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3,000 and beyond: 5 special hits from Pujols' Hall of Fame career

Let’s be clear: There’s nothing particularly special about the number 3,000. In fact, it’s almost poetic that 3,000 came and went so quickly over the span of four innings Friday night. For all the signs that were made and t-shirts that will be worn proclaiming Albert Pujols the newest member of the 3000-hit club, his milestone-reaching single was really n… ...

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Steve Nash officially receives call to Basketball Hall of Fame

Canadian Steve Nash, Jason Kidd and Grant Hill are among the 13-member class that will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in September. The Hall of Fame made the announcement Saturday on Twitter before the NCAA Final Four semifinals. The inductees also include Ray Allen, Maurice … CBC | NBA News

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Report: Warriors president Rick Welts selected to 2018 Hall of Fame class

Golden State Warriors president Rick Welts has been selected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame’s class of 2018, league sources told The New York Times’ Marc Stein. Welts was directly elected by the <a href="… NBA | theScore

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Steve Nash to be inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame: report

Steve Nash might not have pioneered the move, but the Canadian point guard certainly made it popular. Nash was most famous boldly dribbling through the paint along the baseline, gathering opposing defenders before scorching them with his lightning-quick precise passes to open shooters or cutters. It was both incredibly effective and altered the way basketball is played. And when news ...

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Report: Tina Thompson to be inducted into 2018 Basketball Hall of Fame

[unable to retrieve full-text content] WNBA legend Tina Thompson will reportedly be enshrined as a member of the 2018 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class, sources told ESPN’s Chris Haynes. Thompson joins a list of reported inductees including Steve Nash, Jason Kidd, Grant Hill, and executive Rod Thorn. Selected first overall in the 1997 draft, Thompson would go on ...

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Grant Hill, Steve Nash, Jason Kidd among 2018 Hall of Fame inductees

Grant Hill, Steve Nash, and Jason Kidd will headline the 2018 class of inductees into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Hall of Fame shortened the enshrinement process from five to three calendar years after retirement, which allowed Nash to be celebrated despite playing briefly for the Los Angeles Lakers in 2013-14. Hill ...

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