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Sports Birthdays for September 25 — Scottie Pippen and More

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Here are some of the people in the sports world celebrating birthdays on September 25:

Hubie Brown
Age: 79
Profession: Retired NBA Coach Broadcaster
Best Known For: A two-time NBA Coach of the Year, Hubie Brown coached the Atlanta Hawks, New York Knicks and Memphis Grizzlies. He was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2005. He has served as a broadcast analyst on basketball games intermittently for the past 25 years.

Bob McAdoo
Age: 61
Profession: Retired NBA Player
Best Known For: A five-time NBA All-Star and three-time NBA scoring champion, Bob McAdoo played for the Buffalo Braves, New York Knicks, Boston Celtics, Detroit Pistons, New Jersey Nets, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers from 1972 to 1986. While with Buffalo, McAdoo was named the NBA Rookie of the Year in 1973 and the NBA Most Valuable Player in 1975. He won two NBA titles with the Los Angeles Lakers in 1982 and 1985. McAdoo played college basketball at North Carolina, earning All-American honors in 1972. He was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000.

Scottie Pippen
Age: 47
Profession: Retired NBA Player
Best Known For: A seven-time All-Star forward, Scottie Pippen played for the Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers from 1987 to 2004. Pippen teamed with Michael Jordan to help lead the Bulls to six NBA titles in the 1990s. He was an eight-time selection to the NBA All-Defensive First Team. Pippen was named to the NBA’s 50th Anniversary All-Time Team. He was a member of the US men’s basketball teams that won gold medals at both the 1992 and 1996 Olympics. Pippen was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010.

Matt Hasselbeck
Age: 37
Profession: NFL Player
Best Known For: Matt Hasselbeck is a backup quarterback for the Tennessee Titans. Since debuting in the NFL in 1998, Hasselbeck has played for the Green Bay Packers, Seattle Seahawks and Titans. A three-time Pro Bowl quarterback, Hasselbeck led Seattle to six playoff appearances and a Super Bowl berth.

Chauncey Billups
Age: 36
Profession: NBA Player
Best Known For: A five-time NBA All-Star guard, Chauncey Billups plays for the Los Angeles Clippers. Since being selected with the third-overall pick of the 1997 NBA Draft, Billups has played for the Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, Denver Nuggets, Minnesota Timberwolves, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks and the Clippers. He was the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player in 2004, when the Detroit Pistons won the NBA title. His Pistons teammates often referred to him as ‘Mr. Big Shot’ for his clutch, late-game baskets.

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