|No. 6 – Valencia Basket|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|Born||15 December 1995|
A Coruña, Spain
|Listed height||2.02 m (6 ft 8 in)|
|Listed weight||93 kg (205 lb)|
|NBA draft||2015 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Alberto Abalde Díaz (born 15 December 1995) is a Spanish professional basketball player for Valencia Basket of the Liga ACB. He has experience on the Spain under-18 and under-20 national teams, having won the bronze and silver medals on the international stage.
After playing in Joventut Badalona's youth setup, Abalde made his debut with the first team in 2013. In that year, Abalde became the MVP of the final of the Nike International Junior Tournament, where Joventut beat Barcelona in the final.
Awards and accomplishments
Spanish national team
- Junior national team
- Nike International Junior Tournament MVP: (2013)
His sister, Tamara, is also a professional basketball player.
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- "Club Joventut Badalona is 2013 NIJT champ!". Euroleague. Retrieved 17 August 2016.
- "NBA announces early entry candidates for draft". Detroit Free Press. Associated Press. Retrieved 2 May 2015.
- "El Valencia Basket ficha a Alberto Abalde" (in Spanish). Marca. 17 August 2016. Retrieved 17 August 2016.