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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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