12/21/2011 02:19 pm ET Updated Dec 22, 2011

Five Sports Celebrities Who've Filed For Divorce In 2011

In these times, odds are against any marriage lasting. A celebrity marriage lasting is almost unheard of. On December 16, Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa Bryant, announced she is filing for divorce citing "irreconcilable differences." The couple have two daughters, Giana and Natalia. Vanessa and Kobe were married in April 2001. In 2003, Kobe was charged for allegedly raping a 19-year-old girl. The charges were eventually dropped, and his wife stood by him. Unfortunately, Vanessa believes Kobe may be cheating on her again. In 2011, many sports celebrities have also decided to file for divorce.

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