Former NBA Defensive Player of the Year Ben Wallace sentenced to a year in jail Published: March 19, 2014

Former NBA All-Star Ben Wallace entered a plea of no contest after he was arrested Tuesday for leaving the scene of a February car crash.

Wallace received a one-year jail sentence, with only two days of the sentence suspended.

Wallace was a four-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year with the Detroit Pistons. He won a championship with the Pistons in 2004.

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