Miami socialite Suzie Ketcham had a 10-year relationship with retired NBA player Micheal Olowakandi. Best Suzie quote: “I’m about to raise some hell.”
Nigerian-British player Olowakandi has two children with Suzie Ketcham. He played for NBA teams like the Minnesota Timberwolves and Boston Celtics before retiring in 2007.
A former dancer for NBA teams, Reed has a son with Orlando Magic power forward Dwight Howard. Best Royce quote: “I think there’s a misconception about me, that I’m a gold digger.”
Jennifer’s husband is former Charlotte Bobcats forward Eric Williams.
Best Jennifer quote: “There are some great perks to being married to a basketball player…but this whole lifestyle is dysfunctional.”
New Jersey native Eric Williams has played for NBA teams like the Boston Celtics, San Antonio Spurs and Charlotte Bobcats.
Govan is engaged to Orlando Magic forward Matt Barnes. Her NBA wife experience isn’t like her co-stars, she says. Best Gloria quote: “I have what they don’t have.”
A free agent with the Orlando Magic, Barnes’ eight year NBA career includes stints with the New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns. He hopes the “BW” co-stars don’t rub off on his fiancee Gloria Govan.
Lozada had a 10-year relationship with former Memphis Grizzlies player Antoine Walker. Post-breakup she opened a shoe store in Miami. Best Evelyn quote: “I wanna be able to find someone that’s right for me.”
The couple in happier times. “I’m excited to move on with my life,” Evelyn tells the girls on “Basketball Wives.”
Moxam is the ex-girlfriend of LA Clippers player Rasual Butler.
Philadelphia native Rasual Butler’s NBA career has included stints with Miami Heat and New Orleans Hornets. He currently plays for the LA Clippers.