PLAYER PROFILE

SONNY GLUCK

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Edward “Sonny” Gluck was a journeyman professional basketball from the early 1920’s until the mid 1930’s. Gluck was a flashy player and fan favorite whose style did not always meld well with the conservative professional game of the era. His most successful season was in 1933-34 when he was starter for his hometown Bronx Americans in the American Basketball League. After his retirement from pro basketball, Gluck became the president of Gotham Pressed Steel Corporation. He  developed a host of popular electric sports games including Speedway and a National Football League endorsed electric football game.

 

SONNY GLUCK Height: 5:10 Weight: 185 College: None
Edward H. Gluck Born: April 30, 1902 Died:  Feb 11, 1973 Hometown: Bronx, NY
Eddie Gluck REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1922-23 Bronx Dodgers Indep
1922-23 Dexter Big Five Indep
1923-24 Indep
1924-25 New York Cliftons Indep
1925-26 Yonkers Caseys Indep
1926-27 Indep
1927-28 Philadelphia ABL 2 0 2 2 1.0
1927-28 New York Hebrew Giants Indep
1928-29 New York ABL 1 2 0 4 4.0
1928-29 Brooklyn Dodgers Indep
1928-29 Jersey Separates Indep
1928-29 Passaic Blue & Whites Indep
1929-30 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 2 4 11 19 9.5
1929-30 Passaic County Giants Indep
1930-31 Camden EBL 16 16 35 67 4.2
1930-31 Passaic County Giants Indep
1931-32 Union City MBL 9 10 6 26 2.9
1931-32 Newark YMHA Indep
1931-32 Passaic AC Smiths Indep
1932-33 Brooklyn AmericansJersey MBL 4 3 1 7 1.8
1932-33 Columbia University All Stars Indep
1933-34 Bronx ABL 16 39 16 94 5.9
1934-35 Albany NYSL 5 14 8 36 7.2
1935-36 Passaic ABL 1 2 1 5 5.0
Major League Totals 33 56 26 138 4.2
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1930-31 Camden EBL 3 2 5 9 3.0
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