The finalists for the 2021 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame have been announced and are headlined by Chris Bosh, Paul Pierce, and Chris Webber.
The nomination is the second for Chris Bosh as he was first nominated in 2020. During his career, he was an 11-time NBA All-Star, two time NBA Champion, and won an Olympic gold medalist.
This is the first time Paul Pierce has been nominated, spending 15 of his 19 NBA seasons with the Boston Celtics and bringing a championship and Finals MVP.
“Fab Five” Webber carried the Sacramento Kings during his career after being the No. 1 pick of the Golden State Warriors and making five all-star teams.
Also nominated are Lauren Jackson, Ben Wallace, Yolanda Griffith, and Bill Russell as a coach. You can read more here.