Brian Scalabrine Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Abhijeet Modi
Jan 31, 2024 By Abhijeet Modi
Originally Published on May 19, 2022
Brian Scalabrine, also known as White Mamba, had a great NCAA Tournament with the University of Southern California
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About Brian Scalabrine

Brian 'White Mamba' Scalabrine, commonly known as Brian Scalabrine, is a television analyst who works for the Boston Celtics of the NBA (National Basketball Association).
He is also a former basketball player whose position in basketball is a power forward. Brian Scalabrine is well known as a co-host for the show 'The Starting Lineup' on SiriusXM NBA Radio.
He first played for his college basketball team named Thunderbirds after he enrolled in Highline College in 1996. Being a successful television analyst for CBS Sports and former American basketball player, Brian Scalabrine makes money from his successful career.

Brian Scalabrine’s Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Brian Scalabrine’s net worth?

The estimated net worth of Brian Scalabrine is around $10 million.

How much does Brian Scalabrine earn per year?

There are no clear details regarding his yearly income of Brian Scalabrine.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Brian Scalabrine?

Brian Scalabrine is 6 ft 9 in (206 cm) tall.

How old is Brian Scalabrine?

Brian was born on March 18, 1978, in Long Beach, California, and as of May 2022, he is 44 years old.

Childhood And Education

Brian Scalabrine was born in Long Beach, California, and he grew up with three siblings. Details about his early life and family are unknown.
Brian completed his school studies at Enumclaw High School, Enumclaw, Washington. In 1996, after completing his school studies, he attended Highline College and started playing basketball with Thunderbirds. As a Highline freshman, Brian led the team with an average of 17 double-doubles, rebounds, blocks, and 75% free throw percentage.
In the 1996-1997 season, the Thunderbirds won the state-level junior college championship, and in 1998, Brian got transferred to the University of Southern California (USC). During his college days, the position of play for Brian is the center position. Moreover, he is a top scorer of the rebounds and goals.
During the 2001 NBS Draft, Brian Scalabrine got selected by the New Jersey Nets in the second round. Brian played for the New Jersey Nets for four consecutive seasons.
He signed with the Boston Celtics in 2005 and won a championship in the 2008 season. In 2011, Brian signed an agreement with the Chicago Bulls and stayed there till the next year. He served as a backup power forward during all seasons.
In 2014, Scalabrine started working as an analyst for the Celtic games.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Brian Scalabrine’s partner?

Brian Scalabrine got married to Kristen Couch in 2003. Their marriage venue was in Hawaii and the couple is blessed with two children.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Brian Scalabrine is best known as an American former professional basketball player with 1,594 points, 1,034 rebounds, and 436 Assists throughout his playing career. He is also best known for being a television analyst for the Boston Celtics. In 2002, Brian Scalabrine made his NBA debut with the New Jersey Nets and played six playoff games during this debut season. During the 2001-2002 season, the New Jersey Nets were the Eastern Conference Champion. The New Jersey Nets gave Brian Scalabrine the nickname Veal.
In 2010, Scalabrine signed a non-guaranteed contract with the Chicago Bulls. During the 2010-2011 season, Brian Scalabrine played a total of 18 games with the Chicago Bulls.
During the 2011 NBA lockout, Scalabrine joined the Benetton Treviso.
In the December 2011 season, Brian rejoined the Chicago Bulls. He played 28 games with the Bulls, and he was recruited as an assistant coach in the Chicago Bulls. But the plan of Brian Scalabrine was to become a broadcaster for the Boston Celtics.
In September 2012, Brian announced that he might join as a commentator of Comcast SportsNet New England. He also described his job as a commentator would be a trial run, and he might resume his career as a basketball player.
In 2013, Mark Jackson, the coach of the Golden State Warriors, announced that Brian Scalabrine would be joining his coaching staff. Due to certain affiliations, Mark reassigned Scalabrine as Golden State Warriors D-League.

Charity Work

As per the media reports, Brian tries to give back to his community by teaching young kids basketball over the summers and helping them achieve their dream to reach the National Basketball Association.

What awards has Brian Scalabrine won?

Brian Scalabrine won the NBA Championship in the 2008 season, and during the 2008 season, he signed with the Boston Celtics and played for them.
In 2000, he was honored with the First-team All-Pac-10 during his second season with USC (University of Southern California).

Other Interesting Brian Scalabrine Facts And Trivia

  • Brian serves as a member of the Sports Philanthropy Organization (athletes for hope).
  • In a short time, Brian Scalabrine became a famous basketball player, and he is popularly called 'The White Mamba' by his fans.
  • Brian Scalabrine served from 2001 to 2005 for the New Jersey Nets, and from 2005 to 2010, he played for the Boston Celtics.
  • From 2010 to 2012, he served for the Chicago Bulls. Following that from 2013 to 2014, he worked as an assistant coach for Golden State Warriors.
  • To announce his return as a Comcast SportsNet announcer, Brian Scalabrine wrote an essay to the Boston Celtics.
  • His show 'The Starting Lineup' is telecasted from 7 am-10 am ET on NBA radio.
  • Brian Scalabrine belongs to the American Nationality, and his zodiac sign is Pisces.
  • Despite a stellar 2008 season, he could not make an appearance in the NBA playoffs.
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Brian Scalabrine Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Place of Birth

Long Beach, California



206 cm


Former Basketball Player, Television Analyst


Highline College

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