A week ago Hoops Vibe set out to find the NBA’s 25 hottest wives and girlfriends from our gallery of 500 images, and the process turned out to be harder than we expected.After consulting a panel evenly split between men and women, conducting a few polls and shuffling the order a few dozen times, though, we finally settled on the list below.Modeling gigs poured in for Elsa soon after, first in Mexico, where she started out her career, and then in the United States and Europe.In 1996, Elsa appeared on the cover of Vogue Italy three times — in April, August and September. is a Mexican Fashion model, born in Sonora, Mexico on 8 Dec. The hotel is the latest cool place on the uber hip South Beach and I hadn’t quite taken on board the heady mix of a Philip Starck Hotel in collaboration with the one and only Lenny Kravitz, meaning it was hardly a kids’ place! She finds fun wherever she goes and the beach was fantastic.
KNOWN FOR: Her sexy (lesbian-undertoned) Dolce & Gabbana ads. The similarities may stop there, but at once point or another in their life, if not currently, each of these ladies dated or married one of the many star basketball players in the NBA.A handful, such as Shaq's former wife Shaunie O'Neal, Tami Toman and others, also have another thing in common as they star on the reality show about being a trophy wife in the NBA, "Basketball Wives."For others, their fame came not from reality television but from their own merit as these women modeled, acted or sang their way to stardom outside of their men.The hottest basketball wives and girlfriends include models, actresses, television personalities, athletes, and more than a few very wealthy divorced women.Whether they're married to the former stars of the National Basketball Association, dating a professional basketball players, or were formerly involved with one of the best NBA players of 2013-14, each will be forever connected to the pro basketball world by association.