Ed Kalafat

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Edward Kalafat
Center / Power forward
Personal information
Born (1932-10-13) October 13, 1932 (age 81)
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school Anaconda (Anaconda, Montana)
College Minnesota (1951–1954)
NBA draft 1954 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9th overall
Selected by the Minneapolis Lakers
Pro career 1954–1957
Career history
19541957 Minneapolis Lakers
Career highlights and awards
All-Big Ten Second Team (1952)
NABC ALL-DISTRICT Honorable Mention (1952)
All-Big Ten Second Team (1953)
NABC ALL-DISTRICT Honorable Mention (1953)
All-Big Ten Honorable Mention (1954)
University of Minnesota MVP (1954)

Edward "Ed" L. Kalafat (born October 13, 1932) is a former American basketball center for the Minneapolis Lakers, where he played three seasons. He played college basketball for the University of Minnesota.[1][2] Kalafat left the Lakers and joined the US Army, ending his service with the rank of captain.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ed Kalafat Past Stats, Playoff Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards". Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  2. ^ "Ed Kalafat Statistics - Basketball-Reference.com". Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  3. ^ Mitchell, Houston (February 12, 2011). "Ed Kalafat, Forward #23". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved July 31, 2011.