Moe Becker

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Moe Becker
Personal information
Born (1917-02-24)February 24, 1917
New York City, New York
Died January 9, 1996(1996-01-09) (aged 78)
Peoria, Arizona
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
College Duquesne (1938–1941)
Playing career 1941–1948
Position Forward / Guard
Number 5, 6, 67
Career history
1941–1942 Aberdeen Army Center
1942 Wilmington Blue Bombers
1943–1944 Philadelphia Sphas
1944–1945 Baltimore Bullets
1945–1946 Youngstown Bears
1946 Pittsburgh Ironmen
1946–1947 Boston Celtics
1947 Detroit Falcons
1947–1948 Atlanta Crackers
1948 Pitt-Altoona Railroaders
Career highlights and awards

Morris R. "Moe" Becker (February 24, 1917 – January 9, 1996) was an American professional basketball player. He played collegiately for Duquesne University. He played for the Pittsburgh Ironmen, Boston Celtics and Detroit Falcons in the BAA for 43 games during the 1946–47 season. Becker also played for the Wilmington Blue Bombers, Philadelphia Sphas and Baltimore Bullets of the American Basketball League, the Youngstown Bears of the National Basketball League, and the Atlanta Crackers of the Professional Basketball League of America.

BAA career statistics

  GP Games played  FG%  Field-goal percentage
 FT%  Free-throw percentage  APG  Assists per game
 PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Regular season

Year Team GP FG% FT% APG PPG
1946–47 Pittsburgh 17 .201 .533 .8 6.4
1946–47 Boston 6 .227 .750 .2 2.2
1946–47 Detroit 20 .178 .300 .8 2.1
Career 43 .196 .500 .7 3.8

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