Vern Mikkelsen

Arild Verner Agerskov Mikkelsen
Born: October 21, 1928
Parlier, CA USA
Position: F-C
High School: Askov
College: Hamline
Drafted: 1949
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 225
Career: 1949-50-1958-59
Elected to Basketball Hall of Fame in 1995.
Coaching Career

Vern Mikkelsen averaged 14.4 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game in his 699-game career with the Minneapolis Lakers. He began playing during the 1949-50 season and last took the court during the 1958-59 campaign. Mikkelsen was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1995.

Minneapolis Lakers
Minneapolis Lakers

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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers6800722288286215000123000222791
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers640089335927518600655181000260904
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers6602345866363372283006811800002821009
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers7002465868378387291006541480002891047
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers720224777128829822100615119000264797
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers716025591043440598447007221450003191327
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers720210082131740832800608173000319962
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers720219885432242434200630121000312986
1957-58Minneapolis Lakers72023901070439471370008051660002991248
1958-59Minneapolis Lakers720213990435335528600570159000246992

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers6800.039.975.
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers6400.
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers66035.541.976.
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers70035.243.575.
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers72031.237.474.
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers716036.
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers72029.238.680.
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers72030.537.780.
1957-58Minneapolis Lakers72033.
1958-59Minneapolis Lakers72029.739.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers1201495560460001800052156
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers709639473100671700035109
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers13495139606453001102000066173
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers12400133446656001042400059144
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers1337511151363100731700052133
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers7209853046360078130003696
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers39026112018001720001440
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers5162833334220043170002988
1958-59Minneapolis Lakers1337117773735600932400054202

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers120.036.976.
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers70.040.666.
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers1338.
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers1233.333.
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers1328.845.986.
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers729.935.378.
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers330.042.390.
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers532.439.864.
1958-59Minneapolis Lakers1328.541.


1950 - NBA All-NBA Second Team
1951 - NBA All-NBA Second Team
1952 - NBA All-NBA Second Team
1954 - NBA All-NBA Second Team