Brian Scalabrine, former NBA forward and current Comcast SportsNet New England on-air broadcaster, has been inspired by fans who insist they are better basketball players than him.
CSNNE, 98.5 The Sports Hub's Toucher & Rich and Scalabrine concocted 'The Toucher & Rich One-on-One Scallenge.' They scoured hundreds of video submissions from "the best ballers in Boston" and selected the four best challengers to go one-on-one with the White Mamba.
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'The Scallenge' took place on Jan. 17 in a closed-to-the-public setting and will air during Sports Tonight on Jan. 22, 23, and 24.
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The Dallas Mavericks traded Andrew Bogut to the Philadelphia 76ers at the deadline for big man Nerlens Noel. Bogut, 32, was never expected to stay in Philly and he should be bought out soon.
There has been some speculation about what contender Bogut might be looking to join, or which might come calling. Due to CBA rules, Bogut could feasibly re-join the Golden State Warriors. Instead, it appears Bogut -- at one point rumored to be a Celtics target is expected to head the other direction and sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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