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Scottie Pippen

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Perhaps the most successful star on our list is Scottie Pippen who won six NBA championships with the Chicago Bulls. Back in 2007, Pippen attempted to make a comeback after going broke following some bad investments that cost him about $27 million. Other than the poor investing, his biggest mistake might have been not hiring a lawyer to help him recoup some of that money.

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