The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the watch list of candidates for the 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award. The award recognizes the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. Candidates exhibit the floor leadership, play-making and ball-handling skills of Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman.
The Basketball Hall of Fame lost Vern Mikkelsen this week at the age of 85. Mikkelsen was one of the NBA greatest defenders during his career, who used his tenacity and athleticism to dominate opposing offensive players.
Basketball Hall of Fame Announces Partnership with First Hoops™ to Capture The Emotional Magic of One’s “First Hoop”
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today a partnership with First Hoops™, created by photographer Michael Paras in cooperation and Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman. First Hoops™ is a series of images and videos that document the first-ever basketball hoops of Hall of Famers, basketball celebrities, contemporary stars and fans from around the world.
he Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today that in honor of National Epilepsy Awareness month, the Hall of Fame will be turning the dome purple from November 14-17, 2013.
The basketball community is mourning the death of Olympic gold medalist Walt Bellamy. Bellamy spent 14 years in the NBA and was the first overall draft pick in 1961. He passed away at the age of 74.