Ed Sadowski (basketball)
Edward Anthony Sadowski (July 11, 1917 – September 18, 1990) was an American professional basketball player.
|Born||July 11, 1917|
|Died||September 18, 1990 (aged 73)|
Wall Township, New Jersey
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||240 lb (109 kg)|
|College||Seton Hall (1936–1940)|
|Number||20, 7, 22, 14, 9, 17|
|1944–1946||Fort Wayne Pistons|
|Career highlights and awards|
Sadowski later played professionally in the National Basketball League, the Basketball Association of America, and the National Basketball Association (which was formed after a merger between the first two leagues in this list).
As a member of the Boston Celtics in 1947–48, Sadowski ranked third in the BAA in points per game (19.4) and was named to the All-BAA first team, made him the first ever Boston Celtics player to be named to the All-BAA/NBA Team.
Personal life and later yearsEdit
BAA/NBA career statisticsEdit
|GP||Games played||FG%||Field-goal percentage|
|FT%||Free-throw percentage||APG||Assists per game|
|PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high|
- Delozier, Alan (2002). Seton Hall Pirates: a basketball history. Arcadia Publishing. p. 30. ISBN 978-0-7385-1079-8.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
- "Ed Sadowski". databaseBasketball.com. Archived from the original on 2012-10-12. Retrieved 2011-04-02.
- "Ed Sadowski, Basketball Star, 73", The New York Times, September 20, 1990
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