Michael Jordan Is Engaged

Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto

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12/29/2011 AT 4:50 PM ET

Talk about a slam-dunk way to cap off the holiday season: Michael Jordan is engaged.

The former NBA pro, 48, popped the question over the Christmas weekend to his girlfriend of three years, Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto, rep Estee Portnoy confirms to the Associated Press.

The Charlotte Bobcats majority owner was previously married to Juanita Vanoy in 1989; they divorced in 2006. He has three children with Vanoy: Jeffrey Michael, 23, Marcus James, 21, and Jasmine, 19. – Alison Schwartz

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