‘The Legend’ Brian Scalabrine Joins Ice Cube’s BIG3 League
Legendary NWA rapper Ice Cube has some of the NBA’s most exciting players who have ever graced the hardwood playing in his new 3-on-3 basketball league called BIG3.
Most thought it couldn’t get any better…until Monday’s announcement.
The league announced a new wave of signees that includes Brian Scalabrine, Josh Childress, Larry Hughes, Ivan Johnson and Reggie Evans, all of whom will join the draft pool.
— BIG3 (@thebig3) March 6, 2017
The star studded cast of former NBA players that have signed on include the following: Allen Iverson, Chauncey Billups, Gary Payton, Kenyon Martin, Stephen Jackson, Jermaine O’Neal, Rashard Lewis, Jason Williams, Bonzi Wells, Mike Bibby, George “The Iceman” Gervin, Ricky Davis, Al Harrington, Rick Barry, Rick Mahorn, Clyde Drexler, Kenny Anderson, Jamario Moon, Smush Parker, Ruben Patterson and Etan Thomas. Payton, Gervin, Barry, Mahorn and Drexler will serve as coaches, with Iverson serving as a player/coach—the rest are confirmed to play.
The season will tip off on Saturday, June 24, with games taking place every Saturday in a different arena and city across the country—with all eight teams playing on the same day in the same venue.