ČEZ Basketball Nymburk
|ČEZ Basketball Nymburk|
VTB United League
|Location||Nymburk, Czech Republic|
|Team colors||Red, White
|Head coach||Kestutis Kemzura|
|Championships||13 Czech Championships
11 Czech Cup
ČEZ Basketball Nymburk is a professional basketball team that plays in the top professional Czech basketball league, the NBL. It also competes at the VTB United League since 2011. The team is based in the town of Nymburk. The club's main sponsor is ČEZ, a Czech energy company.
ČEZ won the Czech Championship from 2004–2016, and has played in several European basketball competitions, including the Eurocup. Some of the club's former players include Darius Washington, former NCAA champion and NBA player George Zidek, who is the team's current press speaker, and naturalized Czech player Maurice Whitfield.
- Czech NBL: 13
- 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
- Czech Cup: 11
- 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
The home court of the senior team for Czech domestic league matches is the 2,000 capacity Sportovní Centrum. The club plays its home games in European-wide competitions at the 11,650-capacity Tipsport Arena in Prague.
Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.
|ČEZ Basketball Nymburk roster|
|Season||Tier||League||Pos.||Postseason||Czech Cup||European competitions|
|2006–07||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||3 FIBA EuroCup – Regular season|
|2007–08||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||2 ULEB Cup – Regular season|
|2008–09||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||2 Eurocup – Regular season|
|2009–10||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||2 Eurocup – Quarterfinalist|
|2010–11||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||2 Eurocup – Top 16|
|2011–12||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||2 Eurocup – Quarterfinalist|
|2012–13||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||2 Eurocup – Top 16|
|2013–14||1||NBL||1||Champion||Winner||2 Eurocup – Eightfinals|
|2014–15||1||NBL||1||Champion||–||2 Eurocup – Last 32|
|2015–16||1||NBL||1||Champion||–||2 FIBA Europe Cup – Last 32|
- To appear in this section a player must have either:
- Set a club record or won an individual award as a professional player.
- Played at least one official international match for his senior national team or one NBA game at any time.
- Maxime De Zeeuw 1 season: '15–'16
- Pavel Beneš 4 seasons: '04–'08
- Maurice Whitfield 4 seasons: '02–'06
- Jiri Zidek 2 seasons: '03–'05
- Mike Lenzly 4 seasons: 2009–13
- Michael Meeks 1 season: '06–'07
- Gintaras Einikis 1 season '05-'06
- Darius Washington 1 season: '06–'07
- Robert Tomaszek 1 season: '08–'09
- Guillermo Diaz 1 season: '06–'07
- Goran Jagodnik 1 season: '08–'09
- Thomas Massamba 1 season: '13–'14
- Justin Gray 1 season: '08-'09
- Adam Koch 1 season: '10–'11
- Blake Schilb 2 seasons: '07–'09