|Jasmine Jordan (right) and girlfriend (left) Photo: Courtesy|
The daughter to one of the most well known basketball players of all time took to social media last month to announce that she is gay. (the U.K.’s Pink News reports)
Michael Jordan’s only daughter, Jasmine Jordan, posted a photo of herself with her girlfriend Tyson-Thomas on Instagram with the caption: “This Little Closet Is Holding Me Back.”
When her followers asked her that meant she is gay, she responded and confirmed that she is.
“Until love, trust, honesty, respect, loyalty, commitment, genuine happiness and other characteristics or aspects I want in a relationship is defined by one gender then and only then will I discuss my sexual preference,” she wrote before coming out.
Jasmine’s girlfriend is a former Syracuse Orange basketball player. Jasmine, 20, is a junior at Syracuse University and majors in sports management.
Michael Jordan and his ex-wife, Juanita, have two sons, Jeffrey Michael, 24, and Marcus James, 22. Bother are basketball players.