But that didn’t stop the basketball star from giving his ex-ladylove a compliment by liking one of her Instagram posts on Thursday.
The picture shows the supermodel posed in front of the Proactiv Paint Positivity mural in Brooklyn, New York, decked out in a neon green button-up shirt paired with blue shorts.
Complimentary: Kendall Jenner, 23, shared a picture on Instagram that got a ‘like’ from ex-Ben Simmons, 22, on Thursday
The snap was part of a advertisement for the acne-fighting Proactiv, a brand that Jenner has sponsored on her social media a number of times in the past.
At last check Friday night, the photo had nearly two million likes in one day.
And one of them came from Simmons, just a month after they split because the romance, ‘ran its course,’ according to
Glowing: The supermodel posed in front of the Proactiv Paint Positivity mural in Brooklyn, New York, decked out in a neon green button-up shirt paired with blue shorts
Solo: Simmons’ like came about a month after they split because the romance, ‘ran its course,’ according to several media outlets including Page Six
Jenner, 23, and Simmons, 22, appeared to be enjoying each other’s company during their latest coupling this past NBA season.
They were pictured together countless times, doing everyday activities like grocery shopping in Simmons’ adopted hometown of Philadelphia.
But then, in May, they broke up.
This ‘like’ of Jenner’s post is a first for the Australian-born basketball star since before they split.
The way they were: The former couple appeared to be enjoying each other’s company during their latest coupling this past NBA season; they are pictured in New York City in February 2019
A source reportedly close to the model told
Earlier last month, the Keeping Up With The Kardashian’s star was asked about the possibility of marriage in an interview with Vogue, but she stopped short of revealing any exact details.
She has consistently kept her private life close to the vest.
‘For me, a lot of things are very special and very sacred, like my friends and relationships, and I personally think that bringing things into the public makes everything so much messier,’ the supermodel said.
Personal choice: Kendall has made a habit out of keeping her private life close to the vest