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Stuck in $8500000 Soup, Khloe Kardashian Reunion Plan Goes Awry for Cavs Vet Tristan Thompson

Published 01/29/2023, 8:10 AM EST

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The chatters about Cleveland Cavaliers legend Tristan Thompson and reality TV celebrity Khloe Kardashian’s relationship have paced up yet again in recent times. Thompson recently lost his mother, Andrea, on January 5. The Kardashian family extended their support to the NBA star during tragic times. Tristan Thompson and Khloe Kardashian split up in 2021. However, she supported the father of her children by showing up at his mother’s funeral service. The move from the reality TV star had prompted fans to wonder if the former couple is planning on reconciling. The speculations about the former couple’s reconciliation were fuelled when Tristan Thompson recently bought a $12.5 million mansion in Hidden Hills, merely 2 miles from the Keeping with the Kardashians star. However, Tristan’s $8.5 million loan along with his child support commitments could spoil the Cavs star’s goal of reuniting with Khloe Kardashian.

A trust associated with Tristan Thompson bought a lavish six-bedroom mansion worth $12.5 million in Hidden Hills on December 16, 2022. However, recent reports have suggested that the 2016 NBA champ took a sizeable loan on the same day to support his purchase.

Tristan Thompson finds himself in an $8.5 million pickle


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According to The U.S. Sun, Tristan Thompson took a while to find a new house after he sold his Encino mansion in May 2022 for $7.8 million. The former NBA star finally made a big property purchase in Hidden Hills worth $12.5 million recently. However, reports suggest that Thompson took a loan worth over $8.5 million. Moreover, the $45 million worth Cavs star would have to pay back the loan by 2038.

In addition to the loan payments, Tristan reportedly pays $1.9 million annually in child support. 


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Fans believe that Tristan Thompson made a huge purchase in his efforts to reportedly reunite with Khloe Kardashian. However, his $8.5 loan and $1.9 million a year child support commitments could possibly end up ruining his plans.

Is Khloe Kardashian getting back with Thompson?

The reconciliation rumors were triggered when Khloe Kardashian and her family came in support of Tristan Thompson. Moreover, the unusual inactivity from Kardashian on her social media platforms also fuelled rumors about their reunion.


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However, sources close to the situation have claimed that Khloe had already made her decision and had no plans of getting back with Tristan Thompson



Rohit Kumawat

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Rohit Kumawat is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing an MBA in Media and Business Management, Rohit holds a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. He has been working as a Sports and Entertainment writer for over a year.

Edited By: Jayant Chhabra