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Former NBA Coach/Heat Commentator "Dr. Jack" Ramsay Dead At Age 89

 
Posted April 28th, 2014 @ 8:01am

Former NBA coach and Miami Heat commentator Jack Ramsay has died.

 

ESPN reporting the 89-year-old had been fighting cancer for the past couple of years.

 

Ramsay coached in the NBA from 1976 to 1986 and won a title with the Portland TrailBlazers in 1977.

 

Affectionately known as "Dr. Jack," --Ramsay was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1992.

 

He worked as the Heat’s TV analyst from 1992 through 2000.

 

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