Ivan Almeida

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Ivan Almeida
Free Agent
PositionSmall forward
Personal information
Born (1989-05-10) May 10, 1989 (age 30)
Praia, Cape Verde
NationalityCape Verdean
Listed height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Career information
CollegeStonehill (2009–2011)
NBA draft2012 / Undrafted
Playing career2011–present
Career history
2011–2012Sampaense
2012AD Bairro
2012–2013Vitória de Guimarães
2013AD Bairro
2013–2015Lille Métropole
2015–2016Chorale Roanne
2016–2017Cholet
2017–2018Anwil Włocławek
2018–2019Kalev/Cramo
2019ČEZ Nymburk
Career highlights and awards

Ivan Almeida (born 10 May 1989) is a Cape Verdean professional basketball player, who lastly played for ČEZ Nymburk of the NBL. Standing at 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m), he usually plays as small forward.

Professional career[edit]

In August 2017, Almeida signed with Anwil Włocławek of the Polish Basketball League (PLK). In September 2017 he won the Polish SuperCup with Anwil Włocławek, winning over Stelmet Zielona Góra, 92–88.[1] He scored 23 points in his debut and was named the Most Valuable Player of the game.[2] In the following 2017–18 season, Almeida was named the PLK Most Valuable Player.[3] Almeida averaged 17.2 points, 5.5 rebonds and 2.9 assists per game. He signed with Estonian club Kalev/Cramo on August 24, 2018.[4]

On October 8, 2019, he has signed with ČEZ Nymburk of the NBL. [5]

International career[edit]

Almeida played for Cape Verde's national basketball team on many occasions. At the 2015 AfroBasket, he recorded the most assists, steals and blocks for his team.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superpuchar polski du Anwilu Włocławek" [Polish Supercup for Anwil Włocławek]. PLK.pl. 2017-09-28. Retrieved 2017-09-28.
  2. ^ "Almeida MVP meczu o Superpuchar polski" [Almeida MVP of the Polish Supercup]. PLK.pl. 2017-09-28. Retrieved 2017-09-28.
  3. ^ "Nagrody za sezon zasadniczy EBL 2017/18". plk.pl. 2018-04-28.
  4. ^ "BC Kalev/Cramo officially signs Ivan Almeida". Sportando. Retrieved August 24, 2018.
  5. ^ "CEZ Nymburk signs Ivan Almeida". Sportando. October 8, 2019. Retrieved October 9, 2019.
  6. ^ Cape Verde accumulated statistics | 2015 FIBA Africa Championship for Men, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 6 Aug 2016.

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