July 10, 2019
La La Anthony hit the jackpot at a New Orleans casino amid her plans to divorce NBA player husband Carmelo.
La La Anthony has just proved the old adage "lucky at cards, unlucky in love" true - and in spades.
The 36-year-old actress, whose representative has revealed is initiating divorce proceedings, hit the jackpot in New Orleans.
“As La La and Carmelo have been living apart for quite some time, La La is proceeding with legal discussions as the next step in their relationship. They will remain loving and committed parents to their son.”
La La proved to be very lucky at cards, or rather, slot machines, when she put in $200 in a one-armed bandit and rang the cherries
La La, who was in New Orleans for the Essence Festival won a cool $68,000 as a consolation for her sad state of romantic affairs.
The marriage has been tempestuous, with a separation in 2017, and an equally dramatic reconciliation in 2018
La La is divorcing her NBA player husband Carmelo Anthony, 35, whom she married in 2010, after giving birth to their son Kyan, now 12. The break comes after photos of Carmelo on a yacht with a mysterious woman flooded social media.
The marriage has been tempestuous, with a separation in 2017, and an equally dramatic reconciliation in 2018 and lots of rumors about mutual infidelity hitting the headlines.
La La seems to be doing her best to move on, and had a great time in New Orleans, and even told fans that she is "getting over that man."
La La recently celebrated her birthday on June 25 in Atlantic City without Carmelo but revealed that he sent her some nice gifts.
The actress can indulge in some therapeutic splurging with those $68,000 which should help her keep her spirits up.
After photos of Carmelo Anthony on a yacht with a scantily clad lovely spread like wildfire on social media, the NBA star has denied any wrongdoing.
The basketball player was photographed sunbathing with a mystery woman but he denies that he cheated on his wife La La.
Carmelo shared a rant on Instagram in which he claims the woman is the wife of a friend
“I’m on a boat with some friends. Them people are married; they don’t got nothing to do with anything. Can’t let this one slide because this [expletive] ain’t cool no more. Peace,” ” Carmelo said.
La La obviously thought he was much too friendly with his friend's wife and has announced that she has initiated divorce proceedings.