Monday, December 7, 2015

George Glamack

George Gregory Glamack

June 7, 1918
Johnstown, PA  

March 10, 1987
Rochester, NY

Allentown Prep - Pennsylvania (High School)
1938-39 University of North Carolina (College)
1939-40 University of North Carolina (College)
1940-41 University of North Carolina (College)
1941-42 Akron Goodyear Wingfoots (NBL)
1941-42 East Liverpool Fleetwings (Independent)
1942-43 Great Lakes (Navy)
1944-45 Rochester Pros (Independent)
1944-45 Long Island Grumans (Independent)
1945-46 Wilmington Bombers (ABL)
1945-46 Rochester Royals (NBL)
1946-47 Rochester Royals (NBL)
1947-48 Indianapolis Kautskys (NBL)
1948-49 Indianapolis Jets (BAA)
1949-50 Schenectady All-Stars (Independent)
1948-49 Hammond Calumet Buccaneers (NBL)
1950-51 Grand Rapids Hornets (NPBL)

Glamack was known as the "Blind Bomber" because of his extreme case of near-sightedness. In 1949, following his release from the Jets, he and two other players sued the team for breach of contract.


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