Love & Basketball: R&B Singers Who Dated NBA Players

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While many singers tend to cry rivers over lost loves, some sing their hearts away to tall athletes who can dribble a ball. But seriously, R&B singers tend to gravitate towards NBA players. Yes, some relationships floundered into the depths of oblivion, but others blossomed radiantly. Don’t believe us? See for yourselves.

Iman Shumpert & Teyana Taylor

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R&B Singers Who’ve Dated Basketball Players

Rihanna & JR Smith

Rihanna W. JR. Smith

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When JR. Smith isn’t hoisting three-pointers, he’s probably out with your dream girl. During his stint in New York, JR was partying it up with Rihanna. Rumor has it, he was partying with her before a playoff game against the Celtics.

Grant Hill & Tamia

Grant Hill With Tamia

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Former All-Star Grant Hill and his wife Tamia defied the test of time by not having their marriage strangled by lies, rumors of infidelity. #RelationshipGoals