Bob Duffy (basketball, born 1922)

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For the former NBA player and retired Colgate Raiders head coach, see Bob Duffy (basketball, born 1940).
Bob Duffy
Personal information
Born July 5, 1922
Died June 11, 1978(1978-06-11) (aged 55)
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school Saint Charles Prep
(Columbus, Ohio)
College Tulane (1940–1943)
Playing career 1946–1947
Position Forward
Number 13, 17
Career history
1946–1947 Chicago Stags
1947 Boston Celtics
Career statistics
Points 19 (1.1 ppg)
Stats at

Robert John "Bob" Duffy (July 5, 1922 - June 11, 1978) was an American professional basketball player who competed in the Basketball Association of America during the 1946–47 season. He played high school basketball at Saint Charles Preparatory School in Columbus, Ohio, college basketball at Tulane, and in the BAA he split his season playing for the Chicago Stags and Boston Celtics. It was the first year of the league's existence, and it served as the predecessor to the modern National Basketball Association.

As a senior at Tulane in 1942–43, he led the Southeastern Conference with a 16.6 points per game scoring average.



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