For those who never saw him, Gene Banks was one of Duke's great players and perhaps its first great athlete.
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He had unusual gifts: he could drop a inbounds pass over a press into a breaking teammates hands for a layup. It was incredibly dramatic to watch. He was also probably the very best we've ever seen at Duke at moving without the ball.Â It wasn't just moving; he dashed around the court. The guy was amazingly light on his feet.
He's had some hard knocks since hanging up his sneakers but he's with the Wizards now as a scout and was rcently at Central in that capacity. Here's a nice catchup.