Michael Jordan’s son & Scottie Pippen’s ex-wife cut up after ‘household tensions’

NBA nice Michael Jordan could also be retired from basketball, however his blocking expertise are seemingly nearly as good as ever.

The six-time NBA Finals-winner is reported to have had a hand in ending the connection between his son, Marcus, and Larsa Pippen. Their courtship grabbed main headlines because of the reality Pippen is the ex-wife of Michael’s former Chicago Bulls team-mate and rival, Scottie.

But after greater than a yr of courting, it seems Pippen, 49, and Marcus, 33, have damaged issues off after the previous deleted all proof of their relationship from her Instagram account. The Real Housewives of Miami common was rumoured to be involved in marrying Jordan not way back, however that ship seems to have sailed.

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“They’re not together,” mentioned a supply quoted by PageSix. The supply went on to counsel Jordan Jr and Pippen “are taking space from each other” due to tensions of their relationship, allegedly “incited” by Jordan Sr after “publicly denouncing” their union.

“The history between Michael and Scottie made things complicated, even if Larsa and Marcus did their best to make it a non-issue,” they added. Jordan Sr and Pippen Sr shared infamous tensions as team-mates in Chicago, as recounted in the Netflix documentary, The Last Dance.

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Larsa Pippen, Marcus Jordan
Larsa Pippen and Marcus Jordan have been courting for greater than a yr

Michael Jordan (L) and Scottie Pippen (R) of the Chicago Bulls
Tensions between Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen are understood to have performed a task within the cut up

The similar supply additionally mentioned: “Marcus mentioned Michael was joking when he mentioned he didn’t approve [of their relationship], however it actually mortified Larsa.

“At the end of the day, Michael is Marcus’ dad and Scottie is the father of Larsa’s children. There is a baseline loyalty for each of them that made the relationship difficult to navigate.”

Larsa and Pippen share 4 kids collectively, whereas Marcus was the second of three kids (together with an older brother and youthful sister) from Michael’s first marriage to Juanita Vanoy. Pippen and Jordan lately appeared as a pair within the second season of the American model of actuality collection The Traitors.