Born September 10, 1918 Nick Shaback played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1947-1947. Nicholas Shaback was an American professional basketball player. He played for the Cleveland Rebels in the Basketball Association of America during the 1946–47 season. He was a 5'11", 180 pounds guard. He attended James Monroe High School in The Bronx, New York.