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 , each will be forever connected to the pro basketball world by association. 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. 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. Interestingly, not all of the NBA husbands are what you'd call lookers with many of the spouses listed here also on the list of the ugliest athletes of all time.