However, Brandon Ingram has managed to play pretty well for the Pelicans but he has been in the news lately due to personal issues. His ex-girlfriend Aaleeyah Petty claimed that she was a child of Ingram and also gave birth just for another man.
Aleeyah Petty has almost a million followers on her Instagram page. She is quite a famous personality amongst NBA players such as Quincy Miller, Tristan Thompson, Cam Payne, and now Anfernee Simmons because she usually posts viral videos on social media. However, both Simon and Ingram exceed what people normally do. However, for a moment, Aaleeyah Petty couldn’t point out her daughter’s father, until at last; she turned to be Brandon Ingrum, who is a team member from the New Orleans Pelicans.
The news broke during her baby shower, an event attended by Portland Trail Blazers player Anfernee Simmons. Despite trying to hide, Simmons’ tattoos and family photos gave away his identity. NBA fans shared their thoughts on Brandon Ingram’s off-court affairs, with one user humorously commenting, “Passing these women around the league like they a blunt,” reflecting a light-hearted take on NBA players’ romantic lives.
In just a few years, the new NBA dad has managed to become a father twice. Although his relationships were short, he welcomed a son in 2019. Opinions on Brandon’s personal life varied, with some focusing on the drama. The revelation that social media personality Aaleeyah Petty referred to him as the father of her first child stirred up more interest. Initially hesitant, Petty confirmed Ingram’s paternity.
Brandon Ingram and Anfernee Simmons receive fans’ heat online
While some NBA fans were celebrating the same-sex relationship in the league, others raised issues stemming from their individual life scandals. The fans feel are divided up as they are not ready with IG models dating their teammates, especially Ingram.
Ingram’s previous relationships added a rare aspect to the ongoing interaction with Petty that was unexpected. Here are some of the fans’ reactions:
However, in general, the fans’ responses were interested, critical, and accepting of the complexity faced by celebrities having private lives. This provided intrigue among NBA fans about Ingram, creating a myth around this off-court character.