Earlier this week, Hall-of-Fame basketball player Scottie Pippen doubled down on his claim that legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson is racist. According to Fox Sports Radio host Doug Gottlieb, ‘racist’ is a term that gets thrown around too lightly.
“I don’t think people understand…how staining a term like ‘you’re a racist’ is,” Gottlieb said. “Especially to somebody who isn’t! Disliking somebody or making decisions on somebody’s life or career based on the color of their skin is gross.”
👁️👁️@GottliebShow on Scottie Pippen calling Phil Jackson racist:
“All this does is expose Scottie Pippen as a 𝗧𝗘𝗥𝗥𝗜𝗕𝗟𝗘 teammate.” pic.twitter.com/MpJ3vfN96K
— FOX Sports Radio (@FoxSportsRadio) June 30, 2021
During the 1994 NBA Playoffs, Jackson drew up a potential game-winning shot