Ball is life: A basketball court sits right next to Scottie Thompson's bedroom

Apr 30, 2019
PHOTO: COURTESY OF SCOTTIE THOMPSON

HE put up his dream house for his family, but Scottie Thompson also designed it in a way that allows him to still put in the work during the PBA offseason.

Among the highlights of a six-bedroom, four-bathroom mansion the Barangay Ginebra star guard built in a 600-square meter lot in his native Digos City is a basketball half-court that can be accessed via special passageway from his bedroom.

SEE ALSO
SEE ALSO

The court didn't come cheap, designed with a wooden flooring and a standard ring. Right next to it is a fitness gym where the former Perpetual star can lift weights.

Thompson gave SPIN.ph a peek at his playground, sharing a couple of photos of him and relatives, friends, and barbershop workers playing on the court, barefoot.

Continue reading below ↓
Continue reading below ↓
Recommended Videos

“May basketball court, talagang hindi mawawala,” Thompson said. “May weights room din, kasi pag uuwi ako dun bakasyon, syempre gusto ko makapagpa-kundisyon pa rin kahit papaano.”

Ball is life indeed for the Ginebra rebounding demon.

Read Next
Sorry, no results found for
PHOTO: COURTESY OF SCOTTIE THOMPSON
  • POLL

    • Quiz

      Quiz Result