Larsa Pippen has been making headlines in the NBA ever since she got her last name ‘Pippen‘. It has been her identity for the past 26 years. Despite giving a divorce to Scottie Pippen in 2021, she held onto her famous last name and didn’t change it.
Furthermore, Larsa and Scottie walked down the aisle on July 20, 1997, and had a highly publicized wedding for more than two decades. Their wedding ended with Larsa receiving a hefty amount as a divorce settlement that boosted her net worth. Even though Larsa had a successful career as a model and actress, she was more often than not referred to as Scottie’s wife (now ex-wife).
Larsa Pippen says she’ll definitely change her last name if she marries Marcus Jordan 💍 pic.twitter.com/Y8o6w3jApe
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Shortly after Larsa met Michael Jordan’s son Marcus Jordan and their brewing love stormed the internet, the questions about her last name increased. Fans and celebrities were keen to know why she still has Pippen as her last name and whether she would change it. Notably, even Stephen A. Smith questioned about the same.
In a recent appearance on ‘Pablo Torre Finds Out‘, Larsa Pippen revealed that she will change her last name to Jordan after marrying Marcus. She stated, “I feel like unless I got remarried I wouldn’t change my last name. But if I do you know I obviously would be. When we do get married, I’m gonna change my last name”. Larsa will soon be moving from one famous surname to another.
Larsa Pippen and Marcus Jordan’s kids will take the Jordan name
In the same interview, Larsa Pippen and Marcus Jordan were asked whose last name would their kids take in the future. To which, Marcus responded, “Yeah that’s easy it’s gonna be Jordan 100%”. Marcus replied even before Larsa could utter a word. Additionally, Marcus explained and confirmed Larsa’s last name change, “Nah I mean it’s obvious. On the wedding day she is Jordan, and then any kids would be Jordan”.
Furthermore, Larsa and Marcus‘ joint podcast named Separation Anxiety has been the source of drama in the past few months. Recently, when the episode entitled ‘Inside the Forbidden Love of Michael Jordan‘s Son and Scottie Pippen’s Ex-Wife’ by ‘Pablo Torre Finds Out‘ podcast went live, the internet was stormed with new updates on their relationship.
The two spoke about numerous things and made shocking revelations. Notably, Marcus candidly spoke about how he intends to continue the tradition and have Michael as the best man. On the other hand, Larsa sent a message to her ex-husband Scottie on the podcast.
Notably, when the host mentioned ‘Jordan-Pippen‘ when re-asking about the kids’ last name, fans were shaken to even think about it. There have been polar opinions of fans when it comes to the relationship between Larsa and Marcus. One of the famous ones involves when fans pondered upon how another Jordan needs a Pippen for a ring. It is no secret that their wedding will be among the most awaited ones in NBA history.