Basket Rimini Crabs

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Basket Rimini Crabs
Basket Rimini Crabs logo
Leagues Serie B
Founded 1947
Arena Palasport Flaminio
Location Rimini, Italy
Team colors White and Red
President San Marino Luciano Capicchioni
Head coach Bulgaria Georgi Mladenov
Website [1]
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Home jersey
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Away jersey
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Crabs played at 105 Stadium between 2003 and 2011.

Basket Rimini Crabs is an Italian professional basketball team based in Rimini, Emilia-Romagna.


The club was established in 1947 as Polisportiva Libertas, playing in the professional second division from the first time in 1978-79. The side would make its first division Serie A debut in 1984, staying in the league for the next seven seasons. Returning to the LegaDue (the renamed second division) from 2001, the side was unable to participate in the league in 2011 due to debts, moving to the fourth-division DNB instead.

Notable players[edit]

Carlton Myers
German Scarone
Roman Gonzalez

Sponsorship names[edit]

Throughout the years, due to sponsorship, the club has been known as :

  • Sarila (1978-1980)
  • Sacramora (1980-1983)
  • Marr (1983-1986)
  • Hamby (1986-1987)
  • Biklim (1987-1988)
  • Marr (1988-1993)
  • Olio Monini (1993-1994)
  • Teamsystem (1994-1995)
  • Koncret (1995-1997)
  • Pepsi (1997-2000)
  • Vip (2000-2001)
  • Conad (2001-2002)
  • Vip (2002-2003)
  • Conad (2003-2005)
  • Coopsette (2005-2009)
  • Riviera Solare (2009-2010)
  • Edilizia Moderna (2010)
  • Immobiliare Spiga (2010-2011)
  • Basket Rimini Crabs (2011-2015)
  • NTS Informatica (2015-present)


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