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Scotty Pippen: Among roster cuts
Pippen was waived by the Lakers on Monday, Jovan Buha of The Athletic reports.
Pippen is a candidate to return to the Lakers' G League affiliate in South Bay, with whom he averaged 21.4 points, 5.6 assists, 4.1 rebounds and 1.6 steals over 27.9 minutes per game across 19 regular-season appearances in 2022-23. The 22-year-old was one of the Lakers' two-way players last season, but he saw action in just six games at the NBA level.... See More ... See Less
Scotty Pippen: Nursing ankle sprain
Pippen won't play in Monday's Summer League game against the Heat due to a sprained ankle, Dan Woike of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Pippen was spotted on the bench with the rest of his team but wasn't in uniform, per Woike. He'll be considered day-to-day leading up to his squad's next exhibition Wednesday against the Spurs.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Left off injury report
Pippen (ankle) isn't on the injury report for Friday's game versus the Suns.
Pippen is available Friday despite dealing with a nagging ankle injury. However, he hasn't played NBA minutes since Jan. 24, so he is unlikely to affect the Lakers' rotation.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Still out Wednesday
Pippen (ankle) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Clippers, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports.
Pippen continues to deal with an ankle injury and hasn't rejoined the parent club after the G League's South Bay Lakers concluded their season last week. It's unclear whether he'll be available to close out the year, but his status shouldn't significantly impact the rotation.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Still sidelined
Pippen (ankle) remains out for Tuesday's game against the Jazz.
Even though the G League's South Bay Lakers saw their postseason run conclude last week, Pippen has yet to rejoin the parent club while he continues to manage an unspecified ankle injury. The two-way rookie has made just six appearances for the NBA club this season and hadn't appeared for South Bay since March 19 due to the ankle issue.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Misses Tuesday's game
Pippen did not play in Tuesday's 132-115 loss to the Blue with an ankle injury.
Pippen was unable to suit up for Tuesday's game with an ankle injury. With one game left in the regular season and a playoff berth already clinched, Pippen could remain out for Saturday's game against the Ignite.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Nabs four steals
Pippen posted 18 points (6-16 FG, 1-5 3PT, 3-4 FT), six rebounds, four assists and four steals over 29 minutes of Sunday's 121-114 win over the Stars.
Pippen corralled a season-high four steals in the loss while shooting a poor 37.5 percent from the field. In 19 appearances, Pippen has averaged 21.4 points, 5.6 assists, 4.1 rebounds and 1.6 steals across 27.9 minutes.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: All-around performance
Pippen totaled 16 points (7-18 FG, 0-4 3PT, 1-2 FT), eight rebounds, and seven assists during 30 minutes of Thursday's 123-121 win over Austin.
Pippen took on a primary facilitation role Thursday, tying for the team high in assists while also scoring 16 points. In 17 regular-season appearances, Pippen has averaged 21.9 points, 5.6 assists and 3.7 rebounds across 27.7 minutes.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Struggles from field
Pippen recorded four points (1-7 FG, 0-2 3PT, 1-1 FT), six rebounds, six assists and two steals in 17 minutes of Monday's 135-133 loss to Sioux Falls.
Although the Skyforce kept Pippen from his typical scoring output, he was able to pick apart the team as a distributor, tallying six assists in 17 minutes. Although Pippen struggled to score Monday, he can be expected to return to his season average of 22.4 points.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Erupts for 34 points
Pippen scored 34 points (10-18 FG, 2-6 3PT, 7-7 FT), to go with five rebounds, four assists, a steal and a block across 30 minutes of Saturday's 114-98 win over Maine.
Pippen finished with a game-high 34 points Saturday on 55 percent shooting while securing a positive 24 plus-minus. However, he struggled as a distributor, dishing out four assists and turning the ball over seven times in the win.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Dominates in limited run
Pippen secured 27 points (8-12 FG, 1-3 3PT, 6-6 FT), two rebounds and two assists across 19 minutes of Saturday's 148-126 win over Iowa.
Although Pippen saw only 19 minutes due to the blowout, he was incredible in his time on the floor. His 27 points were the second-highest output for South Bay, and he managed to shoot 66.7 percent from the field in the win.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Struggles from field
Pippen recorded six points (1-7 FG, 0-4 3PT, 2-2 FT), five rebounds, four assists and one steal across 24 minutes of Thursday's 125-99 win over the Vipers.
Pippen was unable to make his usual contribution in the scoring column, scoring well below his season average of 23.0 points. However, his typical output was not needed, as six South Bay players scored in double figures in the contest.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Posts 28 points in return
Pippen (concussion) logged 28 points (7-18 FG, 2-7 3PT, 8-9 FT), seven assists, four rebounds and a steal across 31 minutes Wednesday in the G League South Bay Lakers' 120-112 win over the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
Pippen hadn't played since Jan. 27 due to a concussion but showed no signs of rust in his return. His 28 points marked a game high, while his seven assists were also the most of any player from either side.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Headed to G League
The Lakers assigned Pippen (concussion) to the South Bay Lakers of the G League on Friday, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports.
Pippen won't be available for Los Angeles' game Saturday versus the Warriors. The rookie guard hasn't played at the NBA or G League level since Jan. 27 due to a concussion.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Sidelined Sunday
Pippen did not play in Sunday's 152-118 win over the G League Warriors with a concussion.
Pippen missed Sunday's contest after being placed in concussion protocols. However, his usual scoring impact was not missed by South Bay as the team dominated Santa Cruz. It's unclear when Pippen will clear protocols, but his next chance to play will come Wednesday.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Pours in 31 points
Pippen logged 31 points (12-21 FG, 4-7 3PT, 2-3 FT), six assists, a rebound and a steal over 32 minutes of Saturday's 119-110 win over Salt Lake City.
Pippen was incredible yet again Saturday, pacing South Bay in points while turning the ball over just one time in the win. The undrafted rookie has made a case to be a long-term asset for the NBA Lakers given his incredible G League output and two-way contract.... See More ... See Less
Lakers' Scotty Pippen: Attempts 12 free throws
Pippen tallied 25 points (6-10 FG, 0-2 3PT, 9-12 FT), four rebounds, four assists, two steals and a block across 30 minutes of Saturday's 113-106 win over Texas.
Pippen got to the rim at will Saturday, scoring all of his points inside of the three-point arc while getting to the line 12 times. In five regular-season appearances, Pippen has averaged 23.0 points, 6.4 assists and 4.0 rebounds in 28.7 minutes.... See More ... See Less
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