Shawn Marion

Former NBA star Shawn Marion looks to dish Dallas mansion for $6 million

Former NBA star Shawn Marion looks to dish Dallas mansion for $6 million

Everything’s bigger in Texas. After calling this 12,629-square-foot mansion his “pride and joy” in 2011, former NBA player Shawn Marion has listed the Dallas home for sale at $5.95 million.

Built by Simmie Cooper in 2008, the house has enough room to fit an entire NBA starting lineup, with six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and 32-foot ceilings.

Marion said he “felt like home” the moment he first stepped into the house in 2010, but still wanted to add his own flourishes. He doubled the closet size and installed a library ladder to reach higher areas, and also added a leather panel behind the bed in the master suite.

“I got the concept from a Dallas hotel, and it turned out...

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