Sports NBA MVP Moses Malone dies at age 60

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  1. Quedee

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    One of the all time greats
    Three-time NBA MVP Moses Malone dies at age 60

    Three-time NBA MVP and Pro Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone has died Sunday at the age of 60.

    Malone, named one of the NBA's 50 greatest players, was the Finals MVP as he led the Philadelphia 76ers to the 1983 championship.

    The 6-foot-10 center, nicknamed the "Chairman of the Boards," averaged a double-double while playing for eight teams over 20 NBA seasons and led the league in rebounding six times. The 12-time All-Star averaged 20.6 points per game and 12.2 rebounds over his career.

    Houston Rockets, 76ers (twice), Washington Bullets,Atlanta Hawks and the San Antonio Spurs, with whom he finished his career during the 1994-95 season.

    His No. 24 was retired by the Rockets, with whom he won the MVP in 1979 and 1982. He won his third MVP with the 76ers in 1983.

    He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2001.
    http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/13645531/three-nba-mvp-moses-malone-dies-age-60
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    that is a cool nickname
     
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    He's now deader than the position he used play in the NBA. RIP, big fella.

    And only a couple of weeks after the passing of Darryl Dawkins at a similarly young age. No word yet on Malone's cause of death.
     
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    My Sixers' big men are dropping like flies....
     
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    I agree it's a cool nickname. I always liked Rod Langway's nickname too. He was known as the "Secretary of Defense."
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    I was just wondering that. 60 is young. :(
     
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    All they have said so far is that he died in his sleep.
     
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    R.I.P. funny man

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    Cousins got close with like 24 and 12
     
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    Malone and Dawkins were the first players to go straight from high school to the pros.

    Malone went to the ABA and Dawkins to the NBA