Unlike baseball and American football, basketball does not have a Hall of Fame specifically for professional athletes. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame honors players and coaches of all levels (amateur and professional) of basketball from all around the world. It was established in 1959.
In Springfield, Massachusetts
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No, they do not get paid for being in the Hall of Fame. Being in the Hall of Fame is an honor, not a job or reward. The players get paid millions while they were playing; it is not necessary for them to earn more as an NBA Hall of Fame inductee.
There are 31 Celtics in the Basketball Hall of Fame. This includes players, coaches, GM.
i dont think so...duke has never really put out any good quality nba players no duke player has been succcesful in my opininonThere is no Pro Basketball or NBA Hall of Fame. The Basketball Hall of Fame is littered with players you have never heard of who never played in the NBA. Women players, foreign players, college players, all end up in the same hall of fame.
Karl Malone was a professional basketball player in the NBA that played for the Utah Jazz team. He was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010.
There are 278 members in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and 91 members in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame. Click on the 'Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame' link below to see the members and click on the 'Women's Basketball Hall of Fame' to see those members.
The Hall of Fame is officially known as the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and is located in Springfield, Massachusetts.
· Walt Frazier (NBA Hall of Fame)
Women's Basketball Hall of Fame was created in 1999.