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Abromaitis, Boone, In $1 Million Tourney (With 97 Teams)

Abromaitis, Boone, In $1 Million Tourney (With 97 Teams)

Tim Abromaitis, the Farmington native and former Notre Dame shooting forward, and Josh Boone, the Big East defensive player of the year 10 years ago at UConn, were on different five-on-five basketball teams last summer.

Their teams met in the finals of a $500,000 winner-take-all tournament.

Abromaitis' squad, the Notre Dame Fighting Alumni, beat Boone's Team Barstool, which had four former NBA players plus Boone. As it turned out, neither player took home a dime.

"Zero dollars," Boone said of the runner-up prize.

Abromaitis, 25, was on the roster but unable to play because his season in France was extended. As a result, by the time he got back he was able...