It’ll Be a Boy for Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson

Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson are going to be relatives to a son.

The Keeping Up with a Kardashians star, 33, and her NBA lover — who have been dating given Sep 2016 — will acquire a baby child together early subsequent year, mixed sources endorse to PEOPLE.

This will be Kardashian’s initial child. Thompson, 26, has a 10-month-old son named Prince Oliver from a prior attribute with his ex-girlfriend Jordan Craig.

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As PEOPLE previously reliable in September, a span are over a moon to turn parents.

“Yes, Khloé and Tristan are awaiting and they are positively thrilled,” a source suggested during a time. “This isn’t something they were in a rush to announce to a whole world, and it’s usually been in usually a past week or so that they’ve felt gentle revelation many of their middle circle.”

“This is something Khloé has wanted for years and years and nonetheless it’s some-more than that: She didn’t wish it unless she was in a right relationship for it,” a insider added. “She never let it occur with Lamar, intentionally, and she never deliberate it with James or French or anyone else she has seen.”

“But this is such a smashing impulse for her: not usually is she going to be a mother, she is going to be lifting a child with a male she truly loves. Everyone is over a moon for them both.”

Source: Khloe Kardashian/Instagram

Source: Khloe Kardashian/Instagram

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Kardashian’s pregnancy news came days after sources reliable to PEOPLE that Kylie Jenner and beloved Travis Scott are expecting a baby girl. She is due in February.

Kim Kardashian West and father Kanye West are also awaiting their third child — a daughter — in Jan after employing a surrogate to help them enhance their family.

Both Kardashian and Jenner, 20, have nonetheless to endorse their baby news. Kardashian West, 37, spilled a beans about her small one on a approach in a 10 year anniversary deteriorate trailer for KUWTK.

Happy New Year!!! May we always be surrounded by a adore we are honourable of! May Gods blessings continue to sleet on us all! ❤️

A post common by Khloé (@khloekardashian) on Jan 1, 2017 during 12:25pm PST

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Kardashian and Thompson initial stepped out together in early Sep 2016, and have been spending much of their time together given afterwards in Cleveland. Aside from New Year’s Eve, a span also distinguished Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas together.

The existence star, who rang in 2017 in Miami with a Cleveland Cavaliers center/power brazen and a organisation of friends, used Instagram to share a print of a integrate celebrating on New Year’s Eve.

“Happy New Year!!! May we always be surrounded by a adore we are honourable of! May God’s blessings continue to sleet on us all!” she captioned a snap of Thompson embracing her.

💕 US 💕

A post common by Khloé (@khloekardashian) on Apr 8, 2017 during 11:38pm PDT

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Though a integrate isn’t engaged, Kardashian non-stop adult to ES Magazine in April about a probability of restraining a tangle with a sports star, revelation she would contend approbation if he popped a doubt — and is vehement about a awaiting of starting her possess brood.

“I would adore to have a family. We’ve talked about it,” she revealed. “He [already] is a father, and we know for a fact that he would be an exquisite father.”

Added the Revenge Body star during a time, “I unequivocally wish to be a mom. But we don’t put a vigour on it. It’s not like, ‘The time is ticking.’ we feel in my essence it will happen.”

To a happiest of birthdays my love! To a initial of many some-more together! May God continue to magnify we in all of your days! And might we perpetually demeanour during one another like this 💋

A post common by Khloé (@khloekardashian) on Mar 14, 2017 during 2:32pm PDT

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The dual “talked about starting a family” together too, as Kardashian admitted on her E! existence show’s deteriorate 13 finale.

“He wants to have about 5 or 6 kids with me and that’s lovely,” pronounced Kardashian, who schooled in a part that her uterus looked normal after an initial flood scare heading her to stop holding birth control. “We could start during one and we could grow from there. But now meaningful I’m not on birth control is scary. It’s like a unequivocally large step.”

“I am so relieved to know that we am means to get pregnant,” she explained in her sit-down. “Now we have so many other things to consider about. Do we wanna have my possess baby now? we don’t know. I’m during a crossroads.”

My adore 💙

A post common by Khloé (@khloekardashian) on Feb 24, 2017 during 1:09pm PST


A post common by Khloé (@khloekardashian) on Jan 1, 2017 during 7:49pm PST

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Kardashian and Thompson sojourn “insanely happy and in love,” a source tighten to a mom-to-be told PEOPLE exclusively in January. And in a post on her website that month, she reflected on how pacific she has felt given they began dating.

“It’s such a good feeling that we have my happy back! It’s from a genuine place and the many pacific place I’ve been in for longer than we can even remember,” Kardashian wrote.

“I consider when you’re in love we unequivocally feel happy and healthy too,” she continued. “I like that my attribute is really normal and doesn’t need to be so publicized all a time.”