Larsa Pippen , 49, put a ring back on her engagement finger while out with her boyfriend, Michael Jordan ‘s 32-year-old son Marcus, on Friday.
Michael, 60, has been feuding with NBA star Scottie Pippen, 58, who was married to Larsa from 1997 to 2021.
As such, Larsa’s romance with Marcus has been an ongoing lightning rod since it began in September 2022.
The hottest showbiz couple were in the spotlight this Friday when they posed a storm on the red carpet at iHeartRadio’s Jingle Ball in Los Angeles.
Looking to grab attention, Real Housewives of Miami star Larsa showed off a gem-encrusted ring on her left ring finger.
She proudly held up the camera bauble, letting it shine in the light as she gave the camera a charming smile.
Larsa was first seen wearing the ring on Tuesday when she and Marcus attended a DIRECTV party at Casey’s house in Los Angeles.
On Wednesday night, she and Marcus had a date night at Craig’s in West Hollywood, a restaurant known as a celebrity hotspot.
The trend continued at Friday’s Jingle Ball, where Larsa paired a sparkly jumpsuit that highlighted her cleavage and matched her jewelry.
The buxom beauty wore her caramel blonde hair curled into waves and jazzed up her look with a black jacket that looked like velvet or velvet.
Larsa and Marcus struck a few poses with Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice and her husband Luis “Louis” Ruelas as the knees rolled up.
Larsa a few months ago Admits to being ’embarrassed’ and ‘traumatized’ Michael Jordan Stated that he did not approve of her dating his son.
This summer, Michael was asked as he emerged from a Paris restaurant if he supported the relationship. He laughed and said, “No!”
In a follow-up episode of Marcus and Larsa’s podcast Separation Anxiety , both sides of the couple shared their unfiltered reactions to Michael’s comments.
On one hand, Marcus was “laughing like crazy” about Michael’s comment, which was “hilarious” to me because “I know my dad, right?”
Larsa, on the other hand, “didn’t think it was funny,” found “nothing funny,” and seemed confused by Marcus’s sense of humor in seeing the situation.
Marcus jokingly noted that his father was probably “a little high” after drinking tequila at the Matignon restaurant in Paris the night of Larsa’s viral dig.
“So, you know, I didn’t take it too seriously, but I knew it made you a little nervous, so when I was texting and calling, obviously trying to make sure we weren’t going about it the wrong way, I guess it made you feel More comfortable.”
Larsa said she felt “traumatized” by people thinking she was “lying” when she claimed her and Marcus’ families were “fine” about the relationship.
“But I do understand that it’s not awkward for us to be together because it’s us, but it can be awkward for my ex-husband and your dad,” she admitted.
She insisted that neither she nor Marcus were involved in the feud between Michael and Scottie, but admitted that “it might have been weird for them,” adding that she “can’t be mad at Michael for his personal feelings.” angry”.
Marcus, meanwhile, noted that he vacationed with Michael’s family during his relationship with Larsa and insisted they would have warned him if they noticed any serious “red flags” about her.
Michael lashed out at Larsa as he left the upscale Paris restaurant Matignon with his wife Yvette, who is 16 years his junior.
Marcus later showed off his aplomb by proudly posting a video on Insta Stories of him riding a jet ski and smoking hookah from Larsa’s cleavage at her 49th birthday party.
Larsa’s ex-husband feuded with Marcus’ father late last year when their relationship began to heat up.
In late November 2022, Larsa was watching a Chargers game with Marcus when a basketball fan asked her, “Hey Larsa, is this what you’re doing? Are you with that boy?” Mike’s son? “You’re a cold bastard, aren’t you?”
Michael and Scottie were legendary teammates on the Chicago Bulls in the 1990s, but personal tensions between them were recently revealed in the docuseries “The Last Dance.”
Scottie slammed his portrayal on the show, complaining he was “nothing more than a prop”.
Scottie further claimed that Michael performed “The Last Dance” just to prove to the world that he was “still greater than LeBron James,” whom some basketball fans refer to as the “GOAT (Greatest of All Time).” .