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Legendary basketball coach lived large in landmark Craftsman that's now for sale at $1 million (photos)

  • Tue, 21 Mar 2017 01:15
"Easy Ed" Rooney, as the affable coach at Grant and St. Helens high schools was called, lived decades with his huge family in a Craftsman built in 1912 in Northeast Portland's Grant Park neighborhood. He appeared on "The Tonight Show" and foiled a robber. Homes & Gardens

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