But it appears Kris Humphries is hitting rebound at full throttle, even adapting his surroundings to suit his new single life.
The 26-year-old has teamed up with former NFL star Tony Siragusa for an episode of the DIY network show Man Caves.
According to TMZ, Kris has already totally redone his Minnesota pad to reflect his new man-about-town lifestyle.
Redecorating: Kris Humphries is getting to work on his bachelor pad post-split from Kim Kardashian
The idea had been to create a space for Kris to 'escape to' when married life became too hectic.
However when news of the split came it was back to the drawing board to re-imagine the ultimate bachelor pad.
Basketball star Kris's retreat is said to exude a 'chill lounge' feel- complete with a couple of bars, liquor dispensers and a wall that transforms into a 120 inch projection screen.
Reality star: Kris filmed it for DIY Network show Man Caves
While Kardashian originally filed for divorce from their 72 day marriage, Humphires has filed for an annulment, citing fraud on his soon-to-be ex-wife's part.
Kris allegedly wants the pre-nuptial contract voided in a bid to get out of the confidentiality clause that prohibits either one from discussing intimate details of the relationship to the media.
Moving on: Humphries is getting on with his life after splitting from wife Kim Kardashian
A source has told America's OK! magazine: 'When Kim saw that he was filing for fraud in the annulment, she just shook her head. She was just so mad and upset and frustrated.'
Speaking following the revelations, Kim added: 'I believe in love and the dream of having a perfect relationship, but my idea of it has changed.
Lost love: Kris has requested an annulment after Kim broke off their union after just 72 days
Kris Jenner has been defensive on the subject of her daughter Kim being hit by a public backlash following her shock split.
'Kim's great she's good. I just say, you know what, you can't judge anybody else, you gotta look at your own life. Everything happens for a reason,' said Kris.