Dwyane Wade Engaged to Actress Gabrielle Union

And the ring is roughly the size of a basketball

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Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and his girlfriend, actress Gabrielle Union, announced their engagement Saturday, People reports.

“She said YES!!!” the 31-year-old athlete posted on Instagram, along with a photo of the ring:

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She said YES!!! @gabunion

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Union, 41, posted the same photo of the custom 8.5 carat engagement ring on her own account with the caption “Sooooo this happened… #Yessss.”

The pair have been dating since 2009, and had apparently hinted about their upcoming nuptials by signing their Christmas cards from the “Wade-Union Family.”