Many congratulations are in order for former NBA player Matt Barnes and his girlfriend Anansa Sims. The couple revealed their engagement via Instagram on Monday.
Sims shared the initial engagement post and tagged her fiancé Matt Barnes. She also added a caption
Instagram users flocked to the comment section to share their good wishes with the couple.
Artist Hazel Renee wrote.
BOOOOOOOOM 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 CONGRATS MAN !! ♥️♥️♥️🌹🏁🏁🏁
Filmmaker Deon Taylor wrote.
Congrats Beautiful 😍❤️
Model Chanel Iman wrote.
Former Basketball Wives star Evelyn Lozada added.
Engagement Post Meets Birthday Post
Sims celebrated her birthday the following day, on Tuesday. And Barnes was sure to serenade his fiancé with a special birthday post shared on Instagram.
As I’m laying nxt to you right now trying to think of a caption that will capture how important you are to me..
Your Heart Soul Energy & Spirit have saved me from myself, you’ve stuck by my side when I didn’t deserve you, you loved me at times when I didn’t love myself. You’ve taught me so much in the last 5yrs that I can’t begin to thank you enough. Anansa I love you to the moon & back. Thank You for being such an amazing Friend, Lover, Mother & support system to this family. Oh, also thank you for being my fiancé. Happy BIRTHDAY TO THE MOST AMAZING WOMAN I KNOW.
The Couple’s Five-Year Relationship
According to Ice Cream Convos, Barnes and Sims have been together for five years. The couple shares a 4-year-old son and each has children from previous marriages. Sims has three sons from a previous marriage to former NFL player David Patterson. And Barnes has twin boys from a previous marriage to Gloria Govan, as reported by the outlet.
The couple began a romantic relationship, after their respective divorces, in 2017. However, in 2019, the couple split. And Barnes was served with a restraining order for allegedly mistreating Sim’s children, as previously reported by The Shade Room.
Roommates, are you excited for the couple?