NBA Star LeBron James and Wife Savannah James Celebrate Their Eighth Wedding Anniversary
Basketball player LeBron James honored his beautiful wife Savannah James on their nearly decade wedding anniversary, stating she is an integral part of his life.
LeBron James and Savannah James celebrated eight years of wedded bliss on Tuesday, September 14, and the sports star took to his Instagram to commemorate the special occasion, writing:
"Our own personal Met Gala 8 years ago. Happy Anniversary, Queen!! Who am I w/o you in my corner, ABSOLUTELY NOTHING! Love you."
LeBron James and Savannah James attending the 2012 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year award presentation at Espace on December 5, 2012 in New York City (left), and sharing a kiss on their wedding day (right) | Photo: Getty Images and Instagram/@kingjames
Romantic images accompanied the caption as the 36-year-old shared throwback pictures from their wedding day. The first one showed the lovebirds kissing in the scenic view snap with fireworks in the background.
The image was shot on the balcony displaying the couple having a sweet moment as husband and wife dressed up in their ceremonial attires.
Savannah Brinson and Basketball Player Lebron James at the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Ceremony 2016 at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on December 12, 2016 in New York City | Photo: Getty Images
LeBron as a groom wore white trousers with a matching shirt and bow tie and paired the look with a suede navy blue blazer, whereas his gorgeous bride stunned in a lace gown.
The second snapshot displayed the duo embracing as the Los Angeles Lakers star gently kissed his spouse on her forehead as she smiled with her eyes closed.
Savannah herself shared a sweet tribute to her love on social media and posted a slideshow featuring several photos with her husband and their brood.
The pair share three children — sons LeBron James Jr.,16, and Bryce, 14, and daughter Zhuri, 6. In her caption, the 35-year-old wrote:
"Happy Anniversary to my forever scary movie partner, my forever feet warmer, the Capricorn to my Virgo, my best friend, my babe!!"
Savannah and LeBron’s love story goes way back as they met while in high school. The four-time NBA champion was a star athlete in football and basketball at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School at the time.
As for his then-girlfriend, she attended a rival school where she was also into sports as she was a cheerleader and a softball player.
According to the New York Post, the couple got engaged in 2011 when LeBron popped the big question during a New Year’s Eve party in France.
People reported the loved-up couple walked down the aisle in September 2013 in a lavish ceremony at the Grand Del Mar resort in San Diego.