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  NBA.com: Hall of Fame 2008
Fourteen years later the trio are reunited as peers entering the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as members of the Class of 2008.
Davidson was elected to the Hall of Fame as a contributor.
Dick Vitale, a former high school, college and professional basketball coach, was elected to the Hall of Fame as a contributor for his successful run as a color commentator on the college game.
www.nba.com /encyclopedia/hof_2008.html   (472 words)

  
  Basketball Hall of Fame - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1985 a new hall off-campus was opened near downtown Springfield on the east bank of the Connecticut River.
The Hall of Fame's most glaring blemishes include the presence among its inductees of several scurrilous or otherwise undeserving figures, as well as the absence of one of the most respected and influential basketball minds in history, Coach Tex Winter.
The Hall also presents the Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award to the female player under 68in in height and the male player under 72in in height who are determined to have been the nation's best student-athletes.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Basketball_Hall_of_Fame   (558 words)

  
 Basketball Hall of Fame: Tutte le informazioni su Basketball Hall of Fame su Encyclopedia.it   (Site not responding. Last check: )
La "Basketball Hall of Fame" fu fondata nel 1959, partendo da un piccolo edificio fino a quello attuale.
Il 28 settembre 2002, la "Hall of Fame" trovò la sua terza e definitiva sede in un nuovo apposito edificio, costato 45 milioni di dollari, per una superficie di più di 8.000 metri quadrati.
Lista dei membri della Basketball Hall of Fame
www.encyclopedia.it /b/ba/basketball_hall_of_fame.html   (257 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Basketball Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, located at 62 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, United States, is a semi-official museum operated by private interests that serves as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in the United States and beyond, the display...
Hall finished her career 10th in single-season scoring (15.2), ninth in career rebounds (419), fifth in career assists (279) and second in career steals (206).
Austin, who played with the Hall of Fame duo of Wicks and Sticks (Sue Wicks and Regina Howard), was a four-year starter on teams that won two Atlantic 10 Tournament Championships and advanced to the NCAA Tournament all four seasons.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Basketball_Hall_of_Fame   (1416 words)

  
 Basketball Hall of Fame - Hoopedia
On February 17, 1968, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame opened its doors to the public.
On June 9, the Basketball Hall of Fame closed on the campus of Springfield College.
On June 30, a new state-of-the-art, $11.5 million, three-level Hall of Fame was unveiled to the public.
hoopedia.nba.com /index.php/Basketball_Hall_of_Fame   (277 words)

  
 Hoop Hall History Page
Basketball's history is long and storied, so remember to check this section often for updates.
Republication or redistribution of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.
www.hoophall.com /history/history.htm   (128 words)

  
 Basketball Hall of Fame finalists for 2004
He is a finalist to join John Wooden and Lenny Wilkens as members of the Hall of Fame as both a player and a coach.
Woodard played international basketball in the Italian League where she led the league in scoring in 1982 and 1989 and led Eni-Chem of Priolo to the Italian national championship in 1989.
She was elected to the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2002.
www.insidehoops.com /hall-fame-021604.shtml   (3110 words)

  
 Basketball Games - basketball hall of fame   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 ESPN - Hall of Fame still neglecting a few greats - NBA
To be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, a candidate must be approved by 18 of 24 members of the honors committee (composed of players, coaches and media members), who are basing their decision on the nominee's "total contribution" to the game.
He is one of the few basketball players in history to average 30 points a game for four straight seasons (1980-81 to 1983-84), and he led the league in scoring twice.
It's not the ABA and NBA Hall of Fame, it's the Basketball Hall of Fame.
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 ESPN.com: NBA - Parish, Worthy, Meadowlark headline Hall of Fame class
Hall of Fame "teammates" Robert Parish, left, and James Worthy represented both sides of the fierce Celtics-Lakers rivalry of the 1980s.
Also chosen for the basketball shrine were Meadowlark Lemon of the Harlem Globetrotters, NBA pioneer Earl Lloyd, longtime Louisiana Tech women's coach Leon Barmore, Italian player Dino Meneghin and the late Chick Hearn, who broadcast 3,338 consecutive Laker games.
Lemon was known as the Clown Prince of Basketball for his antics with the Globetrotters.
espn.go.com /nba/news/2003/0407/1535148.html   (733 words)

  
 12 New Members Inducted Into Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 1980 Al Carino, the founder and longtime president of the Basketball Club of South Jersey, set the wheels in motion for the establishment of a South Jersey Hall of Fame.
In 1981, the first Hall of Fame Inductees were honored and in 1982, the first females were inducted into the Hall of Fame.
He was a dominant inside player for Hall of Fame coach Pete Monska on teams that went unbeaten and won State Group 3 championships in 1958 and 1959.
www.sjsports.com /basketball/ajcbcsj/HallofFame2000.html   (2903 words)

  
 InsideHoops - Basketball Hall of Fame
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today that four players, one coach and one contributor have been elected for Enshrinement on September 10, 2004 in Springfield, Mass., the birthplace of basketball.
The six new electees represent the 46th group to enter the Hall of Fame since the process began in 1959.
Sharman joins John Wooden and Lenny Wilkens as only the third person in Basketball Hall of Fame history to be enshrined as both a coach and a player.
www.insidehoops.com /hall-fame-new-040504.shtml   (1411 words)

  
 Woodard Named A 2005 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee ::
The Hall of Fame's inaugural class of inductees was announced during the 1998 Tip-Off Classic.
The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame's Board of Directors serves as the selection committee in determining which individuals will be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
The mission of the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, which opened in June 1999, is to "honor the past, celebrate the present, and promote the future" of women's basketball.
kuathletics.collegesports.com /sports/w-baskbl/spec-rel/111404aaa.html   (641 words)

  
 National Wheelchair Basketball Association Hall of Fame
In addition to the information that is listed about our Hall of Fame Members, you will be able to browse some of our other listings which we hope will increase your knowledge of Wheelchair Basketball and the people who have made our game the premier sport for the disabled.
The 59th NWBT in Lexington Kentucky was attended by 21 members of the NWBA Hall of Fame.
In 1990, the NWBA collaborated with the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA and dedicated an exhibit honoring the National Wheelchair Basketball Hall of Fame members.
www.nwbahof.org   (341 words)

  
 Basketball Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The basketball hall of fame, founded by the National Association of Basketball Coaches, opened it's doors October, 1949, in a two-room office on the campus of Springfield College in Massachusetts, where James Naismith invented basketball in 1891.
Nominees for the basketball hall of fame are voted upon by a 24-member committee of trustees, media, and inducted members.
For nomination into the basketball hall of fame, players and referees must be retired for five years to be nominated.
www.all-sports-posters.com /basketball-hall-of-fame.html   (289 words)

  
 Basketball BC Hall of Fame - Home
Congratulations to the following ten individuals and one team who were inducted into the Basketball BC Hall of Fame Class of 2007.
These inductees were honoured at the Annual Hall of Fame and Awards Dinner in April.
This year’s inductees join 38 individuals and 4 teams inducted since the inception of the Hall of Fame in 2003.
basketball.bc.ca /halloffame   (57 words)

  
 databaseBasketball.com - NBA Basketball Statistics, Draft, Awards, and History
When we think of hall of fames we usually think of them as being associated with one particular institution, such as the Baseball Hall of Fame and MLB or the Football Hall of Fame and the NFL, but basketball is different for a number of reasons.
Because of all of this, the basketball hall of fame has a wider variety and more diverse selection of players, coaches and contributors.
For example, Arvydas Sabonis may make the hall of fame, but it will have more to do with his performance on the Russian National Team than for his play in the NBA.
www.basketballreference.com /about/abouthofm.htm   (905 words)

  
 New basketball Hall of Famers take victory lap at Statehouse - Boston.com
Each was feted by lawmakers with a ceremony in the Senate, a reception outside the House of Representatives and a news conference at the foot of the building's Grand Staircase.
It was a victory lap one day after their induction was announced, a nod to Springfield as the birthplace of basketball, and to Boston as the host of the 25th anniversary NCAA Women's Final Four championship.
The normally outspoken Barkley, now a TV basketball analyst, was subdued during the Senate ceremony, where each inductee was recognized with speeches and presented a proclamation commemorating their achievement.
www.boston.com /news/local/massachusetts/articles/2006/04/04/new_basketball_hall_of_famers_take_victory_lap_at_statehouse   (392 words)

  
 Heritage Surveys - Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
The Heritage Surveys team was involved in all stages of creation of the new Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame: pre-demolition, pre-construction, construction and post-construction.
The original Basketball Hall of Fame opened in 1968 on the campus of Springfield College.
The new BHOF is a very impressive, complete museum and entertainment complex, part of which is in the shape of a basketball.
www.heritagesurveys.com /bballhall   (298 words)

  
 Basketball Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: )
New England, where the game of basketball was invented in 1891, now has its own regional basketball hall of fame, which saw its first class of inductees honored in October 2002.
Unlike the National Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass., this hall of fame will honor only players, coaches and others who were involved in the sport in New England.
Doyle stated, "An important objective of the New England Basketball Hall of Fame is to honor a wide variety of individuals and teams whose important contributions have been at the heart of New England basketball success."
www.internationalsport.com /basketball   (319 words)

  
 Hall of Fame :: Individuals with Iowa ties who are inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame
Hall of Fame :: Individuals with Iowa ties who are inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame
Four individuals with ties to the University of Iowa are members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass.
Inducted in 1978, John B. McLendon was the first African-American coach inducted into the Hall of Fame.
hawkeyesports.cstv.com /sports/m-baskbl/stats/062504aad.html   (356 words)

  
 Springfield Fun - Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield, Massachusetts
is the birthplace of basketball and is also the home to the Basketball Hall of Fame.
The Hall of Fame is open 362 days a year, seven days a week, from 10:00 a.m.
The Hall of Fame is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
www.springfieldfun.com /halloffame.htm   (283 words)

  
 WBHOF
From May through August 2006, use your Volunteer Landing Combo Pass at the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, Three Rivers Rambler and Star of Knoxville Roverboat for a fun and educational experience with the entire family.
The goal of the occasion is to celebrate the accomplishments of museums over the past 100 years, increase public awareness and knowledge of the value of museums, and assist museums in meeting the future challenges of educating and inspiring a changing society.
As part of this celebration, the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame will focus on how museums strengthen and enrich the lives of people in the local community.
www.wbhof.com /menu.htm   (444 words)

  
 www.UConnHuskies.com Mens Basketball
The UCONN Men’s Basketball exhibit is the first new exhibit added to the “Coaches and Teams” gallery since the current Hall of Fame complex opened in September, 2002.
Calhoun was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2005, and will be enshrined in ceremonies in Springfield on September 9 and 10.
Individual tickets to the 2005 Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony on Friday September 9th and the Induction Celebration on Saturday, September 10th are now on sale.
www.uconnhuskies.com /AllStories/MBasketball/2005/07/19/20050719.html   (706 words)

  
 basketball hall of fame Search-e.com | basketballhalloffame   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The original Lithuanian slam-dunking skeleton from the Barcelona Olympics is enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame.
The Illinois Basketball Hall of Fame is governed by...
The mission of The Manitoba Basketball Hall of Fame is: to induct into the Hall athletes, teams and builders for their outstanding achievements in the sport of basketball in Manitoba; to preserve...
www.search-e.com /find/basketball+hall+of+fame.shtml   (1484 words)

  
 College Basketball Hall Of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Basketball Hall of Fame and The Hartford announce a new three-year partnership to present the Bob Cousy Award, an honor presented to the Nations
Hall of Famer Clarence "Big House" Gaines, one of college basketball's winningest coaches during his 47...
...The Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in Jackson, MS offers a fun and educational outing.....A month into the 2005 college football season and it appears that JSU and USM are...
www.itsyourprerogative.com /college-basketball-hall-of-fame.html   (298 words)

  
 Barkley headlines 2006 Basketball Hall of Fame class - HoopsVibe   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Indianapolis, IN (Basketball News) - The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced its 2006 class on Monday, with a trio of NBA legends, Charles Barkley, Dominique Wilkins and Joe Dumars, leading the way.
Since my retirement from basketball, I have waited for this call and am honored to be recognized as one of the greatest to have ever played the game.
He was the first commissioner of the Big East Conference and served as the Chair of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Committee from 1982-1984, during which time he was responsible for the expansion of the tournament to 64 teams and the use of domed stadiums for the Final Four.
www.hoopsvibe.com /nba/nba-news/barkley-headlines-2006-basketball-hall-of-fame-class-ar30859.html   (739 words)

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