Meet Hank Baskett, wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles and boyfriend to Playboy’s Girl Next Door Kendra Wilkinson. See photos, video and a biography of Hank below.
UPDATE 11/6/08: Hank Baskett Kendra Wilkinson Engaged!! Hugh Hefner released a statement to Access Hollywood earlier today:
“Kendra Wilkinson has met someone who she would like to spend the rest of her life with. His name is Hank Baskett, a wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, and he popped the question last Saturday.”
The proposal took place at the Space Needle in Seattle last weekend, where Baskett and the Eagles took on the Seattle Seahawks. Family members from both sides were there to witness the happy event.
That lucky dog Hank Baskett, rumor has it he and Playboy playmate Kendra Wilkinson are dating and have actually been engaged for some time. If you’re a regular watcher of E!’s The Girls Next Door, you can see Kendra regularly sporting Chargers and Eagles gear on the show.
Baskett was seen having dinner with Wilkinson recently at Redstone in Marlton, New Jersey. Wilkinson’s MySpace page lists “HB3″ as “one of her heroes”, and although Baskett’s MySpace page is private, it notes that “HB3 in LOOOOOVVVEEE!!!!”.
As a biography, Hank Baskett was born on September 4, 1982 in Clovis, New Mexico, so his age is 26. He attended Clovis High School in Clovis, New Mexico, where he was a member of the football, basketball and track team. He has brawn and brains – he graduated in 2001 with a 4.0 GPA.
Hank went on to the University of Mexico, where he was the school’s leading receiver for 2004 and 2005. He was a four time academic All Mountain West Conference honoree, and graduated from the school with a degree in management.
As a rookie, he signed on with the Minnesota Vikings in 2006, but was later traded to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for Billy McMullen.
More photos and video of Hank Baskett below.
Hank Baskett Video