9. Vanessa Bryant (Kobe Bryant)
Vanessa Bryant is the hot-to-trot wife of NBA player Kobe Bryant who plays for the Los Angeles Lakers. She met Bryant when she was working as a backup dancer at only 17 years old. They dated for six months prior to getting married in 2000. Their marriage was not approved of by Bryant’s parents which led to an estrangement that lasted for more than a decade. As of 2014, they reconciled but only for the sake of their grandchild.