Born June 7, 1938 Howie Carl played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1962-1962. Howard Hershey Carl was an American basketball player. Born in Chicago, Illinois, he played collegiately for DePaul University. He was selected by the Chicago Packers in the 5th round of the 1961 NBA draft. He played for the Packers in the NBA for 31 games.