Funeral for Hall of Famer Malone set for Saturday

Moses Malone was named league MVP three times during his Hall of Fame career.

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HOUSTON — Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone will be remembered at a funeral service on Saturday in Houston.

Malone, a three-time NBA MVP, died Sunday at age 60.

The funeral will be at noon CST at Houston megachurch Lakewood. The church is in the same building where the Houston Rockets played during Malone’s time with the team from 1976-1982 when it was called The Summit.