The Springfield Sting begins its first season on Saturday. The minor league ABA team is the first pro basketball club in Springfield since the Armor — an NBA Development League team — left the city in early 2014.
Recent stars Shaquille O’Neal, Allen Iverson and Yao Ming are among the ten honorees.
The Basketball Hall of Fame will hold its annual enshrinement ceremonies in Springfield Friday.
As the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield kicked off its enshrinement festivities Thursday Mohegan Sun casino is figuring in prominently as a host to some of the events. This comes despite the possibility a casino operated by MGM will open nearby.
The Basketball Hall of Fame is preparing to hold its annual enshrinement festivities in Springfield starting Thursday. This year’s class of honorees range from NBA stars to perhaps the first dynasty of women’s college basketball.
The Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield enshrines a dozen new members this weekend.