Filed for Divorce on
Anniversary of 1st Encounter
TMZ has learned ... Kim was sitting courtside at the Izod Center in NJ when she noticed the 6'9" power forward running up and down the court ... and thought he was "cute."
We're told Kim worked her magic and orchestrated a meeting with Kris ... and the two hit it off.
Kim and Kris began dating soon after ... then engaged ... then married ... and on October 31, 2011 ... Kim filed for divorce.
A lot can happen in a year.