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Modified 07 Apr 2019, 17:50 IST

2019 Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Vlade Divac is among the 2019 Hall of Fame Class
Vlade Divac is among the 2019 Hall of Fame Class

The latest twelve inductees to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame were announced on Saturday. The class which is set to be honored on September 6th contains a number of notable names including Vlade Divac, Sidney Moncrief, and Al Attles.

Divac was one of the first European basketball players to find success in the NBA, averaging a near double-double over the course of his fifteen seasons in the league.

Meanwhile, Moncrief is widely regarded as one of the best guards in history, and during his 10-seasons with the Bucks, he was named as an All-Star on five occasions.

Attles spent the entirety of his playing and coaching career with the Warriors, leading the team to their first Championship during the 74-75 season.

Full Class:

Bill Fitch, Bobby Jones, Sidney Moncrief, Jack Sikma, Paul Westphal, Tennessee A&I: 57/59, Teresa Weatherspoon, Al Attles, Charles Cooper, Vlade Divac, Cal Braun, Wayland Baptist University: 1948/82

Published 07 Apr 2019, 17:50 IST
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