Over the weekend, stars of “The Bachelor,” Rachel Kirkconnell and her boyfriend, Matt James, have been attending the Monster Energy Big3 Celebrity Basketball Game on the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, GA, the place James was collaborating.
Ladies, He’s NOT Single
According to an Instagram story posted by Kirkconnell, she was fortunately cheering her man on as he made a exceptional shot, till she heard the announcer say, “Ladies, he is single!” And then she heard it once more. And once more.
People Magazine printed a clip of the Instagram story, displaying James out on the court docket, and Kirkconnell exclaiming in textual content on high of the picture, “Anytime Matt would do one thing, announcer: ‘Ladies, he is single. Like what?!!?! actually 10 occasions.”
Although the pair did break up shortly after James proposed, attributable to racial controversies, they reunited in a short time and have been going robust as a pair ever since. According to People, “Rachael Kirkconnell is ensuring everybody is aware of Matt James is unquestionably off the market!”
People stories, “Despite the awkward second on Monday, that did not cease Kirkconnell from having fun with the basketball occasion. Earlier within the night, the fact star shared a photograph along with her sister Trinity, who additionally attended the occasion. She additionally posted some extra clips of James on the court docket displaying off his basketball expertise.”
In further Instagram tales posted by Kirkconnell, she appeared in higher spirits. People stories the 25-year-old captioned her posts with “Matty obtained to play within the Big3 celeb sport this weekend! I really like being a bball gf!” and “he did not stand an opportunity…@gronk ‘and one’ lmaooo”
The latter refers to James going head-to-head on the court docket with NFL star Rob Gronkowski (aka Gronk). A video of their face offs can nonetheless be seen on James’ Instagram account, which he captioned with “POV: Getting bullied as an grownup 😂🤷🏾♂️”
More About the Game
The Monster Energy Big3 Celebrity Game is a charity occasion designed “to boost cash and consciousness for underprivileged youth,” in response to the Big 3 web site. Two groups of celebrities, which included Matt James, Rob Gronkowski, Ozuna, Vernon Davis and former Harlem Globetrotter, Crissa Jackson, battled it out on Sunday August twenty first. The sport was “adopted by the league’s inaugural All-Star Game and 2022 Championship Game,” the web site stories.
The celeb sport involving Matt James is scheduled to air on CBS on Sunday, September 4. “The inaugural 2022 All-Star Game and 2022 Championship Game marked the highest-rated BIG3 occasion since 2019…peaking at multiple million viewers on CBS,” the Big 3 web site reported on August twenty fourth.
Fans who watched the clip of James and Gronk on Instagram discovered it amusing. Ex-football participant, Brice Butler remarked, “Thats a giant dude canine lololol u labored onerous proper there!!!” to which James replied, “@brice_butler I’m calling for a double crew subsequent time, that ain’t proper! 😂.”
Another Instagram consumer wrote, “Time to hit the burden room 😂 💪.” James responded to that submit as properly, claiming, “I been hitting it!”
One fan requested, “why are you sporting a beanie whereas taking part in? lol.” James, who appeared to have a solution for every part, replied, “i beanie SZN!”