Carlton Myers

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Carlton Myers
Carlton Myers.jpg
Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1971-03-30) 30 March 1971 (age 43)
London, England, United Kingdom
Nationality Italian / British
Listed height 6 ft 3.75 in (192 cm)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
Pro playing career 1988–2010
Career history
Basket Rimini (1988–1992)
Libertas Pesaro (1992–1994)
Basket Rimini (1994–1995)
Fortitudo Bologna (1995–2001)
Virtus Roma (2001–2004)
Montepaschi Siena (2004–2005)
Valladolid (2005)
Libertas Pesaro (2005–2009)
Basket Rimini Crabs (2009–2010)
Career highlights and awards
Carlton Myers
Medal record
Competitor for  Italy
FIBA EuroBasket
Silver 1997 Spain National Team
Gold 1999 France National Team

Carlton Ettore Francesco Myers (born 30 March 1971) is a retired Italian professional basketball player that played in the Italian league and the Euroleague. Myers was raised initially in Britain.

Club career[edit]

During his years in Fortitudo Bologna, he became the great rival of another European superstar, Predrag Danilović, the leader of Virtus Bologna, the other basketball team in the city. The duels and the rivalry between Myers and Danilovć are a legendary part of Italian basketball history.

Italian national team[edit]

With the senior men's Italian National Team, Myers played in the 1997 and 1999 FIBA EuroBaskets, the 1998 FIBA World Championship, and in the 2000 Sydney Olympics, where he furthermore had the honour of being his country's flag-bearer at the opening ceremony.

Pro clubs[edit]

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Club career[edit]

Italian national team[edit]

External links[edit]

Summer Olympics
Preceded by
Giovanna Trillini
Italy Flag bearer for Italy
2000 Sydney
Succeeded by
Jury Chechi