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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's former home lists for sale in Hawaii
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's former home lists for sale in Hawaii

A Hawaiian retreat built for Lakers great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has come to market at $5.9 million. The legendary basketball center commissioned Gus Duffy to design a small island getaway on the property above Secret Beach in Kilauea. The original home, with vaulted interiors and 8-foot doorways to accommodate Abdul Jabbar’s 7-foot-2 frame, measured just 1,400 square feet upon completion in 1980, according to listing agent Moksha McClure of Sleeping Giant Sotheby’s International Realty. At the request of Abdul-Jabbar, Duffy returned to the property a decade later to oversee an expansion of the home. Drawing inspiration from a basketball court, a two-story addition, which...

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