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Scot Pollard
Scot Pollard.jpg
Pollard playing for the Celtics.
No. 31, 62, 66
Position: Power Forward / Small Forward
Personal information
Born: February 12, 1975 (1975-02-12) (age 46)
Murray, Utah
Nationality: Flag of the United States.png American
Physical stats
Listed height: 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight: 278 lbs (126 kg)
National Basketball Association career
Debut: 1997 for the Detroit Pistons
Final game: 2008 for the Boston Celtics
Career information
High school: Torrey Pines
(San Diego, California)
(Kennewick, Washington)
College: Kansas (1993–1997)
NBA Draft: 1997 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19th overall
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Playing career: 1997-2008 (11 years)
Career history
1997-1998 Detroit Pistons
19992003 Sacramento Kings
2003-2006 Indiana Pacers
2006–2007 Cleveland Cavaliers
2007-2008 Boston Celtics
Career highlights and awards profile profile

Scot L. Pollard (born February 12, 1975), or "Samurai Scot", is a retired American professional basketball player. Pollard was known for his different hairstyles and his defense. In an eleven-year NBA career, he played for five teams, spending the bulk of his career with the Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers.

Pollard was born in Murray, Utah, and grew up in San Diego and Kennewick, Washington. He attended the University of Kansas and was the 19th pick of the 1997 NBA Draft, selected by the Detroit Pistons. For every season, except his first, Pollard appeared in the NBA Playoffs including in the 2007 Finals with the Cleveland Cavaliers getting swept by the San Antonio Spurs. He won a championship in his final season with the Boston Celtics in 2008.

In 2016, Pollard appeared as a contestant in Survivor: Kaôh Rōng, the 32nd season of the American CBS competitive reality television series Survivor. The competition was filmed in Kaoh Rong, Cambodia during the spring of 2015 and premiered on February 17, 2016. He placed 8th, being the 9th person voted off of Survivor: Kaôh Rōng.

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Boston Celtics 2007–08 season roster
5 Gаrnett • 9 Rondo • 11 Davis • 13 Pruitt • 20 R. Allen • 28 Cassell • 34 Pierce • 41 Posey • 42 T. Allen • 43 Perkins • 44 Scalabrine • 50 House • 66 Pollard • 93 Brown • 0 Powe
Players who left during the season
Head coach: Doc Rivers
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