Meeka Claxton married her college sweetheart none other than Speedy Claxton in 2006. But, sixteen years later, their marriage ended up in a divorce.
Who Was Meeka Claxton Married To?
One of the women the Vh1 viewers watched on Basketball Wives' season three in 2011 was Meeka Claxton who later quit the show following an assault scandal with fellow co-star, Tami Roman. Meeka is indeed known as the former-wife of the Basketball legend, Speedy Claxton.
Speedy Claxton, an NBA champ who needs to introduction, remained as the husband of his long-term girlfriend turned wife for sixteen years until their bitter divorce which was finalized in 2017. Moreover, Claxton rose to fame after she began dating Speedy in the late 90s' whom she met whilst studying at Hofstra University, New York. The two tied the knot in 2006.
Meeka Claxton and former husband Speedy Claxton married in 2006. SOURCE: Bossip
However, everything of her beautiful marriage burnt down to ashes in 2014. And, for Meeka who is also called Khameeka, her divorce wasn't easy as it took a whopping of three years to be settled.
The Ugly Divorce Of Meeka & Speedy
Meeka first announced the sad news of separation with Speedy in 2014 and filed for divorce paper five months later. Thier fans were absolutely heartbroken on the news. But, the sadness on the news compares nothing to the turbulent divorce that took several scandals and court attendance for three continuous years.
The constant argument before their relationship hit rock bottom also followed to the courts. The businesswoman and her former husband constantly argued over child & spousal support and property (theJasmineBRAND) division issues. The couple is parents to two children; now-teenage daughters; London Claxton and Aniya Claxton.
Two daughters; Aniya and London Claxton of Meeka and Speedy Claxton. SOURCE: Meeka Claxton Instagram
During the terms, Claxton lost his home in New York after he couldn't pay his mortgage loan of $540,000. Other than that, the retired NBA player also accused his wife of not obeying certain court rules on their divorce. Not to mention, Meeka was also ordered to submit her 2008 Range Rover she drove whilst she was arrested for DUI.
Did Meeka Move On & Found Someone New?
The baby daddy of Meeka's children is happily dating his new girlfriend, who goes by the name Amber who often shares pictures of herself and Speedy As for Meeka, she is still single and yet to find a new man.
Meeka Claxton is currently single follwoing her divorce from Speedy. SOURCE: Zimbio
On the other hand, whilst her ex-husband might have found a new woman, Meeka claims she is still friends with Speedy on good terms. Matter of fact, the CEO of PYNK Magazine herself, revealed that she still loves Speedy, whilst the two co-parents their children, on an article called 'My Next Chapter.'
But, in the meantime, Meeka is enjoying her single life to the fullest whilst she runs her business as a single mother.
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