Congratulations to Blue Highway’s Wayne Taylor, who is set to be conducted into the Virginia Country Music Hall of Fame next week! He will be among prestigious company, as the Hall of Fame includes such luminaries as Patsy Cline, Mother Maybelle Carter, and Dr. Show More Summary
Tickets are now available for the 2016 Minnesota Boxing Hall of Fame banquet and induction ceremonies on October 14th. $65, provides admission to the ceremonies that includes dinner. Social hour begins at 5 p.m. Dinner and the ceremonies get under … Continue reading ? The post Minnesota Boxing Hall of Fame Update appeared first on Boxing News.
The Buffalo Veteran Boxers Association inducted Swanson Communications President Kelly Swanson into the Ring 44 Buffalo Boxing Hall of Fame on Friday, September 23 as part of its 20th class. Swanson, [...] The post Swanson Communications President Kelly Swanson Inducted Into Buffalo’s Ring 44 Boxing Hall Of Fame appeared first on Boxing News 24.
The Oklahoman profiles a retired Oklahoma Turnpike Authority toll collector and Vietnam veteran Willard F. Parish who will be inducted into the Oklahoma Military Hall of Fame on Oct. 21. The report adds that Parish was awarded the Silver...Show More Summary
Garnett will join NBA icons Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant when they’re eligible for induction in five years. There are only two other classes that approach this one, as we discuss:
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam Longtime Wooster diving coach to inducted into International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame Read the full story on SwimSwam: Wooster Diving Coach Inducted into Masters Hall of Fame
Mark Jones is one of the most versatile and longest-serving play-by-play commentators and studio hosts for ESPN and ABC, working for those networks since 1990, but it’s his athletic career that’s going to see him honored this weekend. Before The post ESPN’s Mark Jones to be inducted into York University Hall of Fame appeared first on Awful Announcing.
Fresh off his induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame last week, former Philadelphia 76ers star Allen Iverson made an appearance on the Late Show Wednesday, where he opined on his role as a cultural groundbreaker of sorts in the ...
The National Toy Hall of Fame has announced their finalists for the 2016 induction. Although a majority of the finalists are books, games, and toys, this year’s list of potential inductees also includes bubble wrap. According to the company website, the National Toy Hall of Fame, which was founded in 1998, “recognizes toys that have... Show More Summary
Notable Hall of Fame inductees include Hot Wheels, the cardboard box, Silly Putty, Barbie and a stick. In 2015, Twister, the puppet and the Super Soaker squirt gun were inducted. The post National Toy Hall of Fame 2016 Nominees Include Transformers, Care Bears appeared first on CBR.com.
Tom Izzo was officially inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame on Friday night. His speech was … well, it was an acceptance speech. He went for about 15 minutes, thanking his parents and his wife and his kids. He spoke about Jud Heathcoate, the legendary head coach that hired him at MSU, and Steve […]
Good morning. We have that and more in Monday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let’s basketball. WE TALKIN’ ABOUT INDUCTION: Allen Iverson gave a barnburner of a speech at the Hall of Fame on Friday. Go watch it. SHAQ ATTACK: You’ll be unsurprised to learn Shaq turned his Hall of Fame induction speech into a roast. Show More Summary
By Braden Keith on SwimSwam University of Florida assistant Leah Stancil has been inducted into the initial class of the Barbados Sports Hall of Fame. Read the full story on SwimSwam: University of Florida Coach Stancil Inducted to Barbados Hall of Fame
Watch Allen Iverson’s Emotional Basketball Hall Of Fame Induction Speech Instagram Allen Iverson made history in Springfield, Ma last night: he wore a suit for the first time since he was drafted into the NBA. You can take the boy
On Friday, Philadelphia 76ers great Allen Iverson and Los Angeles Lakers great Shaquille O’Neal were both inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The two greats faced off against each other for years in the NBA, most notably in 2000, when the 76ers stunned the world by defeating the previously unbeaten Lakers squad in Game 1 […]
Draymond, Z-Bo, Iguodala and others chimed in. The post Tweetcap: NBA Players React to the 2016 Hall of Fame Induction appeared first on SLAMonline.
Although there were many names of note inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday, no one’s speech was quite as gracious, real and moving as that of Allen Iverson, who admittedly has been through many ups and downs in his life and career. Iverson, who remained choked up through his entire […]
Yao Ming, who inspired a generation of NBA fans in his native China, wistfully acknowledged a career that "ended too soon" as he was inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday.
The 7-foot-6 Chinese superstar will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on Friday.