Carl Braun used to play in the position of Guard-Forward. He had a height of 6 feet 5 inches and weight of 180 lbs. He used to wear jersey no. 4, when he played in the BAA (Basketball Association of America) and the NBA (National Basketball Association). He played for New York Knicks in two phases – from 1947 to 1950 and 1953 to 1961. He was a member of Boston Celtics in the 1961-62 season.
Braun was a student of Garden City High School in Garden City, New York. After passing out, he attended Colgate University. Braun played 104 matches in the BAA while 684 matches in the NBA. During his NBA career, Braun accrued 9144 points, 1918 personal fouls and 2658 assists. As he made 3337 field goals out of 8451 field goal attempts, his field goal percentage was 0.395. His free throw percentage was 0.817 and there were 3022 free throw attempts and 2470 free throws. In the BAA, his field goal percentage was 0.327 and free throw percentage was 0.716. He collected 1481 points, 246 personal fouls and 234 assists.
During his total career, Braun played in 788 matches wherein he received 18409 playing minutes. He made 10211 field goal attempts out of which there were 3912 field goals and thus the field goal percentage was 0.383. The number of free throw attempts was 3484 out of which there were 2801 free throws and the corresponding free throw percentage was 0.804. He accumulated 2122 rebounds, 2892 assists, 2164 personal fouls and 10625 points.