From NBA player and Chicago native, Ken Norman, played professional basketball for 10 seasons for three different teams, primarily the Los Angeles Clippers. (He never played for the Chicago Bulls.)

Norman had a mansion built around an existing house in Homewood, Illinois in 1989. He moved out of the home in the early 2000s, according to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicles, and is said to have used a go-kart to get around town.

The mansion appears to be in total ruin and has clearly been abandoned and vandalized since he moved.

Credit: Sharon Carr, Unsplash

Before we take a tour of this property, under no circumstances should anyone enter the property as they will face prosecution, risk potential injury, or worse.

Get our free mobile app

28 Photos of a Former NBA Star's Abandoned Illinois Mansion

Look inside the sad and weird remains of a mansion, completed in 1988.

This mansion, located at 19020 Kedzie Ave
in Homewood, Illinois, was purchased in 2019 and is very easy to find. It sits along a busy street next to a CVS.

How about a peek inside Michael Jordan's ex-wife's Illinois mansion that is for sale.

The ex-wife of Chicago Bulls great Michael Jordan, Juanita Vanoy Jordan sold her Georgian-style mansion in Chicago’s River North for a big loss.

... and this basketball lover's dream home in Wisconsin