Bad news. Friend of the blog Keyshia Cole’s husband, Daniel “Boobie” Gibson, was arrested for 2nd degree assault and battery today, TMZ reports. Gibson, 27, turned himself in this morning and was released on bond shortly afterwards.

Gibson, who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA team, released a statement to gossip website TMZ acknowledging his arrest. Gibson is accused of punching a man in the face and breaking his jaw at a nightclub in New Orleans during the ESSENCE music Festival on July 8.

According to a report on UK’s Daily Mail website, Gibson punched the man for disrespecting his wife, Keyshia.

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Will Packer

Film producer, and friend of the blog, Will Packer proposed to his longtime love, Heather, in a major way over the weekend. Packer, who is currently producing Think Like a Man Too in Vegas, surprised Heather by dropping to one knee in front of 40,000 at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.

“We actually met four years ago, here at ESSENCE. I need y’all to help me out,” Will asked the crowd as he brought his girlfriend out onstage. “Heather, you’ve changed my life. I love you so much. You make me happier than words can express,” said Will as the audience roared.

Will presented Heather with a custom 10K diamond ring as she wiped the tears from her eyes. “She said yes ya’ll!!” said Will after Heather stopped jumping up and down.

Congrats to the happy couple! 4 years is surely long enough for the Dopamine to wear off. Read the full text of Packer’s heartfelt proposal to Heather after the break.

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