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Brian Scalabrine Is The Most Memeable Player In The NBA

Meet the White Mamba ...

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We are all familiar with Crying MJ, Lebron's hairline, and the oft-injured Derrick Rose as popular NBA memes, but let me introduce to you what might be the most memed athlete in the history of sport, Brian Scalabrine.

The man, the legend, the meme

An NBA Champ with the Boston Celtics and a former All-American while at Universty of Souther California, Scalabrine was no scrub on the court, but you wouldn't know that by fan memes.

An NBA Champ with the Boston Celtics and a former All-American while at Universty of Souther California, Scalabrine was no scrub on the court, but you wouldn't know that by fan memes.

What makes the White Mamba so memebale? Is it his seemingly unathletic frame? His awkward movements? His tufts of red hair? No one really knows. Statistically, Scal was far from the worst and he showed glimpses of brilliance on the court though some might argue most of his career was spent on the bench.
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What makes the White Mamba so memebale? Is it his seemingly unathletic frame? His awkward movements? His tufts of red hair? No one really knows. Statistically, Scal was far from the worst and he showed glimpses of brilliance on the court though some might argue most of his career was spent on the bench.

***Low Key Jig Alert***

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Regardless of the savage nature of NBA fans, it's nice to see something different. In an age where athletes are expected to be uber-alphas, it's nice to see a quirky ginger shake up expectations now-and-then. The White Mamba's career on the court has come to an end, but the memes keep coming. Scalabrine is now an analyst and commentator for the Boston Celtics.

Here are the internet's best and most brutal Scal memes

The White Mamba keeps us watching, according to this chart.
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The White Mamba keeps us watching, according to this chart.

The GOAT

It's hard to argue that Scalabrine isn't The Greatest Of All Time, at least in the world of memes.
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It's hard to argue that Scalabrine isn't The Greatest Of All Time, at least in the world of memes.

UUMMMMMM....

This one may not even make sense, but it does show the internets willingness to gift us another Scal meme.
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This one may not even make sense, but it does show the internets willingness to gift us another Scal meme.

The Ultimate Comparison

Let them debate ...

Let them debate ...

Wrong Sport

Scalabrine has transcended the NBA memeiverse, even NFL fans are joining in.
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Scalabrine has transcended the NBA memeiverse, even NFL fans are joining in.

Stats Don't Lie

Even with an NBA championship Scalabrine can't get a break.

Even with an NBA championship Scalabrine can't get a break.

The Competition

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The NBA is arguably the most competitive sporting league in the world, even in the world of Memes. Watch your back Scal, Nick Young has his eyes on the throne.

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