Born August 3, 1932 Bob Carney played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1955-1955. Robert Lee Carney was an American basketball player. He played in West Aurora High School and collegiately for Bradley University. He was selected by the Milwaukee Hawks in the 6th round of the 1954 NBA draft. He played for the Minneapolis Lakers in the NBA for 19 games.