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DeWayne Jay Scales (born December 28, 1958) is a retired American professional basketball player.

DeWayne Scales
Personal information
Born (1958-12-28) December 28, 1958 (age 60)
Dallas, Texas
Listed height6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight208 lb (94 kg)
Career information
High schoolDavid W. Carter (Dallas, Texas)
CollegeLSU (1977–1980)
NBA draft1980 / Round: 2 / Pick: 36th overall
Selected by the New York Knicks
Playing career1980–1986
PositionPower forward
Number31, 32
Career history
19801982New York Knicks
1982Ohio Mixers
1983–1984Detroit Spirits
1984Washington Bullets
1984–1986Evansville Thunder
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A 6'8" forward from Louisiana State University, Scales played in the NBA from 1980 to 1984 as a member of the New York Knicks and Washington Bullets. Scales averaged 4.6 points per game in his NBA career.[1]


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