Pau Ribas

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Pau Ribas
PauRibas.jpg
Ribas warming up with Joventut Badalona.
FC Barcelona Lassa
Position Point guard / Shooting guard
League Liga ACB
Euroleague
Personal information
Born (1987-03-02) March 2, 1987 (age 28)
Barcelona, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2009 / Undrafted
Pro career 2005–present
Career history
2005–2009 Joventut Badalona
2005–2007 Prat
2009–2012 Caja Laboral
2012–2015 Valencia
2015–present FC Barcelona

Pau Ribas Tossas (born March 2, 1987) is a Spanish professional basketball player who plays for FC Barcelona Lassa of the Liga ACB. Standing at 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m),[1] he primarily plays the point guard position. His father, Jordi Ribas, was also a professional basketball player.

Professional career[edit]

Ribas played with Prat, and then with the Spanish ACB League club Joventut Badalona, before joining the Spanish Euroleague club Caja Laboral in 2009.[2] In July 2012, he signed a three-year deal with Valencia Basket.[3] On July 23, 2015, he signed a three-year deal with FC Barcelona Lassa.[4]

Spanish national team[edit]

Ribas was a member of the Spanish junior national teams. He played at the 2005 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, and at the 2006 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He won the silver medal at the 2007 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He has also been a member of the senior men's Spanish national basketball team.

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  PIR  Performance Index Rating
 Bold  Career high

Note: The Euroleague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season, he also played in domestic competition.

Euroleague[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2008–09 Joventut 10 4 19.8 .383 .313 .778 1.4 2.3 1.2 .0 7.0 5.9
2009–10 Baskonia 20 15 20.2 .391 .360 1.000 2.0 2.1 .5 .1 4.5 4.3
2010–11 Baskonia 20 2 12.9 .444 .320 .200 1.6 1.0 .5 .0 2.5 2.8
2011–12 Baskonia 10 3 17.5 .420 .176 .875 2.5 1.8 .9 .0 5.2 5.3
2014–15 Valencia 10 4 24.1 .489 .439 .769 2.3 3.6 1.1 .0 11.8 12.3
Career 70 28 18.2 .414 .351 .713 1.8 2.0 .7 .0 5.3 5.4

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Pro career[edit]

Spanish national team[edit]

Personal[edit]

Ribas is known for his frequent take on political stances.[5] He has also written articles for the Catalan newspaper Ara,[6] known for its Catalan nationalist and independentist editorial policy.[7][8]

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