kris humphries sector getty Kris Humphries going through 'difficult time,' dries tears with piles of moneyListen, we sort of felt bad for Kris Humphries for a minute. He’s not exactly a paradigm of tact, but after being blindsided by Kim Kardashian‘s decision to seek a divorce after he spent their two months of marriage putting on a happy face for her reality show, he handled himself with a bit of grace.

Now, we just want him to crawl back under the basketball-shaped rock from which he emerged.

Last week, Humphries announced that while he’s going through a “difficult time”… he’s totally making tons of money! He held a press conference in New York about his new endorsement deal with Sector watches (to the tune of $150,000 and, well, a whole lot of free timepieces).

“I’m happy to be here,” Humphries said, according to Us. “As you all know, this
has been a difficult time in my life, and I’m so grateful [for] my
friends at Sector for their unwavering support. Most of all, they really do have great watches. A portion of the sales
will go to my foundation which is all set up to fight against childhood
obesity and it’s a really great thing.”

The watch company, Humphries says, represents him well. “It truly represents who I am both on and off the court,” he says. “I’ve
been a watch and fashion lover my entire life, and a competitor, and the
no limit tag is really about how I approach my career.”


Oh, right. Humphries says he’s still training every day in the hopes that the NBA Lockout will end. In the meantime, he’s working on his foundation.

Posted by:Carina MacKenzie