Facts of Scotty Maurice Pippen
|Full Name:||Scotty Maurice Pippen|
|Age:||54 years 6 months|
|Birth Date:||September 25, 1965|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Gemini|
|Birth Place:||Hamburg, Arkansas|
|Father's Name:||Preston Pippen|
|Mother's Name:||Ethel Pippen|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Larsa Younan|
|Education:||Hamburg High School|
|Height / How tall? :||7 feet 6 inches (2.29m)|
|Net Worth:||$50 million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (African- American)|
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Scottie Pippen is an American retired basketball player. He is also called as ‘Pip’. In his career and has achieved many records and titles. Scottie Pippen is considered as one of the finest basketball players in NBA’s history. He is still giving his time in basketball and working as a sports analyst.
Scottie Pippen – Career
Scottie Pippen was born on September 25, 1965. He was the youngest among his 12 siblings. Pippen started playing basketball from high school only. He joined Chicago Bulls in 1987 and played his first match against Philadelphia 76ers in Nov 1987. The Bulls won this match.
After his first win, there is no stopping for Pippen. He further played for many more teams like the Portland Trail Blazers, The Houston Rockets, and Sundsvall Dragons. He has won many awards and recognition. Scottie had devoted his energy and time in shaping the Chicago Bulls and also making NBA popular.
After giving so much to basketball Scottie Pippen retired on Dec 2005. He is now 53 and is working as a basketball analyst, for the Bulls as well as for ESPN and ABC.
Scottie Pippen – Body Statistics
Pippen has got a remarkable height of 203 cm which makes him a perfect for basketball. His weight is around 103 kg. Other features are his hair is short black, eyes’ color is black and his complexion is chocolaty.
Scottie Pippen – Shoes
One if the greatest achievement of Scottie finally is that, he was honored with shoe’s brand which was named under him in 1996. Scottie Pippen shoes are made by the world famous brand NIKE. These signature shoes were mainly designed for NBA season (1996-1997). These are highly recommended for players as they are flexible and comfortable.
Scottie Pippen – Wife, Children
This legendary player is married twice and has a total of five children from wives. First, in 1988 he married Karen McCollum. Together they had one child Antron Pippen. Their relation lasted for two years and was divorced in 1990. The reason behind their divorce was never disclosed.
After seven years, Scottie tied the knot with another woman Larsa Younan (1997). They together have four children, Sophia, Justin, Preston, and Scottie.
Scottie Pippen – Net worth
Scottie Pippen in his entire career had played and won various basketball matches. He had received numbers of honors and awards. His dedication to basketball is still appreciated. As per the sources and data, this renowned player’s has a total net worth of $50 million.
Scottie Pippen – Social Media
Scottie’s popularity is not only limited in the sports world but he is also famous in social media. With almost one million followers on Instagram and around 561K followers on Twitter, he is ruling these sites. His skills and amazing performance in matches had always impressed his fans.
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