This isn?t the first time we are hearing about two guys fighting over a girl. And this time its Matt Barnes and Derek Fisher.
According to Hollywood Life, NBA star Matt Barnes attacked Derek Fisher when he heard his former teammate ? and current New York Knicks coach ? was seeing Matt?s estranged wife, Gloria Govan! As Matt and Derek work out their issues, here are 5 things to know about Gloria, the woman at the center of this basket-brawl!
When Memphis Grizzlies player Matt Barnes, 35, discovered that his estranged wife, Gloria Govan, 45, was playing a romantic game of ?one-on-one? with his former Los Angeles Lakers teammate, Derek Fisher, 41, Matt flew into a rage and attacked Derek! But who is Gloria, the woman involved in this fight? Learn more about the lady that caused Matt to drive 95 miles to try to ?beat the sh*t? out of his now ex-friend!
The 6-foot-7 Barnes, who now plays for the Memphis Grizzlies, made a fast break from his team?s California training camp Saturday when he was tipped off that Fisher was making time with sultry ?Basketball Wives LA? star Gloria Govan in the home Barnes once shared with her. The NBA is investigating the brawl, reports The New York Post.
‘We are aware and currently gathering information regarding today’s report involving Matt Barnes,’ the Grizzlies said in a statement.
Daily Mail UK?reports that Barnes was arrested in 2010 on suspicion of domestic violence but he disputed the charges.
‘Matt and I were together for eight years. And I think the course of our relationship is just due to evolution. We?re always gonna be good friends. Obviously we have kids together,’ said Govan on her split from Barnes this year.