George Ackles

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George Ackles
Personal information
Born (1967-07-04) July 4, 1967 (age 52)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight216 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High schoolManteo (Roanoke Island, North Carolina)
NBA draft1991 / Round: 2 / Pick: 29th overall
Selected by the Miami Heat
Playing career1991–2002
PositionPower forward / Center
Career history
1992–1993Rapid City Thrillers
1993Montreal Dragons
1993Peñarol de Mar del Plata
1993–1994Columbus Horizon
1993–1994Rochester Renegade
1994Fargo-Moorhead Fever
1994–1995Pallacanestro Bellinzona
1995–1996Fribourg Olympic
1999–2000Las Vegas Silver Bandits
2000Beirut Rosaire Club
2000–2001Shanghai Sharks
2001–2002Las Vegas Rattlers
2002Beijing Ducks
2002Soles de Jalisco
Career highlights and awards

George Edward Ackles (born July 4, 1967) is an American former professional basketball player. He was selected in the 1991 NBA draft as the 29th overall pick after a very successful collegiate career at UNLV.[1] Ackles never played a game in the NBA, however, but still managed to carve out a professional career spanning from 1991 to 2002 with stops in leagues all over the world.


  1. ^ "1991 NBA Draft". Sports Reference LLC. 2014. Retrieved August 28, 2014.

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