Tristan Thompson and Maralee Nichols hit the headlines after it was revealed the two were intimate and Maralee has just given birth to a baby boy. An Instagram account recently posted alleged messages from Maralee to Tristan about their relationship, but she gave it away AND! Messages that the news was all lies.
In fact, this was the first time Maralee made a statement to E! and details the extent of her relationship with Tristan starting from the time they met. Despite all the drama surrounding their relationship, Maralee said she wasn’t in the mood for a romantic relationship with Tristan.
“There have been a lot of inaccurate and false stories circulating about me in the past few weeks,” she said. “At no point have I released any information about Tristan Thompson or any lawsuit he was involved in – nor have I directed anyone to release it. I have never spoken to a media company, nor have I given any information to anyone. I am making this statement because I feel I have to defend my character. “
Maralee detailed the schedule of her and Tristan’s relationship, adding that she was never a personal trainer for the NBA star but met him at a party at his house in 2020. Tristan previously filed court documents stating that he was only sexually involved with Maralee once in Houston, Texas, in March 2021, while Maralee claimed to have met multiple times.
“Houston was one of the many nights we spent together,” she said. “Shortly after his birthday weekend in Houston, Tristan invited me to meet him in Boston.”
Shortly after being invited to the north, Maralee learned she was pregnant, which sparked her legal battle with Tristan. The two filed paternity suits against each other before she was born on November 29, 2021, according to Maralee.
Despite all the drama, Maralee Nichols said that she doesn’t want a romantic relationship with Tristan and that she wants to focus on raising her son in a positive environment.
“Instead of focusing on negativity, I choose to be a mom and do my best for my son. I don’t want any more media attention or a romantic relationship with Tristan. My goal is to raise our son in a safe, healthy, loving and private environment. “
Tristan has yet to comment publicly on this issue.