Panini America (www.paniniamerica.net), the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company and the exclusive manufacturer of NBA trading cards, announced on Friday that it has reached a multi-year agreement with the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, extending the exclusive relationship that began in 2009 when Panini first entered the U.S. market.
The Basketball Hall of Fame mourns the loss of Jerry Buss, the longtime Los Angeles Lakers owner who was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today, at NBA All-Star Weekend in Houston, an elite list of players and coaches, as the 12 finalists from the North American and Women’s committees to be considered for election in 2013.
Five Direct-Elect Members Announced for the Class of 2013 By the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the first five members of the Class of 2013, all of whom were directly elected by distinguished committees focused on preserving all areas from the game of basketball.
Legendary Coach George Raveling To Receive Basketball Hall of Fame’s 2013 John W. Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award
Nike’s Director of International Basketball and former men’s college basketball coach George Raveling has been selected to receive the 2013 John W. Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, it was announced today.