Socialite Paris Hilton's recent man ban appears to be over - she's been spotted romancing a Canadian ice hockey player. The hotel heiress, 25, was photographed holding hands with Colorado Avalanche goalkeeper JOSE THEODORE, 29, at the post-MuchMusic Video Awards party in Toronto, Canada on Sunday night (18JUN06). An eyewitness tells website Canada.com the couple partied at the Ultra nightspot until the early hours of the morning and "were clearly into each other". Earlier this week (begs19JUN06), Hilton claimed she was staying single so she can spend time pampering herself. Since Hilton's split from STAVROS NIARCHOS last month (MAY06), she has been romantically linked to American football player Matt Leinart and model Lucas Babin.
Jessica Simpson's broken-hearted ex Nick Lachey has reportedly found love with the daughter of OJ Simpson's lawyer ROBERT KARDASHIAN. The hunky singer was spotted holding hands and smooching with busty brunette KIMBERLY KARDASHIAN at a cinema screening of The Da Vinci Code last weekend (20MAY06) and now the secret couple are considering making their romance public. Kardashian refused to confirm or deny reports she's Lachey's lady when she hit the Los Angeles club circuit with socialite Paris Hilton on Thursday night (25MAY06). Hilton is rumoured to be dating the former 98 DEGREES singer's pal, American footballer Matt Leinart.
LATEST: Hotel heiress Paris Hilton has reportedly ditched Greek shipping heir STAVROS NIARCHOS because he wanted to spend all summer partying, while she plans to promote her upcoming album. The US socialite allegedly broke off the relationship just before leaving for Austria on Thursday (27APR06), where she made a brief promotional appearance at a music festival for a reported fee of $1 million (GBP571,000). A source tells American publication US Weekly, "Paris dumped him. He wanted Paris to spend the summer on his yacht, but she doesn't want to party with kids on a boat. She's going to promote her album." Hilton was back in the US on Monday (01MAY06), where she met football player Matt Leinart for lunch, sparking rumours that the two were dating. The source adds, "There's an attraction, but they haven't hooked up."
The former BEVERLY HILLS 90210 star and her dad are huge fans of top-rated American football team the University of Southern California Trojans, and when he heard his daughter was dating quarterback Leinart, he was thrilled.
Doherty says, "That would be the perfect son-in-law. My dad was like, 'Oh my God, is it true, is it true? Matt's going to be my new son-in-law.' He was so excited.
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