ESPN NY Hall of Fame
Our inaugural class:
Note: Active players are not eligible.
• Video: Panelists debate on Hall candidates
• Ian O'Connor: Where is Patrick Ewing?
• Andrew Marchand: Babe is king of NYC
• Johnette Howard: Make room for LT
• Wallace Matthews: Ballot of Willis and Joe Willie
• Rob Parker: Remember the Islanders
• Mechelle Voepel: Rise of women's hoops
Each team's fab five:
The ballot of Willis and Joe Willie
Raw stats aren't all that; Reed, Namath are icons because the moment matters
By Wallace Matthews
A Hall of Fame for New York sports should be a unique place, a place to enshrine those athletes whose careers gave us moments that are never to be forgotten, even if their careers as a whole were average at best, or even forgettable.
This is not the Baseball Hall of Fame we're talking about, or the Pro Football Hall of Fame or the Naismisth Memorial Basketball Hall of ...
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