February 5, 2023

On September 10, the Basketball Corridor of Fame will formally induct the 13 new members that make up the Class of 2022, together with Manu Ginóbili and Lindsay Whalen. Tune in to SiriusXM NBA Radio (Ch. 86) to listen to the Enshrinement Ceremony, stay courtesy of NBA TV, plus unique one-on-one interviews with inductees and coaches.

September 10

5pm – Corridor of Fame Preview present

Hosted by Eddie Johnson, the present will characteristic one-on-one interviews with the next:

Rod Thorn – Corridor of Fame Govt

John Calipari – Corridor of Fame Head Coach

George Karl – 2022 Corridor of Fame Inductee

Del Harris – 2022 Corridor of Fame Inductee

Bob Huggins – 2022 Corridor of Fame Inductee

Lindsay Whalen – 2022 Corridor of Fame Inductee

Roy Williams – Corridor of Fame Head Coach

7pm – Corridor of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony

Hear all of the speeches and festivities from Springfield, stay courtesy of NBA TV

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Corridor of Fame is positioned in Springfield, MA, the birthplace of basketball the place the game was first launched in 1891 by bodily training teacher James Naismith. The Corridor formally opened in 1968, however when stars like Larry Chicken, Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan pushed the game into mainstream recognition, the Corridor moved into a bigger facility in 1985, with three ranges devoted to basketball historical past. Nevertheless, after basketball celebrated its centennial anniversary and the introduction of the WNBA, its rising recognition as soon as once more compelled the Corridor into a brand new 40,000 sq. foot location in 2002, together with an Honors Ring that overlooks Heart Court docket. It’s now residence to just about 300 inductees.

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