Yolanda Griffith | Hall of Fame Enshrinement Speech

Published on Sep 11, 2021
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Check out Yolanda Griffith's full speech following his induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame!

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  • Dot Lloyd

    Dot Lloyd

    5 days ago

    Congratulations Yolanda❤️

  • KEEPINGIT100

    KEEPINGIT100

    5 days ago

    WOW, it's amazing to see how Yolunda has grown, we lived on the same block and grew up somewhat together.

  • Silver Cat

    Silver Cat

    6 days ago

    I hope an pray that the city of Chicago be apart of goodness, Chicago citizens I hope you can stop the violence towards your one another. Heavenly father save our brothers and sisters. Love from another country

  • Lorne Jones

    Lorne Jones

    6 days ago

    Congratulations YoYo!!!

  • Nanette Wilson

    Nanette Wilson

    6 days ago

    “Mr”😏that was a beautiful speech and you delivered it beautifully!
    I’m so proud of you my Ace❤️

  • Shiquita Frazier

    Shiquita Frazier

    6 days ago

    About time

  • Bigg Nastee

    Bigg Nastee

    6 days ago

    Who is she? she is a proud Black woman, from the south side of Chicago!!! in which i dont believe you would have lasted a week... a kid of a proud, strong black man and woman, who was dunking on men like you in high school!!! where a lady named Gloria jean Smith turned her from a playful gentle giant into a basketball beast!!! Her and Shalonda Fryar aka Sha-Rock would have stomped you... Who is she? She is a Wild hundreds princess who would have made it to the NBA , if they allowed women in. From the same high school as Cassie Russel, Terry Cummings, Tim Hardaway... Who is she? She is Ms. Green and Gold...She is a Chi-Raq survivor... A product of Chicago streets, free lunch and Government cheese... A Killer on the basketball court, and a loving caring mom!!! Who is she? In high school she was sometimes known as Ms.50 points... other times she was known as Ms.30 rebounds... Ms. 20 Blocks...The WNBA wasnt around back in those days. but neither were you!!! And after she graduated she had to wait over ten years before a league for superwoman like her was created. That first year she was defensive player of the year... That southside Struggle and pain would have turned into Sacramento Reign if it wasnt for Cooper, Swoops,Thompson and Arcain... PUT SOME RESPECT ON IT, BEFORE YOU MENTION HER NAME!!! OR BEFORE YOU TRY TO DIMINISH HER OR HER ACCOMPLISHMENTS, OR THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF OTHER SUPER WOMEN LIKE HER, WHO NOT ONLY INSPIRED SO MANY INNER CITY YOUTHS, AND WOMEN ATHLETES SUCH AS CLARISSA SHIELDS (THE GWOAT) SERENA WILLIAMS, AND COUNTLESS OTHERS, BUT ALSO YOUNG WOMEN ATHLETES FOR GENERATIONS TO COME; YES BEFORE YOU TRY TO DIMINISH HER. REMEMBER A WOMAN LESSER THAN HER AND HER GREATNESS; GAVE BIRTH TO YOU MAGGOT!!! WHO IS SHE? A BASKETBALL GODESS !!! NOW WHO TF, ARE YOU?

  • vpa321apv

    vpa321apv

    6 days ago

    Yolanda... be cool!

  • Travis Garnett

    Travis Garnett

    7 days ago

    ❤️

  • HarvRoman

    HarvRoman

    7 days ago

    Chicago Carver High School's very own!

  • Storytelling by Noblesse

    Storytelling by Noblesse

    7 days ago

    https://youtu.be/tgU4FS7hZ5E

  • E Cov

    E Cov

    7 days ago

    Congrats YG!

  • Bro Bh

    Bro Bh

    7 days ago

    NBA is awesome buddy

  • lambert justinian

    lambert justinian

    7 days ago

    vay.fyi
    corking

  • Rowedzo Olaqez

    Rowedzo Olaqez

    7 days ago

    vay.fyi
    nice

  • TR Hansen

    TR Hansen

    7 days ago

    Who the hell is Yolanda Griffith? If she is WNBA, they should never be allowed in any Hall of Fame. Only Shame.

    • Bait Farmer

      Bait Farmer

      6 days ago

      @TR Hansen faxs bro

    • Jasmine Thompson

      Jasmine Thompson

      6 days ago

      Stfu you sexist idiot. Basketball is basketball

    • Bigg Nastee

      Bigg Nastee

      6 days ago

      Who is she? she is a proud Black woman, from the south side of Chicago!!! in which i dont believe you would have lasted a week... a kid of a proud, strong black man and woman, who was dunking on men like you in high school!!! where a lady named Gloria jean Smith turned her from a playful gentle giant into a basketball beast!!! Her and Shalonda Fryar aka Sha-Rock would have stomped you... Who is she? She is a Wild hundreds princess who would have made it to the NBA , if they allowed women in. From the same high school as Cassie Russel, Terry Cummings, Tim Hardaway... Who is she? She is Ms. Green and Gold...She is a Chi-Raq survivor... A product of Chicago streets, free lunch and Government cheese... A Killer on the basketball court, and a loving caring mom!!! Who is she? In high school she was sometimes known as Ms.50 points... other times she was known as Ms.30 rebounds... Ms. 20 Blocks...The WNBA wasnt around back in those days. but neither were you!!! And after she graduated she had to wait over ten years before a league for superwoman like her was created. That first year she was defensive player of the year... That southside Struggle and pain would have turned into Sacramento Reign if it wasnt for Cooper, Swoops,Thompson and Arcain... PUT SOME RESPECT ON IT, BEFORE YOU MENTION HER NAME!!! OR BEFORE YOU TRY TO DIMINISH HER OR HER ACCOMPLISHMENTS, OR THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF OTHER SUPER WOMEN LIKE HER, WHO NOT ONLY INSPIRED SO MANY INNER CITY YOUTHS, AND WOMEN ATHLETES SUCH AS CLARISSA SHIELDS (THE GWOAT) SERENA WILLIAMS, AND COUNTLESS OTHERS, BUT ALSO YOUNG WOMEN ATHLETES FOR GENERATIONS TO COME; YES BEFORE YOU TRY TO DIMINISH HER. REMEMBER A WOMAN LESSER THAN HER AND HER GREATNESS; GAVE BIRTH TO YOU MAGGOT!!! WHO IS SHE? A BASKETBALL GODESS !!! NOW WHO TF, ARE YOU?

    • Matt Bingham

      Matt Bingham

      7 days ago

      @TR Hansen Anyone who thinks the WNBA isn't fake are WRONG! Since day 1, every game, practice, all-star game has been scripted. RIGGED!

    • Everything Collectables

      Everything Collectables

      7 days ago

      Don’t listen to this a-hole. He did the same thing on Lauren Jackson’s video. He’s just being sexist without admitting it.

  • Chill Velocity

    Chill Velocity

    7 days ago

    DAMN!

  • ComradeQBR

    ComradeQBR

    7 days ago

    So many people

  • Andrew Nguyen

    Andrew Nguyen

    7 days ago

    Second

  • Aiden Chalmers

    Aiden Chalmers

    7 days ago

    First

    • Matthew Lau

      Matthew Lau

      7 days ago

      No one cares

    • FishyRishi

      FishyRishi

      7 days ago

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  • FishyRishi

    FishyRishi

    7 days ago

    am i really first or not

    • FishyRishi

      FishyRishi

      7 days ago

      @ComradeQBR :)

    • Matt Bingham

      Matt Bingham

      7 days ago

      @Matthew Lau HA!!!!!

    • ComradeQBR

      ComradeQBR

      7 days ago

      @FishyRishi i care :)

    • FishyRishi

      FishyRishi

      7 days ago

      @Matthew Lau :(

    • Matthew Lau

      Matthew Lau

      7 days ago

      No one cares.