Chick Halbert

Charles Pinkney "Chick" Halbert IV (February 27, 1919 – March 4, 2013) was an American professional basketball player.[1]

Chick Halbert
Chuck Halbert 1948.jpg
Halbert in 1948
Personal information
Born(1919-02-27)February 27, 1919
Albany, Texas
DiedMarch 4, 2013(2013-03-04) (aged 94)
Coupeville, Washington
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High schoolHouse (House, New Mexico)
CollegeWest Texas A&M (1939–1942)
PositionCenter
Number22, 20, 11, 6, 14, 13
Career history
19461948Chicago Stags
1947–1948Philadelphia Warriors
1948–1949Boston Celtics
1949Providence Steamrollers
19491951Washington Capitols
1951Baltimore Bullets
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

A 6'9" center from West Texas A&M University, Halbert played five seasons (1946–1951) in the Basketball Association of America (later known as the National Basketball Association). He was a member of the Chicago Stags, the Philadelphia Warriors, the Boston Celtics, the Providence Steamrollers, the Washington Capitols, and the Baltimore Bullets. He averaged 8.8 points per game and 7.9 rebounds per game in his career and earned All-BAA Second Team honors in 1947.

BAA/NBA career statisticsEdit

Legend
  GP Games played  FG%  Field-goal percentage
 FT%  Free-throw percentage  RPG  Rebounds per game
 APG  Assists per game  PPG  Points per game
 Bold  Career high

Regular seasonEdit

Year Team GP FG% FT% RPG APG PPG
1946–47 Chicago 61 .306 .598 .8 12.7
1947–48 Chicago 6 .218 .350 .3 5.2
1947–48 Philadelphia 40 .262 .665 .8 10.5
1948–49 Boston 33 .293 .596 1.8 9.4
1948–49 Providence 27 .333 .650 1.9 11.4
1949–50 Washington 68 .380 .640 1.3 4.8
1950–51 Washington / Baltimore 68 .365 .694 7.9 2.3 7.4
Career 303 .314 .633 7.9 1.4 8.8

PlayoffsEdit

Year Team GP FG% FT% RPG APG PPG
1947 Chicago 11 .253 .604 .3 14.1
1948 Philadelphia 13 .265 .607 .3 11.5
1950 Washington 2 .438 .556 1.5 9.5
Career 26 .266 .603 .4 12.4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Charles Halbert Obituary". Wallin Funeral Home & Cremation, LLC. Retrieved April 14, 2020.

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