Hall of Fame basketball coach Don Nelson used to have a saying about a role player and what sometimes happens when you give him too much playing time. “You have to be careful, though,” Nelson would say about over-using the part-time player. Show More Summary
Jerry Tarkanian, a Hall of Fame basketball coach whose University of Nevada-Las Vegas Runnin’ Rebels squads of the 1970s and 1980s were some of the most entertaining college basketball teams ever, remained hospitalized late Friday at Valley Hospital in Las Vegas. His family said he was suffering from pneumonia. Doctors were also checking to see
Alonzo Mourning, former Miami Heat center, has been named a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2014, reports Fox Sports. Mourning, 44, will be inducted to the Hall of Fame on August 8th at Springfield, Massachusetts. Joining Mourning for induction will be former Golden State/Sacramento guard and Fort Lauderdale product
Here’s the Miami Herald reporting on some Heat legends: Odds are Tim Hardaway is going to get into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame sooner rather than later. But there’s no doubt the five-time All-Star point guard — now a 47-year-old scout with the Heat — is disappointed he’s not joining the Hall in Springfield, Mass., [...]
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Here’s the Miami Herald reporting on retired NBA center Alonzo Mourning, who will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame this August: The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame made official Monday what has been known for days: Alonzo Mourning will be among those inducted in the 2014 class, in a ceremony scheduled for August [...]
Though he was only hours away from the most important basketball game of his life, Shabazz Napier went to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announcement on Monday because he was being honored with the Bob Cousy Award as the nation's best point guard.
Alonzo Mourning went to Georgetown to play basketball, not discover the world. The 6-foot-10 center who won an NBA title with the Miami Heat was voted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the 10 members of the Class of 2014 to be honored August 7-9, 2014 during this year's Enshrinement Ceremonies. This year's list includes Immaculata University's AIAW National...Show More Summary
It’s that time of year again where we find out which guys have been elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame and which guys will have to wait until next year. This time around the list of names are very interesting, headlined by Alonzo Mourning, Mitch Richmond, Tim Hardaway, Kevin Johnson and Spencer Haywood. Alonzo […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The women’s basketball Final Four features Hall of Fame coaches, star Women’s Basketball Final Four Loaded With Stars - -
Here’s the South Florida Sun Sentinel with some analysis: The NBA should have its own hall of fame. There is a College Basketball Hall of Fame in Kansas City, a Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame in Knoxville and a FIBA (international) Hall of Fame in Spain. But when it comes to NBA inductees, they go into the Naismith [...]
If and when San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich ever retires, we recommend he not only be immediately inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, but that he be given his own wing of the building—a space where...Show More Summary
An homage to the lead characters of three classic basketball movies: Jesus Shuttlesworth from He Got Game, Sidney Deane and Billy Hoyle from White Men Can’t Jump and Kyle Lee Watson, Shep and Birdie from Above the Rim.
Kevin McHale has "Hall of Fame player," "general manager" and "successful head coach" on his resume. He carries major clout. That's why the most talented high school basketball players should fear him, and the University of Kentucky may have to alter its recruiting system. Show More Summary
In September 2009, Michael Jordan was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and to commemorate the event, Sports Illustrated devoted an issue to highlighting Michael Jordan's legendary career. Sports Illustrated offered Jewel-Osco supermarkets ("Jewel") a free ad in the magazine, in exchange for Jewel selling the magazines in......
David Stern is going from the NBA commissioner’s office to the Hall of Fame. The recently retired Stern was elected Friday to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and will be enshrined with the class of 2014 on Aug. 8 in Springfield, Mass. Alonzo Mourning, Tim Hardaway, Mitch Richmond, Kevin Johnson and Spencer Haywood are hoping [...]
With the NBA's best players set to play in the All-Star Game on Sunday, many of the greatest competitors in NBA history were named finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday. Among those with an opportunity...Show More Summary