This past weekend, the Basketball Hall of Fame hosted the 2023 Enshrinement across the city of Springfield. Each year, the Basketball Hall of Fame hosts a series of events where the new class to the Hall of Fame is honored and joins the ranks of Basketball’s Finest. Congratulations to this year’s Class! A full list of finalists can be found below.

Video from BHOF

The city was alive and bustling with festivities, including appearances by Jason Tatum (Celtics), Dwayne Wade (Inductee) & Gabrielle Union (Actress), and Mark Cuban (Shark Tank).

The event even made it to The Today Show, with a feature on Dwayne Wade and his induction!

CLASS OF 2023 Finalists

North American Finalists:

Gene Bess

Pau Gasol

David Hixon

Gene Keady

Dirk Nowitzki

Tony Parker

Gregg Popovich

Dwyane Wade


Women’s Committee Finalists:

Jennifer Azzi

Becky Hammon

Gary Blair

Marian Washington

Award Winners:

Curt Gowdy Award for Electronic MediaHolly Rowe

Curt Gowdy Award for Print MediaMarc Spears

Curt Gowdy Award for Transformative MediaCBS Sports College Basketball