ACB Best Young Player Award

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The ACB Rising Star Award is an award for the top-tier professional basketball league in Spain, the Spanish ACB League. The award has been given since the 2004–05 ACB season.

Since the 2013–14 season, the award change its name to Best Young Player Award. To be eligible, players must be 22 years old or less and must played at least the half of the matches with an average of more than 10 minutes.[1] Also, an All-ACB young players team is chosen.

Rising Star award winners (2004–13)[edit]

The following is a list of the all-time ACB Rising Star Award winners.

Season Player Team
2004–05 Spain Sergio Rodríguez Adecco Estudiantes
2005–06 Spain Carlos Suárez Adecco Estudiantes
2006–07 Spain Ricky Rubio DKV Joventut
2007–08 Bosnia and Herzegovina Mirza Teletović TAU Cerámica
2008–09 United States Brad Oleson Alta Gestión Fuenlabrada
2009–10 United States Richard Hendrix CB Granada
2010–11 Mexico Gustavo Ayón Baloncesto Fuenlabrada
2011–12 United States Micah Downs Assignia Manresa
2012–13 Tunisia Salah Mejri Blu:sens Monbús

Best Young Player award winners (2013–present)[edit]

The following is a list of the all-time ACB Best young player award winners.

Season Player Team
2013–14 Spain Guillem Vives FIATC Joventut

All-Young players Team[edit]

Season Players Teams
2013–14[2] Spain Guillem Vives FIATC Joventut
Spain Álex Abrines FC Barcelona
Sweden Markus Eriksson La Bruixa d'Or
Latvia Kristaps Porziņģis Cajasol
Cape Verde Walter Tavares Herbalife Gran Canaria

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