Rare Photos of Scottie Pippen
Scottie Pippen and Olden Polynice
Future Hall of Famer Pippen and Polynice exchange hats after the 1987 NBA Draft. Pippen was taken fifth overall by Seattle and traded for Polynice, who was drafted eighth.
Scottie Pippen and Charles Barkley
Pippen and Charles Barkley exchange words during the third quarter of Game 4 of the NBA Finals. The two would wind up as teammates in Houston at the end of their careers.
Horace Grant and Scottie Pippen
Horace Grant and Pippen celebrate after winning the NBA Championship in Phoenix. It was the Bulls' third straight title and one of six Pippen would win in his career.
Pippen holds his MVP Trophy after scoring 29 points to lead the East to a 127-118 defeat of the West at the NBA All-Star Game in Minneapolis, Minn.
Pippen lets his T-shirt do the talking as he warms up before Game 6 of the NBA Finals against Seattle. The Bulls won an NBA record 72 games during the 1995-96 season and are the only team in NBA history to win at least 70 games in a single season.
Pippen celebrates with the Larry O'Brien trophy at the Bulls' championship parade in Chicago
Pippen with President Bill Clinton during the Bulls' visit to the White House.
Scottie Pippen, Shaquille O'Neal and Karl Malone
Pippen threads a pass by Shaquille O'Neal during team practice for the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.
Scottie Pippen, Hakeem Olajuwon, Reggie Miller, Shaquille O'Neal, Karl Malone, Gary Payton and Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali poses with members of the 1996 Dream Team after the hoop stars received the gold medal in Atlanta.
Scottie Pippen and Michael Jordan
Pippen and Michael Jordan enter the arena prior to Game 1 of the 1997 NBA Finals against Utah. The Bulls would go on to win 84-82 and take the series in six games.
Pippen poses with the Eiffel Tower in the background.
Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen
Pippen shares a moment with Michael Jordan after the longtime teammates won their sixth and final NBA title.
Michael Jordan, Ron Harper, and Scottie Pippen
Michael Jordan, Ron Harper and Scottie Pippen celebrate on the team bus after winning the NBA title.
Pippen strikes a pose during an SI photo shoot in Portland.
Pippen enjoys a cigar at the MTV Choose or Lose Citizen Change party at Mansion Nightclub in Miami.
Pippen enjoys the action from courtside as the Bulls and Bucks square off in a preseason game.
Scottie Pippen and Benny the Bull
Pippen acknowledges the crowd with mascot Benny the Bull during the Chicago Bulls Holiday Food Drive collection at the United Center.
Pippen throws out the first pitch before a Cubs-Brewers game at Wrigley Field.
Pippen visits a child at Sunrise Children's Hospital during All-Star Weekend in Las Vegas.
Pippen poses in front of the Czar Cannon, with the Assumption Cathedral in the background, during a sightseeing tour of the Kremlin in Moscow.
Pippen, who ended his retirement in 2008 to play for the Finnish League, plays for Torpan Pojat (ToPo) in a game against Porvoon Tarmo in Helsinki.
Scottie and Larsa Pippen
Pippen and his wife, Larsa, attend the 15th Annual Inter-Continental Miami Make-A-Wish Ball in Miami.