Stan Miasek

Stanley Miasek (August 8, 1924 – October 18, 1989) was an American professional basketball player.

Stan Miasek
Stan Miasek 1948.jpg
Miasek in 1948
Personal information
Born(1924-08-08)August 8, 1924
New York City, New York
DiedOctober 18, 1989(1989-10-18) (aged 65)
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
Playing career1946–1953
PositionPower forward / Small forward
Number14, 22, 23, 7, 17, 12, 3
Career history
1946–1947Detroit Falcons
19471950Chicago Stags
1950–1951St. Paul Lights
1951Louisville Alumnites
19511952Baltimore Bullets
1952–1953Milwaukee Hawks
Career highlights and awards
Career BAA and NBA statistics
Points3,851
Rebounds999
Assists518
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

A 6'5" forward, Miasek played six seasons (1946–1950; 1951–1953) in the Basketball Association of America and National Basketball Association as a member of the Detroit Falcons, Chicago Stags, Baltimore Bullets, and Milwaukee Hawks. He averaged 10.6 points per game and 7.6 rebounds per game in his BAA/NBA career.

Miasek was one of the early stars of the NBA (known as the Basketball Association of America until 1949). He ranked third in total points (895), fifth in total assists (93),[1] and first in personal fouls (208)[2] during the league's inaugural season.

BAA/NBA career statisticsEdit

Legend
  GP Games played  MPG  Minutes per game
 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 MPG FG% FT% RPG APG PPG
1946–47 Detroit 60 .287 .605 1.6 14.9
1947–48 Chicago 48 .303 .613 .6 14.9
1948–49 Chicago 58 .346 .523 1.0 7.8
1949–50 Chicago 68 .381 .661 1.1 7.3
1951–52 Baltimore 66 32.9 .365 .707 9.7 2.1 11.8
1952–53 Baltimore 25 33.4 .405 .690 8.0 2.9 11.3
1952–53 Milwaukee 40 18.7 .325 .566 4.0 1.3 5.7
Career 365 28.7 .330 .628 7.6 1.4 10.6

PlayoffsEdit

Year Team GP MPG FG% FT% RPG APG PPG
1948 Chicago 5 .368 .567 .6 14.6
1949 Chicago 2 .375 .636 .5 9.5
1950 Chicago 1 .500 1.000 .0 5.0
Career 8 .375 .595 .5 12.1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Official NBA Basketball Encyclopedia. Villard Books. 1994. p. 40. ISBN 0-679-43293-0.
  2. ^ The Official NBA Basketball Encyclopedia. Villard Books. 1994. p. 379. ISBN 0-679-43293-0.

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