NEW ORLEANS — David Robinson and Grant Hill went home from All-Star Weekend with trophies.
Robinson and Hill were among the honorees Sunday at the National Basketball Retired Players Association’s annual Legends Brunch, several hours before the tipoff of the All-Star Game. Robinson was chosen as the group’s Humanitarian of the Year, and Hill is the Community Ambassador of the Year.
Robinson was introduced by Basketball Hall of Famer Alonzo Mourning; Hill was introduced by New Orleans coach Alvin Gentry.
Also honored Sunday were the five founding members of the NBRPA — Dave Bing, Archie Clark, Dave Cowens, Oscar Robertson and the late Dave DeBusschere. The NBRPA is celebrating its 25th anniversary.