Pistoia Basket 2000

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Pistoia Basket 2000
Pistoia Basket 2000 logo
Leagues LBA
Founded 2000
Arena PalaCarrara
Arena Capacity 4,000
Location Pistoia, Tuscany, Italy
Team colors      Red
     White
President Roberto Maltinti
Team manager Giacomo Galanda
Head coach Vincenzo Esposito
Championships 1 LegaDue
Website pistoiabasket2000.com
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

Pistoia Basket 2000, known for sponsorship reasons as The Flexx Pistoia, is an Italian professional basketball team based in Pistoia, Tuscany.

History[edit]

The city of Pistoia was formerly represented in the first division LBA by Olimpia Basket Pistoia during the 1990s. Pistoia Basket 2000 was promoted to the LBA in 2014, and is playing in that league as of the 2015-16 season.

Current roster[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Pistoia Basket 2000 roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt. Age
SF 5 United States Petteway, Terran 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 24 – (1992-10-08)8 October 1992
PG 6 United Kingdom Okereafor, Teddy 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 88 kg (194 lb) 24 – (1992-11-11)11 November 1992
F 9 Italy Antonutti, Michele 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 96 kg (212 lb) 31 – (1986-02-19)19 February 1986
PG 10 Italy Solazzi, Brandon 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 84 kg (185 lb) 20 – (1997-05-01)1 May 1997
SF 11 Italy Lombardi, Eric 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 24 – (1993-02-01)1 February 1993
C 12 Italy Di Pizzo, Marco 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) 91 kg (201 lb) 18 – (1998-08-12)12 August 1998
C 15 Italy Crosariol, Andrea 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) 114 kg (251 lb) 32 – (1984-11-11)11 November 1984
C 18 Italy Magro, Daniele 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) 105 kg (231 lb) 30 – (1987-04-14)14 April 1987
SG 21 United States Jenkins, Michael 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 88 kg (194 lb) 30 – (1986-09-06)6 September 1986
SG 23 United States Roberts, Chris 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 92 kg (203 lb) 29 – (1988-03-24)24 March 1988
PG 25 United States Moore, Ronald 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 78 kg (172 lb) 28 – (1988-07-14)14 July 1988
C 45 United States Boothe, Nathan 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 112 kg (247 lb) 23 – (1994-02-03)3 February 1994
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: August 11, 2016

Season by season[edit]

Recent seasons[1]
Season Tier League Pos. Postseason European competitions
2010–11 2 LegaDue 8
2011–12 2 LegaDue 2 Champion
2012–13 2 LegaDue 2 Runner-up Increase
2013–14 1 Serie A 8 Quarterfinalist
2014–15 1 Serie A 9
2015–16 1 Serie A 6 Quarterfinalist

Trophies[edit]

2013

Sponsorship names[edit]

Throughout the years, due to sponsorship, the club has been known as:

  • Cassa di Risparmio Pistoia (2002–05)
  • Associazione Vivaisti Pistoiesi (2005–06)
  • Power Dry Pistoia (2006–07)
  • Carmatic Pistoia (2007–10)
  • Tuscany Pistoia (2010–11)
  • Giorgio Tesi Group Pistoia (2011–2016)
  • The Flexx Pistoia (2016–present)

Notable former players[edit]

To appear in this section a player must have either:

References[edit]

External links[edit]