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Former Laker great was an astounding talent

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NBA: Phoenix Suns at New Orleans Pelicans
Nov 10, 2018; New Orleans, LA, USA; NBA Hall of Famer Elgin Baylor watches the game between the New Orleans Pelicans and the Phoenix Suns at the Smoothie King Center
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The NBA has adapted and moved on over the decades and brilliant talents are sometimes forgotten.

Take Elgin Baylor.

A Laker from 1958 to his retirement early in the 1971 season, Baylor was an incredible talent and a guy who looks like he might be at home in today’s game. He could certainly score but was also an incredible passer.

Hop in the Wayback machine and check it out.

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