DURHAM, Conn. (July 11)- A bank has taken over the Durham home of
former NBA player Vin Baker at a foreclosure auction.
The house has six bedrooms and is a 9,300-square-foot Georgian
brick colonial on a 12-acre parcel. The property also features a
two-lane bowling alley, basketball court, guest house and pool.
A Middletown attorney said Thursday the home has been bought by
U.S. Bank for $2.5 million. U.S. Bank holds two mortgages on the
Baker still has the option of appealing the sale which was
conducted June 28.
Baker, who grew up in Old Saybrook, starred for the University
of Hartford and spent 14 years in the NBA with the Boston Celtics
and six other teams.
Information from: The Hartford Courant, http://www.courant.com