Height Is Might In Basketball, But Not For These Shortest NBA Players

Charlie Hoefer

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Adolph Charles “Dutch” Hoefer was a German basketball player. He specialized as a point guard and played professionally in the Basketball Association of America (BAA).

Initially, he started as a player for the Toronto Huskies and then moved to the Boston Celtics in 1947.

He completed his education at Queens College in New York and played consistently in the American Basketball League.

His ABA career mostly comprised him playing for the Wilmington Bombers. Interestingly, he stood at 5 feet 9 inches tall which was considered as one of the shortest in Basketball history!

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