Moses Malone, basketball legend, dies at 60


Basketball player Moses Malone (Getty Images)

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Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone died Sunday at the age of 60, according to ESPN.

A cause of death has not been released. Malone was a 13-time All-Star and a 3-time MVP over the course of his 19-year NBA career.

Malone led the Philadelphia 76ers to the title in 1983 and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2001.

He also played for the Houston Rockets, 76ers, Washington Bullets, Atlanta Hawks and the San Antonio Spurs.

“No one person has ever conveyed more with so few words – including three of the most iconic in this city’s history,” according to a statement released by the 76ers. “His generosity, towering personality and incomparable sense of humor will truly be missed.”

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