Bulls Legend Scottie Pippen (Exclusive Interview)

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Possibly the greatest “second banana” in NBA history, Chicago Bulls legend Scottie Pippen is a first ballot member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. Today, Scottie Pippen serves as Special Advisor to the President and COO for the team. He is probably the team’s number one ambassador, and he was on hand Monday for the ground-breaking of the Bulls new practice facility.

During the media session I had an exclusive with Scottie Pippen

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’12 Olympic team would beat ’92 ‘Dream Team’

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Kobe Bryant sparked a huge debate a few weeks ago when he said that the 2012 Men’s Olympic Basketball team could beat the 1992 “Dream Team”Michael Jordan laughed, “Dream Team” said the ‘Dream Team’ would win by 25, and Charles Barkley called people “knuckleheads”.

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Scottie Pippen’s encouraging letter to the Chicago Bulls

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The Chicago Bulls losing their superstar Derrick Rose for the postseason is nothing short of devastation for their playoff hopes. Anytime you lose the reigning NBA MVP it’s disaster.

But Hall of Famer and Bulls legend Scottie Pippen sent the team an open letter of encouragement. Here’s an excerpt:

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Scottie Pippen Suing CBS, CNBC, Arizona St. and More

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Former Chicago Bulls legend Scottie Pippen is going after the media for portraying him as a financial train wreck. The recent NBA Hall-of-Famer and Bulls ambassador is suing every media outlet that reported he went bankrupt.

And in his best Donald Trump impersonation, Pippen claims he has been worth at least $40,000,000 at every point of his life this past decade.

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Scottie Pippen to Start Doing Some Bulls TV Work

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Today it was announced that Chicago Bulls legend and team ambassador/six-time NBA champion/Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2010 inductee Scottie Pippen will join Comcast SportsNet’s game announcing tandem of Neil Funk and Stacey King as an additional game analyst for the network’s Bulls telecast on Friday, March 4 at Orlando (6:00 PM start).

In addition, Pippen will also handle game analyst duties for every Bulls playoff telecast on Comcast SportsNet beginning in mid-April.

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Deng possibly the missing piece in Bulls puzzle after all?

Luol Deng’s 39 points on Monday night can not be ignored.

He’s the X-factor. If Deng shines this season or even comes close to the potential the Bulls envisioned when they handed him a contract potentially worth up to $80 million, Chicago has a chance to seriously compete in the much-improved east.

Ifs, ands, or buts aside, this is not the first time Deng has flashed his scoring abilities since signing his contract in 2008. However, his inconsistency to shoot efficiently on a nightly basis has caused the love -hate relationship fans have with the oft-injured yet talented forward. Let’s face it, Deng’s play since 2008 has had more flip-flops than a spring break pool party.

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Chicago Bulls to Erect Scottie Pippen Statue

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The Chicago Bulls announced plans to unveil a bronze statue of Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen today. It will be in the United Center by the end of this season.

“Not only is Scottie Pippen one of the greatest players to ever wear a Bulls uniform, but he’s among the best players in history of the league to play the game,” said Bulls Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf. “He had a tremendous impact in bringing six world championships to Chicago and there is no better way to pay tribute to him than with a permanent statue that honors his inspirational career.”

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Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen named Bulls new Ambassador

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The Chicago Bulls are pleased to announce that Bulls legend and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen has agreed to rejoin the organization as an ambassador. In this capacity, Pippen will attend a majority of Bulls home games and spend time with Bulls fans and sponsors. Additionally, he will also participate in a variety of team related events throughout the year.

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Scottie Pippen headlines 2010 Hall of Fame Class

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INDIANAPOLIS – April 5, 2010 – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame today announced that eight individuals and two teams have been named as the Enshrinement Class of 2010.

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