Former NBA player Eric Snow has filed for divorce from his wife DeShawn Graves Snow, a former star of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.” Eric Snow filed divorce papers in Fulton County Superior Court on Wednesday. The two have been married for 12 years but are currently separated. They live in Alpharetta.
There is “no hope of reconciliation,” the court papers state. In the documents, Eric Snow has requested that he and DeShawn Snow have joint custody of their three children, Eric Javon Snow; Darius Michael Snow; and Jarren Christopher Snow.
On her website, DeShawn Snow refers to Eric Snow as her college sweetheart. She also lists attending a National Basketball Wives Association and All-star Gospel Brunch event during NBA All-star weekend in Dallas in February.
The first season of RHOA started with Eric Snow as one of the captains of the Cavaliers and DeShawn Snow as an extremely active Atlanta socialite, sitting on the board of three different charities and running her own non-profit that focused on improving self-esteem in teenage girls.
She hosted two charity benefits — one in front of RHOA cameras — to little success.
After being criticized for failing to get in the middle of the show’s dramatic muck, she was replaced by Kandi Burruss for the second season.