• Original 1946 NY Knicks Sonny Hertzberg Autographed Postcard

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Original 1946 NY Knicks Sonny Hertzberg Autographed Postcard.  Comes with certificate of authenticity.

Hertzberg played for Samuel J. Tilden High School in Brooklyn and at City College, where he was a teammate of longtime Knicks coach Red Holzman.
 
He was a member of the original New York Knickerbockers, playing for them in 1946/1947 and 1947/1948. The 5-foot-9 guard scored a team-high 14 points in the Knicks' first home game in 1946. He later became the leading scorer of the Boston Celtics in 1949/1950.
 
He later was a scout and assistant coach for the Knicks