Reggie Miller, who made his reputation as a big-game player, and Don Nelson, who won more games than any other National Basketball Association coach, were among the class of 2012 announced today for the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Chris Mullin , Dennis Rodman and Maurice Cheeks are among this year’s 12 finalists for the Basketball Hall of Fame . Three-point shooter Reggie Miller was eliminated from contention in his first year on the ballot.
Tom Thibodeau was voted the National Basketball Association Coach of the Year after leading the Chicago Bulls to a league-best 62-20 record, it’s best mark since Michael Jordan ’s final season with the franchise in 1998.
Derrick Rose was chosen as the youngest Most Valuable Player in National Basketball Association history after leading the Chicago Bulls to the best record in the regular season while averaging 25 points per game.
Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls will be named the National Basketball Association’s Most Valuable Player today, the youngest winner of the league’s top individual award, the Chicago Tribune reported .