Hall of Fame nominees revealed

Updated: January 8, 2013, 2:53 PM ET
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Nine-time All-Star Gary Payton and Chicago Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf are among the 2013 nominees for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

Payton was named to the All-Defensive First Team for nine straight seasons with the Seattle SuperSonics, and he averaged at least 20 points a game in seven seasons.

Reinsdorf was nominated after six championships and nearly three decades as chairman of the Bulls. If he is elected, it will be the fifth straight year someone with Bulls ...

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