CSM Oradea (basketball)

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CSM Oradea
CSM Oradea logo
Nickname Red Lions
Leagues Liga Națională
Founded 2003
Arena Arena Antonio Alexe
Arena Capacity 2,000
Location Oradea , Romania
Team colors Red, Blue
President Florin Birta
Team manager Serban Sere
Head coach Cristian Achim
Website www.csmoradea.ro
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CSM Oradea is a Romanian professional basketball club, based in Oradea, Romania. The club competes in the Liga Națională and the EuroChallenge.


CSM Oradea was founded in 2003, but the team promote to the first division in 2005. The team best performance was in 2012 when they reached Romanian Cup semifinals and in 2013 when the team won the 3rd place.

In the 2012-2013 season the team finished on second place at the end of the regular season (23 wins and 7 losses) and qualify for the Play-Offs. In the first round the team won with 3-1 against U Mobitelco Cluj Napoca, and then the team lost 3-1 against future champions Asesoft Ploieşti. The team played for the 3rd place against Gaz Metan Mediaş and won with 2-1.

In 2013–14 the team made its first European appearance, as they would play in the third tier EuroChallenge. It also made the Cup Final for the first time, as well as the Liga Nationala Final.

Season by season[edit]

Season Domestic competitions Cup European competitions
Tier League Pos. Postseason Tier League Result
2012–13 1 Liga Națională 2 Semifinalist N/A
2013–14 1 Liga Națională 2 Runner–up Runner–up

Current roster[edit]

CSM Oradea roster
Players Coaches
Pos. Νο. Nat. Name Ht.
G Serbia Markovic, Radovan 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
PG United States Hatten, Marcus 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
SF Romania Pasca, Rares 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
C Serbia Pantic, Mladen 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
F/C Slovenia Nuhanovic, Salih 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
G Montenegro Subotic, Vujadin 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
SG Australia Dillon, Daniel 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
C Romania Gutoaia, Adrian 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
F Croatia Krapic, Ante 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
C Romania Țibîrnă, Bogdan 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
PG Romania Hora, Horia 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
SF Romania Pop, Sergiu 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
SG Romania Lupusavei, Silviu 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
PG Romania Popescu, Daniel 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Head coach
  • Romania Achim Cristian
Assistant Coach
  • Serbia Mitrovic Milan
Fitness Coach
  • Serbia Ranisavljev Igor
Youth Coach
  • Romania Pop Calin
  • Last update: 24-12-2014

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