Jphnny Ivers starred in basketball and baseball at De La Salle High School in Chicago. After attending the American College of Physical Education, Ivers signed to play professionally with the Chicago Duffy Florals, a Windy City independent basketball powerhouse. Ivers remained with the team for his entire seven year pro career. The Duffy Florals won the Midwest Basketball Conference title in 1935. The following season, Ivers was named player-coach of the team, but the Duffy Florals did not make it to the playoffs. After his retirement from professional basketball, Ivers was the longtime baseball and basketball coach at Calumet High School in Chicago.


JOHNNY IVERS Height: 5:10 Weight: College: American College PE
John A. Ivers Born:  Sep 2, 1909 Died:  Oct 10, 1970 Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1930-31 Chicago Duffy Florals Indep
1931-32 Chicago Duffy Florals Indep
1932-33 Chicago Duffy Florals Indep
1933-34 Chicago Duffy Florals Indep
1934-35 Chicago Duffy Florals Indep
1935-36 Chicago MMC 3 2 4 8 2.7
1936-37 Chicago MBC 6 4 1 9 1.5
Major League Totals 9 6 5 17 1.9
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1935-36 Chicago MBC 3 2 4 8 2.7
. Major League Totals 3 2 4 8 2.7
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