“She said YES!!!”

CNN News Wire | 12/23/2013, 5 p.m.
Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union

(CNN) -- That was the tweet that NBA star Dwayne Wade used Saturday to announce his engagement to actress Gabrielle Union.

Wade made the announcement via Twitter and Instagram, posting a photo of the stunning solitaire diamond.

Wade, 31, a guard with the Miami Heat, and the 41-year-old Union have been dating several years.

Among Wade’s many accomplishments, according to his website, are winning a gold medal in the 2008 Olympics, being named one of People magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful People and earning back-to-back NBA championship rings -- in 2012 and 2013.

Union may be best known for some of her film roles, including “Bring It On”, “Meet Dave” and “10 Things I Hate About You.”

There’s no word yet whether the couple has set a date.