“In ’07, I had a chance to go to Phoenix. Getty Boston Celtics Hall of Fame center Bill Russell, left, walks off the court with Kevin Garnett after the Celtics won the 2008 NBA basketball championship with a 131-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday, June 17, 2008, in Boston. Recalés l'an passé, Chauncey Billups et Ben Wallace, ex-stars des Detroit Pistons, et Chris Webber, ex-star des Sacramento Kings, verront leur candidature étudiée une nouvelle fois. Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site.

I’m glad to be going in a class with Timmy. Please review the. I had a chance to go to the Warriors. I was trying to get Kobe on the phone, and he was on a Nike Italy Something [tour]. Kevin Garnett discusses what it would mean to him to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. In Boston, Garnett transformed from a star to a winner. “We start working, then we look back and we see, like, a shadow just moving up and down the court real fast. Kevin Garnett can officially call himself a Hall of Famer. The game always seemed to come first for Garnett. |Terms of Use [His death] was going to feel real at some point because it hasn’t.

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Gary Washburn can be reached at gwashburn@globe.com. Kevin Garnett, a finalist for the 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, reflected on his career during a ceremony announcing the finalists at the United Center in Chicago.

I didn’t want to leave but I felt like I had no choice, too. “If you really notice, he never got into it with somebody he really respected,” Garnett said on the “All the Smoke” podcast. 5 next season.

“I had a chance to play with him at a high school level, we were juniors in high school, and I’ve never seen someone just so passionate for the game,” Pierce said. by Aikansh Chaudhary.

A blockbuster trade in the summer of 2007 brought Garnett to the Boston Celtics, where joined Ray Allen and Paul Pierce to form an immediate champion. The Hall of Fame induction for Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett and others has been pushed back until next May due to the coronavirus.

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He wants a basic ceremony. More than anything, Garnett’s signature was his intensity. New Hall of Famer Kevin Garnett joined Paul Pierce to talk about his coming induction and his time in Boston.

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On Saturday, Garnett was announced as a member of the 2020 class, joining Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, and Tamika Catchings as the legendary players in perhaps the greatest Hoophall class of all time. “Doc gave him a day off and said ‘you don’t have to do anything this practice.

“Things kind of stopped, if I’m being honest,” he said when his name was announced as a finalist. “The Hall of Fame is something that you don’t really think about, don’t really dream about; it just happens,” he said at Friday’s ceremony. Selon le Boston Globe, c’est cette semaine que les dirigeants du panthéon du basket vont se réunir pour statuer sur le possible report de la cérémonie, et deux dates sont envisagées en cas de report : la période du 9 au 11 octobre 2020 ou le printemps 2021. To the Celtics, obviously, and the Lakers.

You play through injury....This is the culmination,” Garnett said on ESPN shortly after his election was announced.

Minnesota was ready to begin rebuilding and wanted to trade Garnett, but wanted to include Garnett’s approval in any deal the team made.

I’m glad I had friends, real ones, to kind of take me through that.”. “I don’t need the Paul Pierce ceremony. Kobe, Duncan, KG headline 2020 HOF class (1:38) Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett and Tamika Catchings are among the members of the 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame class. But I am very appreciative asking to recognize me.”. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. He revels in being called a great teammate.

Les ex-joueuses de Team USA Tamika Catchings et Swin Cash, respectivement quadruple et double championnes olympiques, sont aussi éligibles pour 2020.

Parmi les autres primo-candidats, on retrouve l'ailier-fort Chris Bosh, double champion NBA avec Miami (2012, 2013) et contraint d'arrêter sa carrière à cause de problèmes cardiaques ou encore Shawn Marion, un autre ailier-fort, champion en 2011 avec Dallas. J’ai eu l’occasion de discuter très brièvement avec Mme Bryant et elle était très reconnaissante et très émue. Garnett’s 21-year NBA career included six seasons in Boston.

And I had known Paul [Pierce], Paul and I were friends from way back, 14-15 years old.”.

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He didn’t want to discuss the painful subject of a Bryant reflection. Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan et Kevin Garnett, tous trois retraités depuis 2016, figurent pour la première fois dans la liste des candidats.

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It was the two faces of Kevin, the man we saw regularly and the man we didn’t see often. “I was watching the Kobe video and it kind of hit home to why we’re all here.

The Celtics won the NBA championship the following year and went to The Finals in 2010, losing in seven games to the Lakers. “I’m glad to be going in the class with Timmy, I’m very honored to be going in the class with the great Kobe Bryant,” Garnett said.

Speaking to Celtics legend Paul Pierce, Garnett’s teammate in Boston from 2007-2013, Garnett said, “Playing with Paul (Pierce), playing with Ray (Allen), coming to Boston was a huge, huge, huge, huge, huge, huge challenge in my life. It was probably one of the biggest decisions I made in my career, and I’m glad I made it. (Kelvin Kuo/Presse Sports), Anthony Davis va rempiler avec les Lakers, Le dunk en alley-oop de H. Martin en vidéo, contraint d'arrêter sa carrière à cause de problèmes cardiaques.

During the podcast, Garnett describes a conversation he had with majority owner Wyc Grousbeck during his early days. It’s a reflection on how an all-time great is aging, trying to understand his place in the game but also grappling with Kobe’s sudden death — like the rest of us.

But Friday, he was humbled.

“I felt like to have a brand to be able to call yourself the best you have to work like it. September 24, 2020 Read Next.

“It was probably one of the biggest decisions I’ve made in my career and I’m glad I made it.

Privacy Policy He admits he was mostly out-of-body during his career, turning himself into a basketball villain on the road, superhero at home. NBC Sports Chicago Apr 6, 2020, 5:59 AM I knew Kevin Garnett was going to be a Hall of Famer before most of the world had ever heard of him. « Les gens vont vouloir entendre des choses personnelles sur Kobe, et non simplement voir une vignette » poursuit John Doleva. But he could not get hold of Bryant. Kobe, Duncan, KG headline 2020 HOF class (1:38) Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett and Tamika Catchings are among the members of the 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame class. Kevin Garnett has been selected for induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame for the Class of 2020.

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After 21 years, his body could no longer take the pounding. Garnett was announced after Bryant, and the basketball world as well as everyday people are still reeling from Bryant’s tragic death last month in a helicopter crash. He was reflective early and saddened and melancholy late. Kevin Maurice Garnett (* 19.Mai 1976 in Mauldin, South Carolina) ist ein ehemaliger US-amerikanischer Basketballspieler, der von 1995 bis 2016 unter anderem für die Minnesota Timberwolves und die Boston Celtics in der National Basketball Association (NBA) aktiv war.. Garnett galt lange als einer der besten Spieler der NBA und ist 15-facher All-Star. Kobe will be honored the way he should be.”. And it’s definitely telling that the Celtics decided to retire Garnett’s number before the Timberwolves did, although Garnett remains Minnesota’s career leader in most statistical categories. Kevin Garnett probably would have been a Hall of Fame big man no matter what team he’d played for in the NBA. Fast forward to the Hall of Fame announcement.