Hanging out with his crew Nearly one year later Alex Rodriguez and ex-fiancée Jennifer LopezHe decided to end his relationship, but he is still in good spirits and enjoys spending time with his loved ones.
“Memphis bound. 🏀 Two girls. Three parents. One goal: Winning #Game1,” the former New York Yankees athlete, 46, captioned a Saturday, April 16, Instagram selfie with his ex-wife, Cynthia ScurtisShe is her husband Angel NicolasAnd daughters, Natasha (17) and Ella (13)
The group snapped the sweet photo shortly before flying to Tennessee to watch the Minnesota Timberwolves compete in the NBA Playoffs. (The Timberwolves beat the Memphis Grizzles 130 to 117.
Rodriguez’s basketball attendance comes several weeks after the 52-year-old Marry me star confirmed her engagement to Ben Affleck. (Lopez & the Argo Director (49) were previously engaged between 2002 – 2004.
The Shark Tank alum, for his part, subtly reacted to the proposal news on April 10.
“It’s a great time in sports,” broadcaster Michael Kay said during ESPN 2’s Sunday Night Baseball show, sitting beside Rodriguez. “You have a new Masters champion, NBA playoffs are about to start, baseball is in full swing, people getting engaged. I mean, it’s a happy time in the world.”
The entrepreneur quipped: “Happiness and world peace is what we’re looking for.”
Rodriguez and the “Let’s Get Loud” songstress dated for nearly two years before he popped the question in 2019. After putting off their nuptials due to the coronavirus pandemic they eventually announced their separation in April 2021.
“We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so,” the now-exes said in a joint statement to Today at the time. “We will continue to work together and support each other on our shared businesses and projects. We wish the best for each other and one another’s children. Out of respect for them, the only other comment we have to say is thank you to everyone who has sent kind words and support.”
While Lopez — who shares 14-year-old twins Max and Emme with ex-husband Marc Anthony — had reconnected with Affleck one month later, Rodriguez had nothing but kind words for his former flame.
“I had five years of an incredible life and partnership and also with my daughters, we learned so much,” he told Entertainment Tonight In August 2021. “And now we have the opportunity to take that and move forward and say, ‘You know what? We’re so grateful for the last five years, how do we make the next five years better because of lessons learned?’ So I’m in a great place. I’m so grateful for where God and the light has really put me, and I’m really looking forward. Mostly to see how my girls keep developing.”
Rodriguez, now 49, has been focusing on his coparenting of his two teenage children with Scurtis. (The couple were married in 2002, before their 2008 split.
“It’s like they’re one big happy family when they’re together,” a source exclusively told Us Weekly in December 2021 of the blended crew, noting that the former MLB star gets along “well” with Nicolas. “[The men’s] relationship has turned into a friendship — they support each other. There’s no bad blood there.”
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