Scottie Pippen Thanks Bulls for Moment of Silence Honoring Son AntronApril 23, 2021
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Chicago Bulls legend and Basketball Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen thanked his former team for honoring his late son, 33-year-old Antron Pippen, with a moment of silence before its home game at United Center against the Charlotte Hornets on Thursday.
Pippen announced his son's death Monday:
The Bulls issued a statement on Twitter afterward:
Los Angeles Lakers great Magic Johnson also said a few words on Twitter:
Antron Pippen played college basketball for Texas A&M International University and South Georgia Technical College.
He also suited up for the Upstate Heat in the semi-professional World Basketball Association in 2013.