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May 10th, 1993- Bill Walton is inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame

May 10th, 1993- Bill Walton is inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame
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The former first overall pick was an NCAA champion with the UCLA Bruins and an NBA champion with both the Portland Trail Blazers and the Boston Celtics. He was a member of one of the best NBA teams ever assembled, the 1986 Celtics who won 67 games and cruised through the playoffs with a 15-3 record. Unfortunately, following the success of 1986, Walton suffered constant injuries leading to his retirement in 1987. Walton’s success was celebrated in 1993 with his induction to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.

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Dylan Miller is currently a Junior at Colonia High School,he enjoys participating in sports,earning varsity letters in Cross Country,Winter Track and Spring Track. In addition to participating in sports, Dylan also follows the NFL,NBA and MLB. Scouting is a large part of Dylan’s extracurricular activities,while on his path to Eagle,he will learn more about leadership and communication. When he’s not busy in school or running,he enjoys watching TV shows like Ted Lasso,he also likes listening to sports analysts Colin Cowherd,Jim Rome or Dan Patrick. He aspires to get in the sports field 

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