As the Miami Heat raised their championship banner, Hyde American Airlines Arena lifted its velvet rope for the opening of the new courtside lounge. On Tuesday night, many took advantage of the exclusive space, including team owner Mickey Arison, seen in Hyde chatting with sbe Group and SLS Hotel South Beach owner Sam Nazarian. Sitting a few feet away were actress and basketball wives/girlfriends Gabrielle Union and friend Adrienne Williams Bosh, who were just a few tables away from the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt. After the game, Union and Bolt were seen celebrating Hyde’s opening night at their respective tables with bottles of Dom Perignon. Union and her girlfriends were seen having fun singing and dancing to the music of DJ Irie. Pat Riley, wife Chris Riley and NYC socialite Blaine Trump were also seen checking out the space.
On Thursday night , 50 Cent was seen at star meatery Prime 112. The rapper, we’re told, was in a great mood and in a private dining room with boxer Yuriorkis Gamboa and baseball player Livan Hernandez.
On Monday night, former football player turned Bachelor turned ESPN personality Jesse Palmer was seen having a drink with friends in a cabana at the Delano.
Shockingly camera free, Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick were seen on a double date Wednesday at Makoto at Bal Harbour Shops.
Miami Dolphins player Reggie Bush was seen Tuesday on the terrace of Turnberry Isle’s Cascata Grill, where he was filming social media videos for South Florida Ford.
Spotted at a Miami Beach polling place Wednesday: Gloria Estefan, who posed for pix with fans and actually waited 45 minutes to vote early, unlike Dwyane Wade who, later in the week, used a proxy to stand in line until it was his turn.
Former NY Yankee Johnny Damon and his family were seen on the VIP Safari Tour Saturday at Jungle Island.
Marlon and Shawn Wayans, in town for shows at The Fort Lauderdale Improv, let loose Saturday night at Cameo Theatre. The pair were seen marveling at costumes in the crowd while pouring Moet Rose directly into their female fans’ mouths.