NBA icon Scottie Pippen visits Guangzhou     05/10/2017 15:11

According to That’s PRD, basketball great Scottie Pippen was in Guangzhou this weekend to lend a hand at the Official Draw Ceremony of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers.The event was held on Sunday (May 7), and consisted of four draws, one for African teams, one for teams from Asia, one for Europeans and another for teams hailing from the Americas. A two-time Olympic gold medalist with Team USA, a player on the iconic Dream Team and a former Chicago Bull, Pippen was joined by Yi Jianlian of China’s national team, Aussie hoop-master Andrew Gaze and Andrei Kirilenko of Russia.

Pippen’s visit to the ‘City of the Five Rams’ got a couple Instagram-worthy shots with iconic landmarks in the background, like the Canton Tower Sun and the Yat-sen Memorial Hall.

来源:Radio Guangdong     Editor:谭晶