Antoine Walker on Kemba Walker wearing his No. 8: “For him to reach out on social media and ask for my blessings to wear the number was special to me”

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Former players for the Boston Celtics, Antoine Walker and Brian Scalabrine, chatted about Kemba Walker, who is wearing the No. 8 jersey on the current Celtics roster. Antoine previously wore No. 8 on the Boston team (1996–2003, 2005), but seems happy with the revival of his jersey number: