BK Liepājas Lauvas

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Liepājas Lauvas
Liepājas Lauvas logo
Leagues LBL
Baltic League
Founded 1991
History Liepājas Metalurgs
Baltika/Kaija
BK Liepāja
Līvu alus/Liepāja
Liepājas Lauvas
Arena Liepāja Olympic Center
Location Liepāja, Latvia
Team colors Dark blue, white and black
              
President Latvia Artis Lagzdiņš
Head coach Latvia Agris Galvanovskis
Website liepajaslauvas.lv
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

BK Liepājas Lauvas is a professional basketball club in Liepāja, Latvia playing in the Latvian Basketball League and Baltic Basketball League. Previous team names were Liepājas Metalurgs, Baltika/Kaija, BK Liepāja, Līvu alus/Liepāja, Liepājas Lauvas, but since 2012 team is called Liepāja/Triobet.

Liepāja team's greatest achievement in Latvian Basketball League is gained second place in 1997, but in 2000, 2011 and 2012 team won the third place.

Roster[edit]

As of July 28, 2016
# Player Pos. Height Weight
Latvia Dāvis Rozītis C 213 cm 109 kg
United States Lateef McMullan PG 180 cm 77 kg
Latvia Artjoms Butjankovs F/C 205 cm 100 kg
Latvia Ingars Aizpurs F/G 195 cm
Latvia Roberts Krastiņš G 195 cm 79 kg
Latvia Kārlis Grigaļūns PG 182 cm 80 kg
Latvia Elvis Šukteris G 181 cm 78 kg
Latvia Kārlis Garoza C 205 cm
Latvia Rihards Bērziņš PF 205 cm
Lithuania Kajus Okmanas PG 187 cm 82 kg

Season by season[edit]

Season League Pos. Significant Events Baltic League Pos.
1991–92 LBL 8
1992–93 LBL 8
1993–94 LBL 11
1994–95 LBL 9
1995–96 LBL 7
1996–97 LBL 2 Runner-up
1997–98 LBL 5 Quarterfinalist
1998–99 LBL 5 Quarterfinalist
1999–00 LBL 3 Bronze medal
2000–01 LBL 4 Semifinalist
2001–02 LBL 7
2002–03 LBL 4 Semifinalist
2003–04 LBL 5 Quarterfinalist
2004–05 LBL 5 Quarterfinalist Challenge Cup 5
2005–06 LBL 6 Quarterfinalist Elite Division 13
2006–07 LBL 4 Semifinalist
2007–08 LBL 6 Quarterfinalist Challenge Cup 4
2008–09 LBL 6 Quarterfinalist Challenge Cup 8
2009–10 LBL 5 Quarterfinalist Elite Division 9
2010–11 LBL 3 Bronze medal Elite Division 12
2011–12 LBL 3 Bronze medal Elite Division 14
2012–13 LBL 9 Regular Season
2013–14 LBL 6 Quarterfinalist Round of 16
2014–15 LBL 4 Semifinalist Round of 16
2015–16 LBL 4 Semifinalist Quarterfinalist

Notable players[edit]

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