TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies are a perfect 10. The Hall of Fame coach joined some elite company in UCLA's John Wooden after tying the Wizard of Westwood with his 10th NCAA Tournament title. "Obviously it's a very significant number because that's the number that's been out there and people want to talk about it. Show More Summary
At halftime of the national championship game, the 2015 inductees into the basketball hall of fame were introduced to the Lucas Oil Stadium crowd. Kentucky coach John Calipari – one of the inductees – was, unsurprisingly, booed heavily...Show More Summary
The Basketball Hall of Fame has announced their latest Class for 2015. As all of you know, we here at Notinhalloffame.com only rank players and have not yet branched out to coaches and administrators, thus there are no rankings associated...Show More Summary
11 new members are set to be enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame this year. The post Dikembe Mutombo, Spencer Haywood, John Calipari Headline 2015 Basketball Hall of Fame Inductees appeared first on SLAMonline...
Kentucky coach John Calipari and Spencer Haywood are among 11 new inductees going into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame this year.
The Kentucky coach was named as a member of the 2015 Basketball Hall of Fame class. He'll be joined by Dikembe Mutombo, Dick Bavetta, Spencer Haywood, Lisa Leslie and Jo Jo White. What was once a bitter weekend for John Calipari now has a silver lining. Show More Summary
Jerry Colangelo, Chairman of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame's Board of Governors, announced Monday the launch of the "It's Time to Step Forward" Capital Campaign to support the technological renovation and solidify the endowment of the Basketball Hall of Fame. Show More Summary
INDIANAPOLIS — Following the official announcement that he was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, Kentucky coach John Calipari told reporters he expects at least five — and possibly seven — Wildcats to declare for the NBA Draft. We reported here this week that an NBA scout said as many as seven players “are gone” […]
Dikembe Mutombo, an eight-times NBA All-Star who was famous for swatting away opponents' shots and wagging his finger at them, was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday.
Calipari became the seventh active college basketball coach to be elected.
Monday, at a Press Event presented by Haggar Clothing Company, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the 11 members of the Class of 2015 to be honored September 10-12, 2015 during this year's Enshrinement Ceremonies in Springfield, Massachusetts. Show More Summary
By JOSH NEWMAN It will turn out to be a bittersweet weekend for Kentucky head coach John Calipari. His Wildcats saw their perfect season come to an end on Saturday night at the hands of Wisconsin, but according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, the 56-year-old Calipari has been voted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of […]
Kentucky head coach John Calipari has reportedly received enough votes to get inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part of its 2015 class. Jeff Goodman of ESPN passed along the news one day after the Wildcats'...Show More Summary
The 2015 Final Four in Indianapolis will feature Hall of Fame coaches, first round draft picks and rabid fans. Kentucky hasn't given into the pressure of being declared one of the best college basketball teams of all time. Duke has overcome...Show More Summary
On the basketball court, Steve Nash was a transcendent talent who revolutionized modern point guard play, and for that reason alone, his illustrious career deserves to be celebrated. Saturday afternoon, the future Hall of Fame inductee...Show More Summary
The Very Best Michael Jordan Crying Memes Michael Jordan is the GOAT. He’s the GOAT basketball player, athlete, jeans-wearer and CEO. But he’s also the GOAT of crying memes. People are using his Hall Of Fame speech tears and putting
Hall of Fame basketball coach Pat Riley once said of Alonzo Mourning, “Nobody I’ve been around has more blood and sweat equity in this game than this man, Alonzo.” This from a man that coached the” Showtime” Los Angeles Lakers with Magic Johnson and the New York Knicks of the 1990s, widely known as one of the roughest teams to play ball. Show More Summary
On the day that our rescue dog, Rocky, was born in Morristown, Tennessee -- on June 11, 2011 -- I was practically a bounce-pass away in Knoxville, doing an event at the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame for my recently released book, Bird...Show More Summary
The Illinois High School Association has discovered some incredible vintage basketball footage shot during the Great Depression by Hall of Fame basketball coach and administrator H.V. Porter. And they’ve been kind enough to share with the basketball-loving world an eight-minute segment of the Illinois high school championship tournament between 1932 and 1936. If you are […]
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the fifteen watch list members for the 2015 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award. Named after Hall of Famer and three-time NCAA Champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the annual honor in its inaugural year recognizes the top centers in men’s college basketball. Show More Summary