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Bullets' Stan Love was stuck on 'wrong coast' in 'wrong era'

Bullets' Stan Love was stuck on 'wrong coast' in 'wrong era'

Call them flakes, misfits or screwballs. They are athletes whose offbeat antics mystify teammates and fascinate fans and, over three centuries, Baltimore has been blessed with its share. The Baltimore Sun is counting down The Daffy Dozen, the 12 most memorable characters in the city’s sports lore. Today’s oddball, No. 11, is former Baltimore Bullets forward Stan Love. Good vibrations — that's what the Bullets had when they selected him No. 1, the ninth pick in the NBA draft. Stan Love, a forward, was skinny but rugged, a 6-foot-9 shooter who'd starred for Oregon after growing up in suburban Los Angeles. What the Bullets got from 1971 to 1973 was a carefree,...

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