STATISTICS & HISTORY
John Nelle was a star basketball player for Hamilton High School in Brooklyn. After service in the Army during World War II, Nelle played a smattering of pro basketball league games with modest results. Nelle did find basketball stardom, however, playing in the tough Greater New York City YMCA Basketball League, where he was a standout for the perennial powerhouse Eastern District YMCA for eleven seasons.
|John H. Nelle Jr.||Born: Mar 25, 1920||Didd: JN 13, 2015||Hometown:||Brooklyn, NY|
|REGULAR SEASON RECORD|
|1941-45||U.S.. Army||Military Service|
|POST SEASON RECORD|
|Major League Totals||1||2||0||0||.000||4||4.0|