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(Photo: Deseret News)An order for The Mailman's delivery into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has officially been placed.
The nomination paperwork required for Karl Malone to become a member of the Class of 2010 was recently submitted to the hoops haven, a source told the Deseret News. It arrived well ahead of the Nov. 30 deadline, setting in motion the wheels on the postal truck that will ship his basketball legacy to Springfield, Mass.
The official documents and endorsement, by the way, were postmarked in Utah — by the Jazz, Malone's team for 18 years — and not from his last delivery stop in Los Angeles.
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