Basketball Hall of Fame

Tommy Heinsohn, Celtics Hall of Famer, Dead at 86 NBA Tommy Heinsohn, Celtics Hall of Famer, Dead at 86 , 4:09pm, November 10

BOSTON (AP) — Tommy Heinsohn, who as a Boston Celtics player, coach and broadcaster over more than 60 years was…

Lute Olson, Hall of Fame Coach, Dead at 85 College Basketball Lute Olson, Hall of Fame Coach, Dead at 85 , 10:10am, August 28

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Lute Olson, the Hall of Fame coach who turned Arizona into a college basketball powerhouse, has…

10 Iconic NBA Players Who Aren’t in the Hall of Fame NBA 10 Iconic NBA Players Who Aren’t in the Hall of Fame , The League 11:01am, August 27

Springfield, Massachusetts: A place where the beer flows like wine, where the best basketball players ever instinctively flock like the…

Hall of Famer Paul Westphal Diagnosed With Aggressive Brain Cancer NBA Hall of Famer Paul Westphal Diagnosed With Aggressive Brain Cancer , Editor 1:44pm, August 12

For nearly 50 years, Paul Westphal gave basketball everything he had. Whether as a player or a coach, you couldn’t…

Kevin Garnett’s High School Career Paved Way for Young NBA Stars High School Kevin Garnett’s High School Career Paved Way for Young NBA Stars , The League 12:54pm, June 24

Was there anyone more fear-inducing in the paint than Kevin Garnett? KG swallowed shots and hawked a menacing stare, daring…

Marques Haynes Dazzled Globetrotter Fans Around the World NBA Marques Haynes Dazzled Globetrotter Fans Around the World , The League 5:44pm, May 27

The jury is still out on whether Marques Haynes had a string connecting a basketball to his hand. The Harlem…

Kobe, Duncan, Garnett Headline 2020 Hall of Fame Class NBA Kobe, Duncan, Garnett Headline 2020 Hall of Fame Class , 1:19pm, April 4

Kobe Bryant’s resume has yet another entry to prove his greatness: He’s now, officially, a Hall of Famer. And he’s…

Bill Russell Finally Accepts Hall of Fame Ring After 44 Years NBA Bill Russell Finally Accepts Hall of Fame Ring After 44 Years , Editor 4:07pm, November 15

Former Boston Celtics center Bill Russell is a living legend. There’s no debating that fact, so don’t even try. What…

NBA Hero Bill Russell Celebrates 85th Birthday With Legendary Cake NBA NBA Hero Bill Russell Celebrates 85th Birthday With Legendary Cake , Editor 1:48pm, February 12

For the last six decades, maybe even longer, Bill Russell has been as important to the game of basketball as…