“She said YES!!!”
CNN News Wire | 12/23/2013, 5 p.m.
(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.