Alex Scales

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Alex Scales
Alex Scales.jpg
Scales in 2006 with the Austin Toros
Free agent
Position Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1978-07-03) July 3, 1978 (age 38)
Racine, Wisconsin
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school Racine Lutheran
(Racine, Wisconsin)
College San Jacinto (1996–1998)
Oregon (1998–2000)
NBA draft 2000 / Undrafted
Playing career 2000–2014
Career history
2000 Basket Livorno (Italy)
2001–2002 Jiangsu Dragons (China)
2002 Central Entrerriano (Argentina)
2002–2003 Grand Rapids Hoops (CBA)
2003–2004 Shanghai Sharks (China)
2004 Huntsville Flight (D-League)
2004–2005 Seoul Samsung Thunders (South Korea)
2005 San Antonio Spurs
2005–2006 Austin Toros (D-League)
2006 Real Madrid (Spain)
2006–2007 Aris Thessaloniki (Greece)
2007–2008 CSK VVS Samara (Russia)
2008–2009 BC Kyiv (Ukraine)
2009 Fortitudo Bologna (Italy)
2010 Oyak Renault (Turkey)
2010–2011 Mersin BB (Turkey)
2012 Atléticos de San Germán (Puerto Rico)
2013 Mersin BB (Turkey)
2014 Tadamon Zouk (Lebanon)
Career highlights and awards

Alex Jerome Scales (born July 3, 1978)[1] is an American professional basketball player who last played for Tadamon Zouk of the Lebanese Basketball League.

Biography[edit]

Born in Racine, Wisconsin, Scales attended Racine Lutheran High School.[2]

He played at the collegiate level at the University of Oregon.

Scales has most recently played with Mersin Büyükşehir Belediyesi S.K. and Oyak Renault of the Turkish Basketball League, as well as BC Kyiv of the Ukrainian Basketball SuperLeague and VTB United League.[3] Previously, he was a member of the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association in 2005. That year, he was also a member of USA Basketball.[4] Playing one game for the Spurs, he was waived on November 28 but was acquired by the NBA Development League team Austin Toros on December 21, 2005.[5][6]

He has also been a member of the Seoul Samsung Thunders of the Korean Basketball League, CSK VVS Samara of the Russian Basketball Super League, Aris B.C. of HEBA A1, Real Madrid Baloncesto of the Liga ACB and Euroleague Basketball, and the Jiangsu Dragons and Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association. He was a FIBA EuroCup All-Star during his time with BC Kyiv.

Scales competes for Team 23 in The Basketball Tournament. He was a guard on the 2015 team who made it to the $1 million championship game, falling 67-65 to Overseas Elite.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alex Scales". Oregon Ducks. Archived from the original on May 13, 2001. 
  2. ^ "Alex Scales". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2011-06-22. 
  3. ^ "Alex Scales". Euro Basket.com. Retrieved 2011-06-22. 
  4. ^ "All-Time USA Men's Basketball Roser-S". USA Basketball. Retrieved 2011-06-22. 
  5. ^ http://www.nba.com/dleague/developments_051222.html
  6. ^ http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/s/scaleal01.html