Sighting: Pacers' Roy Hibbert witnesses wedding proposal at Mastro's, buys couple dinner

The Indiana Pacers’ Roy Hibbert unexpectedly got a front row seat to a wedding proposal during his dinner Sunday at Mastro's Steakhouse.

The two-time NBA All-Star – who appeared earlier that day at the Fanatics Authentic Sports Spectacular at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont – was dining with teammate George Hill when a man at a nearby table got down on one knee and proposed to his girlfriend.

Hibbert took a photo of the wedding proposal and posted it on Instagram for his 121,000-plus followers to see.

“Dude just (proposed) to his gf right in front of me at (Mastro’s),” Hibbert wrote on Instragram. “…Such a cute moment!”

Hibbert was so excited about what he had just witnessed, he picked up the couple’s dinner tab, according to a Mastro’s spokeswoman. The Pacers face the Bulls Monday at the United Center.

lgomez@tribune.com | Twitter @TribLuis

For more celebrity news and sightings in Chicago, go to chicagotribune.com/luis

Copyright © 2015, RedEye
Related Content
  • Sighting: Jay Cutler hits Chicago Cut Steakhouse and Blackhawks game
    Sighting: Jay Cutler hits Chicago Cut Steakhouse and Blackhawks game

    Before heading to the Blackhawks-St. Louis Blues game Wednesday at the United Center and watching teammate Charles Tillman take part in Shoot the Puck, the Bears’ Jay Cutler had dinner with friends at Chicago Cut Steakhouse. On one side of Cutler's table was WWE Superstar David Otunga and...

  • Oklahoma fraternity's racist chant learned on a cruise
    Oklahoma fraternity's racist chant learned on a cruise

    Members of a University of Oklahoma fraternity apparently learned a racist chant that recently got their chapter disbanded during a national leadership cruise four years ago that was sponsored by the fraternity's national administration, the university's president said Friday.

Comments
Loading