Steve Nash, Jason Kidd and Grant Hill - and former Trail Blazers coach Maurice Cheeks - are among the 13-member class that will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in September. He's Canada's greatest NBA player ever and he got the HOF resume with those MVPs, being an eight-time NBA All-Star, and being three-time All-NBA First Team member. "I would like to thank the Hall of Fame for doing this". Hill won two NCAA titles at Duke and seven NBA All-Star selections.
The other inductees include longtime college coach Charles "Lefty" Driesell, WNBA star Tina Thompson, NBA executive Rick Welts, black women's basketball and tennis pioneer Ora Mae Washington and European star and ex-Celtic Dino Radja.
Nash and Kidd were two of the greatest point guards of their generation.
Pleasant weather set for Easter Sunday The low will be around 46, with a south wind of 7 to 17 miles per hour , gusting as high as 29 miles per hour . Some flurries are possible in the morning but the better chance for snow comes Sunday night .
Dubai World Cup 2018 $30m, 60000 People, 118 Horses Bin Suroor was delighted to have claimed an eighth Dubai World Cup for the race's founder Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Saeed did a great job and the horse made everything - it makes the jockey's life so easy when ride you great horses.
Cheeks played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association, including 11 for the 76ers, whom he helped win the 1983 National Basketball Association title. Across his almost two-decade career, Kidd amassed 12,091 assists (8.7 apg) and 2,684 steals (1.93 spg) and still ranks second among the NBA's all-time leaders in both categories. Kidd earned 10 All-Star selections. However, if you want the resume he's an NBA champion (2011 Dallas Mavericks), five-time All-NBA First Team, four-times All-Defensive First Team, a 10-time NBA All-Star, and the 1995 NBA Co-Rookie of the Year. Cheeks, best known as a point guard for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1980s and then as a head coach for three franchises, played briefly for the Knicks and Nets.
Kidd played nearly five seasons with the Suns. As complete a point guard as there has been, he ranks second in league history in assists (12,091), second in steals (2,684) and ninth in 3-point field goals (1,988).
KATIE SMITH. The WNBA Finals MVP (2008) and a two-time WNBA Champion with the Detroit Shock (2006, 2008), she is the all-time leading scorer in women's professional basketball, plus has three Olympic gold medals. Driesell is the only NCAA coach to win 100 games at four different schools. Thorn has a lengthy career as a player, coach and executive.
Winter added, "There are certain comparisons". " Hopefully within the next month or so, we'll have news that will stick ". Party on dudes! It looks like the long-gestating Bill and Ted 3 is getting closer to being put into production.
They include space science, communication, navigation, high-resolution remote sensing and high bandwidth for communication. The development comes as a huge setback, but ISRO said they are trying to establish links with GSAT-6A.
The Baggies suffered an eighth successive Premier League loss on Saturday as Burnley left the Hawthorns with a 2-1 victory. Pardew said: "One of the strikers that we were very interested in, which was a buy, hasn't played either".
The death toll in last night's hotel collapse here rose to 10, with six more persons succumbing to injuries, police said. The civic commissioner said this version could not be ruled out as of now and a detailed investigation was on into it.
The obvious red flag is when he pulled Nola in the sixth of Thursday's game in Atlanta when he didn't need to fix anything. But the option to pinch-run for Suzuki would never have occurred had Chris Stewart not appeared on the roster Opening Day.
Israeli soldiers are seen next to the border fence on the Israeli side of the border with the northern Gaza Strip, Israel. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said the Israeli authorities bore full responsibility for deaths.
After fixing him with a full-body restraint, officers took him to hospital, where he was admitted out of concern for his health. Humphrey said at some point during negations with police, Miller removed a gun from his waistband.
Correa, though, got his positioning just right to help Sevilla take the lead when some neat passing picked out Vazquez to slot in. The only worry for Zidane was the sight of Nacho hobbling off in the first half, with what appeared to be a hamstring problem.
Neil Wagner and Trent Boult are unbeaten at the crease, and have put on a partnership of 34 runs for the final wicket. Broad was the most successful bowler with four wickets, while Anderson claimed two.
So when the speedy Toronto centre-fielder was met with the opportunity against the Yankees on Saturday , he took full advantage. NY lost another player in the sixth when reliever Adam Warren was hit in the left leg on an Aledmys Diaz comebacker.
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There have been several close calls in the past, such as Michigan-Murray State in 1990, and Gonzaga-Southern in 2013. The national anthem was performed by a group of four students - one from each school playing in the Final Four.
"March For Our Lives" Students Spark Hope
I was proud to be there to support these bright young people, many of whom will be voting for the first time on November 6. After attending the March For Our Lives rally, it feels like change is real, it can happen, and I can believe in it again.
Nepal Prime Minister to visit India from April 6
Asked if any agreements were expected to be signed during the visit, sources said the two countries were in touch in this regard. Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will undertake his three-day maiden trip to India after assuming office on April 6.
11-foot gator removed from Nokomis swimming pool
- A homeowner in Sarasota County got quite the surprise when they found a large alligator in their swimming pool Friday night. The Sarasota County Sheriff's office posted a video and pictures of the creature floating in the water.
Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli troops
This year's Land day march is happening in the background of United States decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. It said it had "enforced a closed military zone" in the area around Gaza .
S Korean singers fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts
Members of South Korea's main team head to Pyongyang from Gimpo International Airport in Seoul on March 31, 2018. Seohyun of Girls' Generation, Cho Yong-pil, Lee Sun-hee and rocker Yoon Do-hyun are also slated to perform.
Austin police chief admits bomber was domestic terrorist
Members of Congress have also spoken out about the classification of the bombings. "And that was absolutely wrong", Manley said. To the dismay of some critics, Manley refrained from labeling the suspect - a white man - as a terrorist.