Larsa Pippen already thinking about the future Marcus Jordanthe 32-year-old son of a former Hall of Fame basketball player Michael Jordan, in the cutest way! During the second part of The Real Housewives of Miami Season 5 reunion, Larsa, 48, was asked if she would hyphen her name if she and Marcus got married, and she had an easy answer. “I would definitely change my last name to whoever I would marry, that’s for sure,” she confirmed.
Larsa has been dating Marcus for at least a few months and was first spotted dating him in September 2022. Their relationship has certainly turned heads, as 60-year-old Michael Jordan used to play on the Chicago Bulls in alongside Larsa’s ex-husband, Scottie Pippenin the 80s and 90s. The former costars are not friends, however, due to Scottie’s disapproval of how he was portrayed in ESPN’s 2020 docuseries. the last dancewhich follows Michael’s final season with the Chicago Bulls in the 1997-98 season.
Larsa was asked about her relationship with Michael during the Real Housewives of Miami Season 5 reunion, but declined to comment. “I mean, I don’t really want to talk about — I want to talk about Marcus and me,” she told the host. Andy Cohen. “I feel comfortable talking about Marcus and me.”
When pressed on the “unusual” dynamic, she pointed out that she never knew Marcus while she was with Scottie, whom she divorced in January 2022 after three years apart. “I met him a few years ago. I’ve never met him before,” she explained. “I was with Scottie the very last year he played with Michael. Michael and his wife were going through a divorce, so I never met his wife, never met his kids. It wasn’t like we We had intertwined families. I never knew them.
As mentioned above, Larsa and Marcus were first spotted together in September while dining at popular Miami restaurant Zuma. After a few months of speculation and even of public handover, a person close to the couple confirmed that it was indeed an object. “It’s always laid back and they have fun,” they said PEOPLE in January. “She does her best to keep quiet and not make a big deal out of it. They see each other at least a few times a week.
Larsa defended his 16-year age gap in February during an appearance on the Tamron Hall show. “Personally, I don’t really care what other people do – I live my truth. I am happy. We are okay. I feel like [Marcus] is my best friend. We have a lot in common,” she said.
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