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You can’t stop Brian Scalabrine

Think there’s not life after the NBA? Think again. The ongoing adventures of the game’s most beloved bench warmer.

ONCE AGAIN, BRIAN SCALABRINE finds himself on a court working on his game. But this time, instead of a basketball, he’s holding a racket and trying to hit a tiny rubber ball that barely bounces. Since being elbowed into retirement last year, the 11-year NBA veteran whose popularity has long dwarfed his playing time has taken up an unlikely sport: squash.

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