Basketball

In 1891, basketball was invented in the United States as an alternative to football, and now today it has the potential to become the world’s most popular sport. These notable basketball speakers are current and former players, owners, and coaches who know how to win on and off the court.


Walter Bond

Peak Performance Expert, Business Consultant, Former NBA Athlete and Sports Broadcaster, Known as "Mr. Accountability"

Peak Performance Expert, Business Consultant, Former NBA Athlete and Sports Broadcaster, Known as “Mr. Accountability” Walter Bond is a former NBA athlete, a former sports broadcaster, and a motivational speaker. For nearly two decades, Walter Bond has been a premier […]

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Florida, United States


Seth Davis

CBS Sports Broadcaster & Sports Illustrated Senior Writer

CBS Sports Broadcaster & Sports Illustrated Senior Writer Seth Davis is an award-winning writer, broadcaster and best-selling author who has distinguished himself as one of the nation’s foremost experts on college basketball. Davis is currently a Senior Writer for Sports […]

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California, United States


Becky Hammon

Six-Time WNBA All-Star and Olympic Medalist, WNBA Head Coach of the Las Vegas Aces, and ESPN NBA Analyst

Six-Time WNBA All-Star and Olympic Medalist, WNBA Head Coach of the Las Vegas Aces, and ESPN NBA Analyst Becky Hammon reflects on her inspiring journey to deliver perspective on effective teambuilding, nurturing a ‘can-do’ attitude, and the power of strong […]

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
Nevada, United States


Grant Hill

Vice Chairman of the Atlanta Hawks and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer

Vice Chairman of the Atlanta Hawks and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer Grant Hill is one of the most accomplished NBA players of this generation and a seven-time NBA All-Star. In addition to his athletic career, Hill has had […]

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
Georgia, United States


Phil Jackson

Legendary Coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers; Former President of the Knicks; Author of Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success

Legendary Coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers; Former President of the Knicks; Author of Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success Considered one of the NBA’s greatest coaches, Phil Jackson retired as the President of the New York […]

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Travels From
Montana, United States


Rick Pitino

Championship Winning NCAA Basketball Coach and Head Coach at Iona College

Championship Winning NCAA Basketball Coach and Head Coach at St. Johns Rick Pitino, the first coach in NCAA history to take three different teams to the NCAA Final Four, was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in […]

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
New York, United States


Pat Riley

President & Former Head Coach of the Miami Heat

President & Former Miami Heat Coach The current President and former Head Coach of the Miami Heat, Pat Riley is a 2008 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductee, a seven-time National Basketball Association World Champion, as well as the […]

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
Florida, United States


John Starks

One of the most beloved players in New York Knicks history

At a very young age, John Starks knew he wanted to become a professional basketball player.  With the support of his family, specifically his mother Irene and grandmother Callie, and through sheer determination he achieved his goal on October 1, […]

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$5,000 to $10,000
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Travels From
New York, United States


Sheryl Swoopes

Olympic Gold Medalist and Retired Three-Time WNBA MVP

Olympic Gold Medalist and Retired Three-Time WNBA MVP Inspired by her mother, Louise, who single-handedly raised four children, WNBA All-Star Sheryl Swoopes has said that her first basketball memory is “going to nationals with the Little Dribblers team when I […]

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
Texas, United States


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