Álex Mumbrú

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Álex Mumbrú
Mumbru Beijing.jpg
Mumbru at the 2008 Olympics.
No. 15 – Bilbao Basket
Position Small forward
League Liga ACB
Eurocup
Personal information
Born (1979-06-12) June 12, 1979 (age 37)
Barcelona, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 6 ft 7.5 in (2.02 m)
Listed weight 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2001 / Undrafted
Playing career 1997–present
Career history
1997–2002 Joventut
2002–2004 Real Madrid
2004–2006 Joventut
2006–2009 Real Madrid
2009–present Bilbao Basket
Career highlights and awards

Álex Mumbrú Murcia (born June 12, 1979), is a Spanish professional basketball player who plays for Bilbao Basket. He is a 2.02 m (6 ft. 7 ½ in.) tall small forward.

Professional career[edit]

Mumbrú began his career playing with Sant Josep Badalona of the Liga EBA, the farm team of Joventut in the 1997–98 and 1998–99 seasons, where he also played several games with Joventut's senior team in the Liga ACB. He then moved to Real Madrid before the 2002–03 season. He moved back to Joventut before the 2004–05 season.

He rejoined Real Madrid before the 2006–07 season. He then joined Bilbao Basket before the 2009–10 season.

Spanish national team[edit]

Mumbrú has played with the senior men's Spanish national basketball teams that won the gold medal at the 2006 FIBA World Championship, the silver medal at the EuroBasket 2007, the silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, and the gold medal at the EuroBasket 2009.

Prior to the EuroBasket 2011, the 32-year-old Mumbrú announced his retirement from the national team.[1] However, he returned to represent Spain at the EuroBasket 2013.

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Pro career[edit]

Spanish national team[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ESP – Mumbru calls it a day with Spain". FIBA. 17 June 2011. Retrieved 25 June 2011. 

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