Edward L. Kalafat (October 13, 1932 – October 7, 2019) was an American basketball center for the Minneapolis Lakers, where he played three seasons. Previous to his professional career, he played college basketball for the University of Minnesota. After retiring from basketball Kalafat joined the U.S. Army Reserve, ending his service with the rank of captain.
|Born||October 13, 1932|
|Died||October 7, 2019 (aged 86)|
Saint Paul, Minnesota
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||245 lb (111 kg)|
|High school||Anaconda (Anaconda, Montana)|
|NBA draft||1954 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9th overall|
|Selected by the Minneapolis Lakers|
|Position||Center / Power forward|
|Career highlights and awards|
- "Obituary". Retrieved October 9, 2019.
- "Ed Kalafat Past Stats, Playoff Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards". Archived from the original on 2007-12-02. Retrieved 2008-02-02.
- "Ed Kalafat Statistics - Basketball-Reference.com". Retrieved 2008-02-02.
- Mitchell, Houston (February 12, 2011). "Ed Kalafat, Forward #23". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved July 31, 2011.
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