Originally Posted by behindenemylines
Elders on this site: Does Brian Steele remind you of Bill Verneau? For the younger gen, Bill played in the 80s and was not as talented as his teammates, however any time he was called upon he gave 100% and could knock down the 3. He bacame a cult favorite and energized the team and crowd whenever he walked on the court at the Frank Maguire Arena...thougths?
Steele's contribution yesterday included an amazing assist, a rebound and putback, and then a stone cold heartbreak 3 with 19 seconds on the clock.
I think Verneau was a little taller but maybe not as thick. I remember him hitting shots at the top of the key. There are some similar traits.