PLAYER PROFILE

CHUCK SHARE

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Charles “Chuck” Share was a star basketball player at Western Hills High School in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was a three year starter at Bowling Green College in Ohio and was named an All-American his senor year. Share was chosen by the Boston Celtics as the first pick in the 1950 NBA draft, but he signed instead with the Waterloo entry in the rival Nationial Professional Basketball League. Share entered the NBA the following season with the Fort Wayne Pistons. After two and an half seasons as a backup center for the Pistons, Share landed a starting job with the Milwaukee Hawks after a mid-season trade. Share blossomed with the Hawks into a valuable member of one of the best NBA teams of of the decade. In 1956, the Hawks transferred to St.Louis where they won four consecutive division titles and the 1958 NBA championship.

 

CHUCK SHARE Height: 6:11 Weight: 245 College: Bowling Green’50
Charles Edward Share Born: Mar 14, 1927 Died:  Jun 7 , 2012 Hometown: Cincinnati, Oh.
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1950-51 Waterloo NPBL 19 62 86 210 11.1
1951-52 Fort Wayne NBA 63 76 96 155 .619 248 3.9
1952-53 Fort Wayne NBA 67 91 172 234 .735 354 5.3
1953-54 Fort WayneMilwaukee NBA 68 188 188 275 .684 564 8.3
1954-55 Milwaukee NBA 69 235 351 492 .713 821 11.9
1955-56 St.Louis NBA 72 315 346 498 .695 976 13.6
1956-57 St.Louis NBA 72 235 269 393 .684 739 10.3
1957-58 St.Louis NBA 72 216 190 293 .648 622 8.6
1958-59 St.Louis NBA 72 147 139 184 .755 433 6.0
1959-60 St.LouisMinneapolis NBA 41 59 53 80 .663 171 4.2
Major League Totals 615 1624 1890 5138 8.4
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1951-52 Fort Wayne NBA 2 8 3 5 .600 19 9.5
1952-53 Fort Wayne NBA 8 11 26 39 .667 48 6.0
1955-56 St.Louis NBA 8 36 31 48 .646 103 12.9
1956-57 St.Louis NBA 10 31 30 50 .600 92 9.2
1957-58 St.Louis NBA 11 24 25 38 .658 73 6.6
1958-59 St.Louis NBA 6 8 10 14 .714 26 4.3
1959-60 Minneapolis NBA 9 6 10 11 .909 22 2.4
Major League Totals 54 124 135 205 .659 383 7.1
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