It was an emotional, hilarious and memorable night in Springfield, Massachusetts. Yao Ming, Allen Iverson and Shaquille O’Neal gave speeches that will live on in Hall of Fame lore. Yao actually made a “practice” joke about AI. Priceless.
A few NBA players made sure they were watching the action. Check out what Draymond Green, Zach Randolph, Jeremy Lin and others had to say in the gallery above.