Gary Payton was a perennial star who backed up his words.
Bernard King was considered one of the best of his generation.
NCAA champ and former NBA coach Rick Pitino gets the nod.
The Hall welcomes six-time WNBA All-Star Dawn Staley.
The college mastermind's NBA stint seems forgotten.
Oscar Schmidt was named one of FIBA's 50 greatest players.
Roger Brown's tough road didn't stop him from being a star.
Richie Guerin was known as a top all-around player.
Sylvia Hatchell is a 900-game winner in women's hoops.
Guy V. Lewis led his Houston program to five NCAA Final Fours.
Russ Granik was a uniquely important NBA executive.
Gary Payton, Bernard King and Richie Guerin piled up on the stats in their stellar basketball careers.