Candidates aiming for entry into the Hall of Fame in 2023 have been revealed.
On the 18th (Korean time), the 12 finalists for the 2023 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame were revealed. The NBA’s official website, NBA.com, and local media outlets such as ‘ESPN’ reported this in detail.
‘German Soldier’ Nowitzki is an NBA leaguer representing Germany. Nowitzki, who debuted with the 8th overall pick in the카지노사이트 1998 NBA Draft, is the team’s best legend who spent 21 seasons with only one team in Dallas. Dallas, which was a weakling, leaped to become a strong player in the West with Nowitzki’s growth, and had the best recovery period of the club by winning two conference championships and one final championship.
Nowitzki experienced 16 All-Star Games in 20 seasons, and built a brilliant career in his individual achievements, such as the 2007 regular season MVP, 2011 Finals MVP, and 4 All-NBA First Team awards.
In addition to Nowitzki, four other players were named by the North American Committee: Dwyane Wade, Pau Gasol, and Tony Parker. Among the leaders, Greg Popovich, who is considered one of the greatest masters of NBA history, was included in the final shortlist.
In the women’s committee, four people were selected as final candidates for the Hall of Fame. There were two players, including Becky Hammon and Jennifer Azi, who had 6 WNBA All-Stars and 2 All-NBA First Teams. Among the leaders were Gary Blair and Marian Washington, who won 852 career wins in women’s college basketball and advanced to the NCAA Tournament 23 times.Looking at the roster, it is noticeable that there are many players and coaches who have been in San Antonio in the past. Including Parker, the point guard who commanded San Antonio’s long golden period, Gasol also played for two and a half seasons in San Antonio in the final years of his playing career. Becky Hammond, who currently coaches the WNBA Las Vegas Aces, also started her coaching career with San Antonio. Popovich has been leading the team as San Antonio head coach for 27 years.