Scott Pollard is a retired professional basketball player who played for America. He played for five teams during his eleven-year NBA career. His major tenure with the team were Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers. Here are the complete details about the career, biography and the net worth of Scot Pollard in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Scott was born in Murray, Utah. His date of birth is February 12, 1975. He spent his teenage days in San Diego and later moved to Kennewick, Washington. His father’s name is Pearl Pollard and mother’s name is Marlyn Pollard. His father also played basketball at the University of Utah. He initially played basketball at Torrey Pines High School in San Diego. He played most of his senior year for Kamiakin High School in Kennewick, Washington. Scott finished sixth in Jayhawks history while playing NCAA basketball.
Scott has tied the knot with Dawn Pollard. The couple has one child. There is not much about Scott Pollard in public domain. He keeps his personal life and public life balance. He avoids sharing many details about his own life. Scott is a hair enthusiast. He keeps changing his hairstyle. Pollard was given a nickname “Samurai Scott” during his association with team Sacramento Kings.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Pollard began his career playing for Detroit Pistons when he was selected for 1997 NBA Draft. He played for the first time in 1997-98 NBA season. Pollard was traded off to Atlanta Hawks. However, it was not a successful match. The player was later traded to Sacramento Kings. Due to an injury, he couldn’t play more than 16 games.
He became the strong support for the team. However, in the 2002-03 NBA series, he suffered multiple injuries. Due to this, he was traded to Indiana Pacers. He played from 2003 to 2006 for Indiana Pacers. For the 2006-2007 NBA seasons, he associated with Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers went up to the finals. They lost to
His most successful association was with Boston Celtics for 2007-2008 seasons. Though he played very few games, the team won the 2008 NBA championship. After taking retirement for NBA championship, he tried his career in acting. He played the role of titular Axeman in the horror film “Axeman at Cutter’s Creek.” Pollard even participated as a contestant on “Survivor: Kaoh Rong.” Pollard is a multi-talented basketball player.
Net Worth & Earnings:
How much wealth will a player have who has played for eleven years for a basketball team? Over the course of his career, he has established himself as one of the best players in the NBA. In doing so, he has been successful enough to make a net worth of over $45 million. His source of income does not only come from playing basketball. Scott has also acted in several films after his retirement from the basketball. He worked and produced the movie like “Jayhawkers (2014),” “The Profit (2017).”
Scott Pollard is a basketball enthusiast. He started playing basketball during his school days. Pollard is an inspiration for young who would like to play basketball. His NBA records speak of his stellar performance in NBA.