Scot Pollard is a tall and handsome well-known former American professional basketball player. He played eleven years for a lot of teams in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
He often played from the center and power forward position. He is also happened to be an actor who has appeared in ‘Axeman at Cutter’s creek’ and ‘Jayhawkers’.
Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Former American professional basketball player Scot Pollard was born in Murray, Utah. His birthday is 12 February 1975. He was named as Scot L. Pollard. His father Pearl Pollard is also a well-known basketball player who played for the University of Utah at his days.
He is from a North American ethnicity and has an American nationality. Before joining Kamiakin High School in Kennewick, Washington he studied at Torrey Pines in San Diego, California. He attended the University of Kansas for his further studies.
Professional Life and Career
Scot Pollard has been playing basketball since 1997 and he retired in 2008. He started playing basketball professionally after being selected by Detroit Pistons in the 1997 NBA Draft. He played 1997-1998 season for the Piston and recorded an average of 2.7 points, 2.2 rebounds, and 0.3 assists per game.
He was then traded to Atlanta Hawks in exchange for Christian Laettner. He was traded to Sacramento Kings after a month is not suited up in a game for Hawks. In 1999 season, he missed several matches due to his injury. Then he was traded to the Indiana Pacers where he recorded an average of 3.2 points, 3.4 rebounds, and 0.4 assists per game.
He signed a one-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on 18 August 2006. On 9 August 2007, he signed another one-year contract with a new team called the Boston Celtics where he has won the 2008 NBA Championship. Shortly after playing for team Celtics, he retired from the NBA.
Besides his playing journey, he has also hosted a ‘Planet Pollard’ on Comcast SportsNet. On 3 October 2014, it was announced that he would join Indiana Pacers radio crew. He is also an actor who has appeared in horror film ‘Axeman at Cutter’s Creek’ and in ‘Jayhawkers’.
Salary and Net Worth
There is no information about his salary and net worth.
Rumor and Controversy
He suffered a controversy when he said, ‘Hey kids, do drug’ looking at the camera during a 20-second timeout. He has also apologized for the incident. Once he was rumored to appear on the hit reality television series ‘Survivor’.
Description Of Body Measurement
Scot Pollard has a height of 6 feet 11 inches. His body weighs 126kg. Besides these facts, there are no details on his hair color, eye color, dress size, and shoe size. Also, his body measurements are not known.
Social Media Profile
Scot Pollard is currently active on Twitter. He has more than 10.8k followers on Twitter. Besides Twitter, he is currently inactive on Facebook and Instagram.