Class of 2013 Hall of Fame nominees announced

February 24, 2012; Orlando FL, USA; NBA TV host Vince Cellini (center) talks with basketball hall of fame 2012 finalist Maurice Cheeks (left) during the NBA Hall of Fame press conference at the Hilton Orlando. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Thirty-one candidates are one step closer to reaching the pinnacle of individual achievements in sports, the Hall of Fame.

More renowned nominees include Gary Payton, Maurice Cheeks, Bernard King, Kevin Johnson, Tim Hardaway, and Vlade Divac.

The list also includes some of the premier coaches to ever grace the college and professional ranks. Rudy Tomjanovich, Jerry Tarkanian, Cotton Fitzsimmons, and Rick Pitino are among those hoping to be enshrined.

You can see the full list here

Be sure to stay tuned to KJG as we keep you updated on who will be entering Springfield.

Topics: 2013, Hall Of Fame

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