Antron Pippen was the eldest son of the former Basketball star and NBA Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen. His son died on Monday, April 19, after battling chronic asthma. Pippen tweeted “I’m heartbroken to share that yesterday, I said goodbye to my firstborn son Antron. The two of us shared a love for basketball and we had countless conversations about the game” also added “Antron suffered from chronic asthma and if he hadn’t had it, I truly believe he would’ve made it to the NBA. He never let that get him down, though—Antron stayed positive and worked hard, and I am so proud of the man that he became.” Friends, family, and fans on tweeter paid tribute to Antron Pippen. One of the users wrote, “That’s so heartbreaking. I also have asthma and empathize with your son’s struggle with it. It’s a terrible disease. So very sorry about the loss of your son”. Another user wrote “Scottie, Karen, and everyone who this man Antron.. My prayers and condolences are with you during this difficult time. Antron may you rest easy my friend and god bless to all !!.”
“May God bless the Pippen families, Gone but never forgotten R.I.P. To siblings of Antron, he’s just sleeping in Jesus’ arms. Revelations 21st Chapter and John 14-1-2-3 tell that one day we will see him again. The Patton Families are praying for y’all strength in the Lord” the other user wrote on the twitter. Antron’s friend Juan Duringuys wrote on tweeter “Antron was my best friend in college. He was also my roommate. We shared a lot of good and bad times together. His energy was infectious. He was always laughing, always had a smile on his face. He gave like 5 of us STR8 Pippen shirts that year (still own mine). This hurts”
Who was Antron Pippen?
Antron Pippen played Basketball for South Georgia Technical College and Texas A&M International University. Antron suffered from chronic asthma, Unfortunately, which limited his prospects greatly. Due to his condition, he was unable to play college basketball. Twitter post from the South Georgia Tech athletic department read “The Jets family was saddened to learn of the death of one of our former players, Antron Pippen.” In 2021, Antron started playing Basketball with a local team in Atlanta and he did sign with the team World Basketball Association. He attended Collins Hill High School.
How old is Antron Pippen?
Antron Pippen was born on 29th Dec 1987, and from the USA, he is 33 years old as of 2021. He is born to Scottie Pippen (Father) who is an American former professional basketball player, he played in the National Basketball Association for 17 seasons, Scottie is the father of seven children whereas Antron was the eldest among all and he was born to Karen McCollum (Mother). His father Scottie Pippen, married Karen McCollum she was his first wife and later he married Larsa Pippen and they got divorced. Antron Pippen has seven siblings named Taylor Pippen, Tyler Pippen, Sierra Pippen, Scotty Pippen Jr, Preston Pippen, Justin Pippen, and Sophia Pippen. Scottie tweeted stating “Please keep his mom, Karen, and all of his family and friends in your thoughts and prayers. A kind heart and beautiful soul have gone way too soon. I love you, son, rest easy until we meet again” On April 19th, 2021, he shared a post on Instagram and captioned “I’m heartbroken to share that yesterday, I said goodbye to my firstborn son Antron. The two of us shared a love for basketball and we had countless conversations about the game. Antron suffered from chronic asthma and if he hadn’t had it, I truly believe he would’ve made it to the NBA. He never let that get him down, though—Antron stayed positive and worked hard, and I am so proud of the man that he became. Please keep his mom, Karen, and all of his family and friends in your thoughts and prayers. A kind heart and beautiful soul have gone way too soon. I love you, son, rest easy until we meet again.”
Who was Antron Pippen’s Girlfriend?
We do not have much information regarding Antron Pippen’s wife or Girlfriend. However, there was a rumor that Antron Pippen was in a relationship with Abigail Fernandez.
Net Worth of Antron Pippen
Antron Pippen Net Worth was between $200K to $400K USD.
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