Michael Jordan Ready To Tie The Knot, Applies For Marriage License

By BallerStatus Staff   /   Published 03/07/13

Michael Jordan

Looks like Michael Jordan is getting ready to settle down, after applying for a marriage license.

According to TMZ.com, the NBA legend applied for a marriage certificate in Florida on Thursday morning (March 7), as he prepares to marry longtime girlfriend, Yvette Prieto.

Both MJ and Prieto were spotted at the counter at the courthouse in Palm Beach County, Florida ... and a court spokesperson confirmed the couple had filled out the paperwork.

Jordan and Prieto are reportedly set to get hitched on April 27.

The news comes on the heels of a paternity lawsuit Jordan is facing in Georgia, filed by a woman who claims the he fathered her 16-year-old son while he was still married to Juanita Vanoy.

Jordan's rep hasn't commented on the lawsuit.