Basketball - Payton among Hall of Fame inductees

Louisville coach Rick Pitino and former NBA players Bernard King and Gary Payton headline a class of 12 members selected for induction into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2013.

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Gary Payton

The new members will be inducted in September.

The class also includes American Basketball Association standout Roger Brown, former University of Houston coach Guy Lewis, African American pioneer E.B. Henderson, Brazilian star Oscar Schmidt, New York Knicks standout Richard Guerin, NBA executive Russ Granik, North Carolina women's coach Sylvia Mitchell, three-time Olympic gold winner and WNBA All-Star Dawn Staley and former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian.

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Cleveland Cavaliers forward Luke Walton will miss Tuesday night's game against the host Indiana Pacers because of a right ankle sprain, the team announced.

Also, swingman C.J. Miles was placed on the concussion protocol process list after a re-examination.

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