Lee Shaffer

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Lee Shaffer
No. 22
Small forward
Personal information
Born (1939-02-23) February 23, 1939 (age 75)
Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Baldwin (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
College North Carolina (1957–1960)
NBA draft 1960 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5th overall
Selected by the Syracuse Nationals
Pro career 1961–1964
Career history
19611964 Syracuse Nationals / Philadelphia 76ers
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 3,291 (16.8 ppg)
Rebounds 1,240 (6.3 rpg)
Assists 232 (1.2 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Lee Philip Shafer II (born February 23, 1939) is an American former professional basketball player.

A 6'7" forward born in Chicago, Illinois, Shaffer starred at the University of North Carolina, where he was the ACC Men's Basketball Player of the Year in 1960. He then played three seasons (1961–1964) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers franchise. An NBA All-Star in 1963, Shaffer held career averages of 16.8 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per game.

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