Scotty Pippen Jr. biography: 13 things about basketball player born in Portland, Oregon


Scotty Maurice Pippen Jr. is a professional basketball player born in Portland, Oregon, United States to Scotty Maurice “Scottie” Pipper Sr. and Larsa Marie Younan Pippen. Born in Chicago, Illinois, USA to a Syrian father and a Lebanese mother, Larsa is a reality television personality who appeared in “The Real Housewives of Miami”.

Born in Hamburg, Arkansas, USA, Scottie was a National Basketball Association player from 1987 to 2004. Here are 13 more things about his son:


  1. He has four older paternal half-siblings namely Antron Pippen, Sierra Pippen, Taylor Pippen and Tyler Pippen and three younger full siblings namely Preston Pippen, Justin Pippen and Sophia Pippen.
  2. He is 6’1″ tall. His registered weight is 185lbs.
  3. From kindergarten to 10th grade, he attended Pine Crest High School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
  4. In 2017, he and his family moved from Florida to California, USA.
  5. In 2019, he graduated from Sierra Canyon School in Chatsworth, Los Angeles, California where he played basketball. After his graduation, he entered Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, USA where he played college basketball.
  6. On November 20, 2019, he scored a freshman season-high 21 points in a 90–72 win over the basketball team of Austin Peay State University, which is in Clarksville, Tennessee.
  7. On March 7, 2020, he scored 21 points for a second time in an 83–74 victory over the basketball team of the University of South Carolina, which is in Columbia, South Carolina, USA.
  8. On December 27, 2020, he scored 30 points in an 87–50 win over the basketball team of Alcorn State University, which is in Lorman, Mississippi, USA.
  9. On January 27, 2021, he scored 32 points in a 78–71 loss to the basketball team of the University of Florida, which is in Gainesville, Florida.
  10. On April 10, 2021, he declared for the 2021 NBA draft while maintaining his college eligibility but he later withdrew from the draft returning to Vanderbilt University for his junior season.
  11. On December 7, 2021, he made a last second three-pointer to tie the game against the basketball team of the Temple University, which is in in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
  12. On April 18, 2022, he declared for the 2022 NBA draft, forgoing his remaining college eligibility.
  13. On June 23, 2022, he remained undrafted after 58 selections went by at the 2022 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He was 21 years old when the NBA team Los Angeles Lakers offered him a two-way contract shortly after the draft commenced.

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