Which players’ jerseys haven’t been retired by an NBA team yet and should be?

Chicago Bulls -Norm Van Lier and Chet Walker’s numbers should be retired. Chet Walker was a huge offensive option of the 70s Bulls teams (which were very good) and Norm Van Lier was a 9x All-def option for those teams. Jerry Sloan and Bob Love’s number is retired there, so the absence of Walker and… Continue reading Which players’ jerseys haven’t been retired by an NBA team yet and should be?

Which basketball Hall of Fame classes were the deepest of all time?

In my opinion these are the top 5 for me: 2019/2020 class – Kobe Bryant (top 2 SG), Tim Duncan (greatest PF), Kevin Garnett (top 5 PF) 2009 class – Michael Jordan (GOAT), David Robinson (top 7 C), John Stockton (top 5 PG) 1980 class – Jerry West (top 5 SG), Oscar Robertson (top 5 PG), Jerry Lucas… Continue reading Which basketball Hall of Fame classes were the deepest of all time?

How does the basketball Hall of Fame determine who gets in?

So far here seems to be the order of selection criteria: Regular season MVP – so far every player who has won MVP either in NBA or ABA has been elected to the Hall of Fame. We’ll see if Derrick Rose becomes the first player not to get in. Scoring leader – Yes this is actually a… Continue reading How does the basketball Hall of Fame determine who gets in?