Chuck Gilmur

Chuck Gilmur
Chuck Gilmur 1948.jpg
Gilmur in 1948
Personal information
Born (1922-08-13)August 13, 1922
Seattle, Washington
Died January 14, 2011(2011-01-14) (aged 88)
Tacoma, Washington
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school Lincoln (Seattle, Washington)
College Washington (1940–1943)
Playing career 1946–1951
Position Forward / Center
Number 7, 17, 11
Career history
1946–1949 Chicago Stags
1949–1951 Washington Capitols
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Charles E. Gilmur Jr. (August 13, 1922 – January 14, 2011) was an American basketball player and high school teacher.

A 6'4" forward/center from the University of Washington, Gilmur earned first-team All-PCC honors in 1943. He played in the National Basketball Association from 1946 to 1951 as a member of the Chicago Stags and Washington Capitols. He averaged 5.8 points per game in his career and led the league in personal fouls (231) during the 1947-48 season.[1] Gilmur later worked as a teacher and basketball coach in Washington state.[2]

Gilmur died on January 14, 2011.[3]

BAA/NBA career statistics

Regular season

Year Team GP FG% FT% RPG APG PPG
1946–47 Chicago 51 .300 .394 – .4 3.5
1947–48 Chicago 48 .303 .655 – 1.6 9.6
1948–49 Chicago 56 .391 .545 – 2.2 5.1
1949–50 Washington 68 .335 .680 – 1.6 6.1
1950–51 Washington 16 .279 .531 4.7 1.1 3.2
Career 239 .325 .609 4.7 1.5 5.8

Playoffs

Year Team GP FG% FT% RPG APG PPG
1947 Chicago 11 .254 .462 – .1 5.8
1948 Chicago 5 .200 .783 – 2.0 8.8
1949 Chicago 2 .333 .333 – 1.5 1.5
Career 18 .236 .641 – .8 6.2

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