Tami Roman From Basketball Wives Boyfriend Reggie Youngblood

VH1 reports that Tami Roman, who was born Tamisha Akbar, delivers hilarious content via her #Bonnet-Chronicles on Instagram.  She’s the ex-wife of retired NBA basketball player Kenneth “Kenny” Anderson.  Her boyfriend, Reggie Youngblood, works with her on her Love Talk and Hot Jam radio show.

Reggie has never played professional sports.  They are on Basketball Wives LA because of Roman’s previous relationship with Anderson.  He played college football at the University of Miami and then started his own trucking company.  Roman is 46-years-old while Youngblood is 29.
Tami Roman From Basketball Wives Boyfriend Reggie Youngblood
Tami Roman From Basketball Wives Boyfriend Reggie Youngblood

E! News reports that Roman sadly suffered a miscarriage last year.  She was 10 weeks pregnant and the baby passed away in her 11th week.  On the premiere episode of Basketball Wives LA, the couple makes it clear that they are not giving up.

Reggie Youngblood

He attended Booker T. Washington High School in Houston, TX.  His senior year of high school he chose Miami over Oklahoma University.  In 2006, his sophomore year, he suffered two separate injuries: His ankle and knee.  His major was Sports Administration.

Tami Roman

She was born in Mount Vernon, New York and currently lives in California.  Her and Kenny have two daughters: Lyric Chanel and Kenni Lauren.

Tami Roman Net Worth

  • The reality star is currently worth $500,000.
  • According to The Richest, in 2013, she signed a book deal worth $1 million.
  • Her 2013 salary on the show was $400,000.
  • In 2006, she received a back child support payment of $800,000 from Anderson
  • Back in 1995, she successfully challenged her and Kenny’s $5.8 million pre-nuptial agreement


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