Basket Napoli

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S.S. Basket Napoli
S.S. Basket Napoli logo
Leagues Serie C regionale
Founded 1946
History 1946 - Present
Arena PalaBarbuto
(capacity: 5,500)
Location Naples, Italy
Team colors White and Blue
         
President Mario Maione (owner)
Head coach Maurizio Bartocci
Championships 1 Italian Cup
(2006)
Website basketnapoli.it
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

Basket Napoli is an Italian professional basketball club that is based in the city of Naples. For past club sponsorship names, see the list below.

History[edit]

Before the 1999-00 season the team played in LegADue, under the name Serapide Pozzuoli;[1] later the team headquarters was moved to Naples by its owner Lubrano, who then sold the society to Mario Maione. In the 2000-01 season, the club was promoted to the Lega Basket. Basket Napoli took part in the ULEB Cup in the 2004-05 season and won the Italian Cup in 2006.

In September 2008, Basket Napoli was excluded from the Lega Basket championship due to financial problems, together with Orlandina Basket.[2] After this decision, the team restarted and began play in regional leagues.

Notable players[edit]

Carpisa Napoli, in 2006.

Sponsorship names[edit]

Through the years, due to sponsorship deals, it has been also known as:[3]

  • Serapide Pozzuoli (1995–99)
  • Record Napoli (1999–01)
  • Pastificio di Nola Napoli (2001–02)
  • Pompea Napoli (2002–05)
  • Carpisa Napoli (2005–06)
  • Eldo Basket Napoli (2006–08)

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