Lappeenrannan NMKY

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Lappeenrannan NMKY
Founded 1951
Arena Lappeenrannan urheilutalo
Location Lappeenranta, Finland
Team colors White and red
President Jari Vuorenpää
Head coach Lassi Tuovi
Championships 2 Finnish Championships
2005, 2006
4 Finnish Cups
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
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Home jersey
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Team colours
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Away jersey
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Team colours

Lappeenrannan NMKY (also known as LrNMKY for short or as Team Lappeenranta in European competitions) is a basketball club based in a city of Lappeenranta, Finland. It was formed in 1951 as a Young Men's Christian Association (NMKY in Finnish) and has won two Finnish Championships (2005, 2006) and two Finnish Cups (2005, 2006).[1]

Team Lappeenranta participated in Fiba EuroCup challenge in 2005/2006 finishing in semi-finals.[2] In 2007/2008 season team is willing to make another run in Europe, this time in FIBA EuroCup.[3] After the 2013–14 season, NMKY left the Korisliiga because of financial problems.


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