Ernests Kalve

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Ernests Kalve
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BC Mureș
Position Forward
League Liga Națională
Personal information
Born (1987-04-04) April 4, 1987 (age 30)
Riga, Latvia
Nationality Latvian
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2009 / Undrafted
Playing career 2004–present
Career history
2004–2005 Falco/Ķeizarmežs
2005–2006 Benetton Treviso
2006–2007 Giessen 46ers
2007–2009 ASK Riga
2009–2010 BK Ventspils
2010–2011 BC Nevėžis
2011–2012 BK Valmiera
2012 Trabzonspor
2012–2013 Szolnoki Olaj KK
2013 Vanoli Cremona
2013–2014 BK Valmiera
2014 Barons/LDz
2015 Alba Fehérvár
2015–2016 Sundsvall Dragons
2016–present BC Mureș

Ernests Kalve (born April 4, 1987) is a Latvian professional basketball player for BC Mureș of the Liga Națională.

Pro career[edit]

Kalve's first team was Falco/Ķeizarmežs in Latvian Amateur Basketball League. He played in U-18 2005 European Championship, where he was the tournament's top scorer. After that championship he signed with the Italian club Benetton Treviso. After a year with Benetton, he moved to the Giessen 46ers, and he then he returned to his home country to play for ASK Riga.

Then he played for Trabzonspor Basketball in Turkish Basketball League, and for Szolnoki Olaj KK in Liga ABA.

In October 2013, he returned to Italy, signing for Vanoli Cremona.[1] Kalve was released in December, after some disappointing performances. He returned in Latvia with BK Valmiera.[2]

On August 4, 2015, he signed with Sundsvall Dragons of the Swedish Basketligan.[3]

On August 22, 2016, Kalve signed with Romanian club BC Mureș for the 2016–17 season.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vanoli Cremona signs Ernests Kalve". Sportando.com. October 7, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Ernests Kalve signs for BK Valmiera". Sportando.com. January 15, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Ernests Kalve Signs with Sundsvall". Sportando. 2015-08-03. Retrieved 2015-08-03. 
  4. ^ "Ernests Kalve signs with BC Mures". Sportando.com. 22 August 2016. Retrieved 22 August 2016. 

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