Saturday, March 12, 2016

Billy Hassett

William Joseph Hassett

October 21, 1921
New York, NY

November 18, 1992
Leonardo, NJ

1940-41 LaSalle Academy - New York (High School)
1942-43 Georgetown (College)
1943-44 Dow Chemical (AAU)
1944-45 Notre Dame (College)
1945-46 Notre Dame (College)
1946-47 Tri-Cities Blackhawks (NBL)
1947-48 Tri-Cities Blackhawks (NBL)
1947-48 Chicago Gears (PBLA)
1948-49 Tri-Cities Blackhawks (NBL)
1949-50 Tri-Cities Blackhawks (NBA)
1949-50 Minneapolis Lakers  (NBA)
1950-51 Baltimore Bullets (NBA)

Hassett played basketball at Georgetown, but when Georgetown dropped basketball due to World War 2, Hassett played a year of AAU ball before transferring over to Notre Dame. After graduating, he played in the NBL, PBLA and NBA.


1 comment:

  1. Billy Hassett worked for the Syracuse Nationals in various capacities. Most notably, he worked the shot clocks and also appeared in a few exhibition games for the Nats. Since stats for these games are not official, he never really played for them.