Basketball Wives: LA star Imani Showalter has cleared up some of the rumors that have recently been floating around about her. Last week, Bossip.com reported that Imani didn’t marry her ex, NBA star Stephen Jackson because he up and left her 30 minutes before the wedding because she didn’t sign a prenup. They also reported that she lied to him about her age and that had a secret child that he didn’t know about.
When asked if she wanted to clear up the rumor about her age and child, she said, “Im in my 30’s and i am a responsible parent to ALL of my babies. No hidden children, or secrets here.” When asked if she was dumped by Stephen, she said, “respectfully NO! I packed while he was out of town and left, I did call him that day and told him I was leaving out of respect.”
- She went more into detail about the story. She said, “there were alot of reasons for the breakup. However it was none of the reasons that have speculated on though. the wedding was called off 30 mins before the start. but we continued our relationship living 2gether as a couple. There was a lot of back and forth between our families and it was decided amongst everyone that we should not do it that day.”
- She continued, “obviously i was devastated shocked hurt confused just really broken because i always thought that our love was enough but I didn’t consider that our union would also unite and affect our loved ones as well and that is where the issues laid.”
- She added, “there were issues, that alot of women deal with, that for ME became too much, which ultimately caused me to finally leave for good”
- When asked if she would do another season of Basketball Wives, she said, “im not sure at this point…Im a conservative soccer mom and Im not sure that the audience wants to see that on BBW LOLOLOL.”