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America's Best-Kept Secret
Leigh Montville
November 23, 1992
Haven't heard of Vin Baker? You're not alone, although scouts will tell you that the University of Hartford center is a potential NBA lottery pick
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November 23, 1992

America's Best-kept Secret

Haven't heard of Vin Baker? You're not alone, although scouts will tell you that the University of Hartford center is a potential NBA lottery pick

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Alone in a room, I type out all the quotes, catalog all the predictions. The spoken word, the winter rumor, gains substance. The mystery star. The hidden gem. The best player nobody knows exists. I suppose it all is true. I wish him well. I also wish I had seen him play.

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