Larsa and Scottie Pippen have officially filed for divorce after being married for 21 years. According to US Weekly, Larsa was the one to first file for the divorce. Larsa took to Instagram stories to address the split for the first time since the filing. “Ppl are so insensitive to my life. I’m a lover and will never say anything negative about him,” she starts the statement saying.
She goes on to say: “My soul isn’t built for negativity. I’ll take a beating publically ppl saying I cheated when believe me it wasn’t like that.”
She says that her husband was always absent and never around when she needed him.
“I cried after him. I would do anything for him. Ppl saying I’m a gold digger is insane I don’t care about money I’ve had it my whole life.”
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Larsa also opened up about having to spend special holidays alone: “I spent my bday, New Years Eve, Times when I needed him alone.”
The 44-year-old and the former basketball star share four children together, Justin Pippen, Sophia Pippen, Preston Pippen, and Scotty Pippen Jr. Larsa says: “At some point I decided I had to live my truth and here I am.”