Amid Rumors of Ex-Wife Larsa and MJ’s Son Marcus Dating, Scottie Pippen Got Dealt Another Blow to His $20 Million Net Worth

Published 11/24/2022, 12:35 AM EST

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Over the last few weeks, rumor mills are buzzing about Larsa Pippen, the ex-wife of Scottie Pippen, and Marcus Jordan, the son of Michael Jordan. Several reports suggest that the two are currently dating. Larsa and Marcus have been seen together on several occasions and rumors have been flying around ever since. Amidst all this, Scottie Pippen was reportedly dealt another blow to his $20 million net worth.

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In 2021, the six-time NBA champion Scottie Pippen and Larsa Pippen finalized their divorce. The couple had been together for over 20 years and they have four children together. Initially, in 2016, Pippen filed for divorce but he later dropped it after a while. But in 2018, Larsa filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences, and it was finalized in 2021.

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The Chicago Bulls legend agreed to pay a number of things in the divorce settlement, which was sealed. But now reports have emerged about the settlement and it seems like Pippen was dealt with another blow.

Larsa, who is reportedly dating the son of Michael Jordan, will receive Pippen’s NBA pension

The NBA is one of the biggest and most lucrative sports leagues in the world. And it is known for its player welfare and rights. As such, the NBA takes care of its players when they are playing and even when they are retired. Retired players are eligible to receive a pension which amounts to thousands of dollars. The exact amount is determined by the number of years played in the league and the age at which the player opts in.

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Pippen played in the NBA for a total of 17 years and this would mean he would likely be eligible for a larger compensation. Larsa, the ex-wife of Pippen, reportedly received a number of settlements, and one of them included a cut of the NBA legend’s pension. The court determined that Larsa was entitled to receive a pension and she will be listed as an “alternate payee”. She also received several settlements along with child support for their children.

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The court used a formula and awarded Larsa an amount, but the exact details have been sealed. Even the settlement amount has been sealed and it is unlikely that it will ever be revealed to the world.

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What do you make of this development surrounding Scottie Pippen and his ex-wife Larsa? Let us know in the comments below.

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Vishwesha Kumar

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Vishwesha Kumar is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Holder of a Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, Vishwesha has been writing content for about 3 years now. He has been following the NBA for nearly 10 years, since first starting off in the year 2012.
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