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Slater Martin, Hall of Famer who won 5 NBA titles with Minneapolis and St. Louis, dies
AP via The Washington Post ^
| October 18, 2012
Posted on 10/18/2012 10:09:21 PM PDT by EveningStar
Slater Martin, the defensive-minded Hall of Fame guard who won four NBA titles with the Minneapolis Lakers and one with the St. Louis Hawks, died Thursday. He was 86.
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KEYWORDS: basketball; nba; obituary; slatermartin
posted on 10/18/2012 10:53:40 PM PDT
by Ken H
IIRC, he ran a basketball camp for many years and coached many NBA stars in their early development. RIP.
posted on 10/18/2012 11:14:12 PM PDT
(Our economy won't heal until one particular black man is unemployed.)
To: Ken H
He looks like my insurance agent.
posted on 10/19/2012 2:17:58 AM PDT
("Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow." Benjamin Frankli)
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