After the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame officially announced this year's finalists for inductionone of the game's most polarizing and celebrated figures will be that much closer to being recognized among the sport's grandest players.
Smith, who grew up in the Philadelphia area, first worked for the Philadelphia Bulletin and after a period of time away from the city, she returned as an editor and columnist for the Inquirer.
The city she grew up in inspired her career. So I was blessed to begin my sportswriting career there. Joseph's in the s. Westbrook was drafted by the Eagles in after playing at Villanova, where he still holds a number of team records.
Joe's before embarking on a two-plus-decade baseball career. He spent five years with the Phillies, includingwhen he helped the team to a World Series title. Bass died in Berkoff changed the world of swimming when he introduced his "Berkoff Blastoff" — a new way to speed off the starting blocks — as a backstroker in the s.
He attended Penn Charter and attended Harvard, where he won a number of Ivy League individual titles. He won two gold medals as part of relay teams in the and Olympics, as well as a silver medal in and a bronze inboth in the meter backstroke.
Cravath played for the Phillies from to He led the National League in home runs six times, and is considered a top slugger of the dead-ball era of baseball. He played in a World Series with the Phillies in Cravath died in Mel Greenberg Legacy of Excellence: Greenberg wrote for the Inquirer for more than four decades, making his name as an expert on women's basketball.
Inhe created the first national women's basketball poll. He won the inaugural Women's Basketball Coaches Association Media Award in — and the award was later renamed for him. Basketball Writers Association Hall of Fame in Greenberg graduated from Northeast High School and attended Temple.
He has the second-most steals in team history 1, behind Maurice Cheeks' 1, Iverson became the first women's rowing coach at Penn, in Women's Olympic Rowing team, helping to lead it to a silver and a bronze medal.
Billy "White Shoes" Johnson: Johnson, a native of Delaware County, played running back at Widener College for three years before getting being picked by the Houston Oilers in the 15th round of the draft.
He was inducted into the Flyers Hall of Fame in He holds the distinction of being the first world-record holder in the meter dash, according to track and field's governing body. He died in and was posthumously inducted into Penn's hall of fame in Murtaugh grew up in Chester and played four seasons with the Phillies in the s.
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