George Kaftan G

Current Team: N/A

Born: Feb 22, 1928 (91 years old)

Birthplace/Hometown: New York, New York

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-3 (191cm)     Weight: 190 (86kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1949 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 2, Pick 4, Boston Celtics

Pre-Draft Team: Holy Cross (Sr)

High School: Xavier High School [New York, New York]

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NBA

5 Years Of Service

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1948-49 BOS 21 - 0.0 5.52 15.00 .368 - - - 3.43 5.48 .626 - - 0.00 2.90 - - 1.33 - 14.48
1949-50 BOS 55 - 0.0 3.62 9.73 .372 - - - 2.47 3.78 .654 - - 0.00 2.64 - - 1.67 - 9.71
1950-51 NYK 61 - 0.0 1.82 4.69 .388 - - - 1.28 2.05 .624 - - 2.51 1.21 - - 1.67 - 4.92
1951-52 NYK 52 - 18.4 2.21 5.90 .375 - - - 1.77 2.58 .687 - - 3.77 1.69 - - 2.06 - 6.19
1952-53 BAL 23 - 16.5 1.96 6.17 .317 - - - 1.91 2.91 .657 - - 3.26 1.35 - - 2.57 - 5.83
CAREER   212 - 17.8 2.76 7.48 .370 - - - 1.99 3.06 .650 - - 3.12 1.88 - - 1.83 - 7.52

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1948-49 BOS 21 - 0 116 315 .368 - - - 72 115 .626 - - 0 61 - - 28 - 304
1949-50 BOS 55 - 0 199 535 .372 - - - 136 208 .654 - - 0 145 - - 92 - 534
1950-51 NYK 61 - 0 111 286 .388 - - - 78 125 .624 - - 153 74 - - 102 - 300
1951-52 NYK 52 - 955 115 307 .375 - - - 92 134 .687 - - 196 88 - - 107 - 322
1952-53 BAL 23 - 380 45 142 .317 - - - 44 67 .657 - - 75 31 - - 59 - 134
CAREER   212 - 1335 586 1585 .370 - - - 422 649 .650 - - 424 399 - - 388 - 1594

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1948-49 BOS 21 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .104 - - 0.37 12 9 .571 - - -
1949-50 BOS 55 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177 - - 0.39 18 36 .333 - - -
1950-51 NYK 61 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 - - 0.44 29 26 .527 - - -
1951-52 NYK 52 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 - - 0.44 29 24 .547 - - -
1952-53 BAL 23 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .036 - - 0.47 3 19 .136 - - -
CAREER   212 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .101 - - 0.41 91 114 .444 - - -

NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1948-49 BOS 21 - .416 .368 - - - - - - - - 99.43 - 0.97 - - -
1949-50 BOS 55 - .426 .372 - - - - - - - - 102.58 - 1.00 - - -
1950-51 NYK 61 - .440 .388 - - - - - - - - 101.21 - 1.05 - - -
1951-52 NYK 52 - .440 .375 - - - - - - - - 106.12 - 1.05 - - 17.55
1952-53 BAL 23 - .391 .317 - - - - - - - - 97.36 - 0.94 - - 12.18
CAREER   212 - .426 .370 - - - - - - - - 101.99 - 1.01 - - 16.02

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NBA Transactions

Sep 1, 1948 - George Kaftan signed a contract with the Boston Celtics.
Mar 21, 1949 - The Boston Celtics selected George Kaftan in Round 2 with Pick 4 in the 1949 NBA Draft.
Jul 1, 1949 - George Kaftan, previously with the Boston Celtics, became a free agent.
Sep 1, 1949 - George Kaftan signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics.
Sep 1, 1950 - George Kaftan was acquired by the New York Knicks from the Boston Celtics in a trade.
Nov 20, 1952 - George Kaftan was acquired by the Baltimore Bullets (BAA) from the New York Knicks in a trade.
Jul 1, 1953 - George Kaftan, previously with the Baltimore Bullets (BAA), became a free agent.
Nov 27, 1954 - The Baltimore Bullets (BAA) renounced their free-agent exception rights to George Kaftan.

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NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1950-51 NYK 8 - 0.0 0.75 2.25 .333 - - - 0.12 0.38 .333 - - 0.75 0.25 - - 0.88 - 1.62
1951-52 NYK 13 - 17.8 2.00 5.08 .394 - - - 2.15 3.23 .667 - - 2.31 1.69 - - 3.15 - 6.15
CAREER   21 - 17.8 1.52 4.00 .381 - - - 1.38 2.14 .644 - - 1.71 1.14 - - 2.29 - 4.43

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NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1950-51 NYK 8 - 0 6 18 .333 - - - 1 3 .333 - - 6 2 - - 7 - 13
1951-52 NYK 13 - 232 26 66 .394 - - - 28 42 .667 - - 30 22 - - 41 - 80
CAREER   21 - 232 32 84 .381 - - - 29 45 .644 - - 36 24 - - 48 - 93

NBA Playoff Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1950-51 NYK 8 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .020 - - 0.17 5 4 .556 - - -
1951-52 NYK 13 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .122 - - 0.64 7 6 .538 - - -
CAREER   21 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .070 - - 0.54 12 10 .545 - - -

NBA Playoff Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1950-51 NYK 8 - .336 .333 - - - - - - - - 66.67 - 0.72 - - -
1951-52 NYK 13 - .473 .394 - - - 20.80 - - - - 106.06 - 1.21 - - 13.02
CAREER   21 - .448 .381 - - - - - - - - 102.54 - 1.11 - - 13.02

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NCAA

College: Holy Cross (1949)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1945-46 Holy Cross Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1946-47 Holy Cross So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1947-48 Holy Cross Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1948-49 Holy Cross Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player - 1947