Things might get a bit awkward between Scotty Pippen Jr and Malik Beasley this season.
On Wednesday, Beasley was traded to the LA Lakers in a blockbuster deal that sent Russell Westbrook to Utah.
Breaking: The Lakers are finalizing deal to land D’Angelo Russell, Malik Beasley and Jarred Vanderbilt.
The Jazz will send Mike Conley and picks to the Timberwolves, while Russell Westbrook and a lightly protected 2027 LA first-round pick head to the Jazz, sources tell @wojespn. pic.twitter.com/Fav40iF5pI
— ESPN (@espn) February 9, 2023
For those that don’t remember, Beasley dated Scottie’s mom Larsa Pippen for about a year back in 2020.
Malik Beasley and Larsa Pippen 👀
(Via @egotastic ) pic.twitter.com/UuuKJfZ3z0
— NBACentral (@TheNBACentral) December 1, 2020
Unfortunately, things ended badly for Beasley and Pippen, and she put him on blast when he decided to go back to his baby mama Montana Yao.
Fans reacted to Beasley and Scotty Pippen Jr. being teammates now.
Uhhh Malik Beasley and Scottie Pippen Jr are now teammates …..
— Doug Gottlieb (@GottliebShow) February 9, 2023
When Scottie Pippen Jr sees Malik Beasley at the Lakers practice facility pic.twitter.com/yk2jHklCto
— Brock Landers 🫐 (@theMEZ9) February 9, 2023
Scottie Pippen Jr. when Malik Beasley pulls up in Los Angeles. 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/aqagLZ1612
— BRYANT (@bryant_gotgame) February 9, 2023
scottie pippen jr coming out of his room one morning just to see malik beasley making grits in the kitchen
— ALBUM MODE MAAR (@MAARRespecter) February 9, 2023