
Cohen then requested the fact TV star if she understood why some individuals may assume their friendship is “wild” contemplating Scottie and Michael’s previous. “I imply, I suppose, yeah,” Larsa stated. “However I feel lots of people assume that our households have been actually shut and intertwined, and so they actually weren’t. Like I by no means actually knew Marcus’ mother or them; I only in the near past met them a few years in the past.”
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In August 2022, Larsa opened up about her troubles courting after her divorce from NBA alum Scottie.
“I really feel like I’m form of mentally in a spot of, like, I used to be married to a extremely well-known man that was actually cute, that had an excellent physique, that was actually profitable, that gave me 4 beautiful children,” she stated on an episode of Melissa Gorga’s On Display podcast. “So, the place the hell are you gonna discover a man that may like, fill in — it does not should be all of these, however like, just a few of these containers.”