Former Gators basketball star David Lee has done it all in his storied basketball career. From All-SEC player to NBA All-Star and from SEC champion to NBA champion, the 33 year old has experienced a high-level of personal and team success at both the NCAA and NBA levels.
Now, it appears the San Antonio Spurs big man may be adding “become the subject of sports gossip for dating a celebrity athlete” to the list of reasons people should know his name.
Though neither has officially confirmed the relationship, it is becoming increasingly clear that Lee may be dating tennis star Caroline Wozniacki.
For those unfamiliar with Wozniacki, she’s a former No. 1 women’s tennis player, who twice has made it to the finals of the U.S. Open. The Danish star also is known for her modeling in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit magazine series.
On Sunday, Wozniacki made a post to her Instagram account of what appears to be her wearing Lee’s Spurs jersey, which has the internet abuzz about the potential relationship:
A deeper look at Wozniacki’s social media accounts makes this budding relationship more apparent. Last month, she posted a photo of herself with Lee with some “love emojis” attached:
— Caroline Wozniacki (@CaroWozniacki) March 6, 2017
She also has retweeted some David Lee highlights from the Spurs account, and her brother has apparently confirmed the relationship to a Danish tabloid.
Lee played for Billy Donovan’s Gators from 2002-05 before becoming a first-round selection of the New York Knicks in the 2005 NBA Draft. He won his first NBA championship as a member of the Golden State Warriors in 2015.