|Net Worth in $||$50 million|
|Name||Scottie Maurice Pippen|
|Date of Birth||25 September 1965|
|Place of Birth||Hamburg, Arkansas|
|Height||6 feet 1 inch|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Larsa Pippen(Divorced)|
|Children||Antron, Taylor, Sierra, Preston, Scotty Jr., Justin, and Sophia Pippen|
|Profession||Retired Basketball Player|
|Latest Update||April 2020|
Introduction of Scottie Pippen
Scottie Maurice Pippen is a retired basketball player from Arkansas. He is considered as the second-best player in the history of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He served the association for 17 years. As a member of Chicago Bulls, Scottie won 6 NBA titles. Scottie Pippen net worth is $50 million now.
He got featured in many brand endorsements including Nike, Mcdonalds, American Cellular TV, and Frito-Lay. He helped Jordan and Bulls gain five titles during his career contract with the Bulls.
Early Life of Scottie Pippen
The extra-ordinary basketball player was born on 25 September 1965 in Hamburg, Arkansas. Pippen came from a poor family and was the youngest among his 12 siblings. He didn’t have a robust financial background so he persued sports as a profession.
He built a strong career in basketball by playing as a point guard for many of his clubs and leagues. He gained prominence due to his exceptional ball control skills. After his expertise got polished, he started playing in the NBA club. In 1992, he got the opportunity to play with the renowned player Michael Jordan for the American Dream-Team for men’s Olympic basketball team.
He has seven kids. His first son Antron is one of the best basketball players in the state. His 19-year old son Preston Pippen plays college basketball for Vanderbilt. His younger son Justin Pippen is assumed to be the subsequent basketball player.
Pippen spent 17-years of his career with the NBA and made 4 contracts with it. During his career, he made remarkable victories for the Bulls.
He worked with Michael Jordan and won gold medals for their nation. He played a five-year championship for the Bulls Club and built its imminent impact in history as a robust team to play with.
He penned down four contracts with different clubs during his services for the NBA.
Awards and Achievements
- Famous sports star Pippen made remarkable achievements during his career. He twice won the Olympic gold medal while playing for the American Dream-Team. He has always been promising to his work and that is also the reason behind his fame.
- His dedication and achievements made him earn the name of All-Star seven times, he made all NBA-seven teams.
- Due to his long and skilled hands and arms, he earned eight times the stance of All-Defensive First Teams.
- In 1996, he was honored by being in the list of the NBA’s top 50 players of all the time.
Scottie Pippen Net Worth
The sports player Scottie Pippen net worth is in between $50 million. He grossed $5 million within his six years contract during his rookie years. He ended up with Chicago in the fourth year and contracted with the Bulls in 1987 for $18 million. Later he tripled the amount to $62.7 million with the rockets for two years contract.
His yearly net worth ranges up to $2 billion which is not even comparable to Michael Jordan’s $30 billion. But, his featured endorsements for various eminent brands decently amassed his bank account. His earning through basketball raised to a total of $109 million.
His divorce issue with ex-wife Larsa Pippen sought public attention that caused him a huge amount of financial loss. He is not much strong with his financial status, but this amount of $109 is not lesser for an NBA’ second-best player. He lost an enormous amount 0f $4 million when he got scammed by his financial advisor.
Scottie always played his best and never cared for the end-results. His exceptional skills gained more appreciation after the retirement of Michael Jordan from the NBA in 1993. He had exceptional abilities to play as a side defender.
Pippen helped the Bulls to earn their first-ever title in 1991. He married twice during his career, but failed to succeed both times. He had 4 kids from Larsa Pippen. Though very little is known about his relationship with his first wife Karen McCollum.