Death of Jack Ramsay

February 21, 1925 - April 28, 2014
Naples, Florida | Age 89

Hall of Fame coach dies at 89
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TIM REYNOLDS, The Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) — Jack Ramsay served his country in World War II, coached Portland to the NBA title, was enshrined in the basketball Hall of Fame and became one of the game's most respected and revered broadcasters.

His life was, by any measure, complete.

"Our father led the greatest life that one could lead," the Ramsay family said in a statement released Monday, hours after the man that just about everyone in basketball called "Dr. Jack" died...

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