Heurtel with Barcelona in 2018
|No. 13 – FC Barcelona|
|Born||10 April 1989|
|Listed height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Listed weight||91 kg (201 lb)|
|NBA draft||2010 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Thomas Heurtel (born 10 April 1989) is a French professional basketball player for FC Barcelona of the Liga ACB and the EuroLeague. Standing at 1.89 m (6 ft 2 1⁄2 in), he plays at the point guard position.
Heurtel rose through the ranks at the French club Élan Béarnais Pau-Orthez, and he played in the senior men's first team of the club for two seasons. In the 2008–09 season, he won the French League's Rising Star Award.
On 27 December 2014, just before the start of the Top 16 stage of the 2014–15 Euroleague season, Anadolu Efes bought him to Baskonia and Heurtel signed a contract until June 2017 with Turkish club Anadolu Efes, of the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL). With Efes, Heurtel needed just two months to win his first club title, as he helped his team to win the Turkish Cup title. Additionally, Heurtel was named the Turkish Cup Final MVP. At the beginning of the next season, Heurtel helped Anadolu Efes to beat Pınar Karşıyaka to win the Turkish President´s Cup, his second title with Efes.
Return to Spain (2017–present)
On 22 June 2017 Heurtel signed a two-year deal with FC Barcelona Lassa of the Liga ACB. On 18 February 2018 Heurtel won the Copa del Rey with FC Barcelona Lassa and was named MVP of the tournament.
French national team
Heurtel played with the French under-20 national team at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, and at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, where he won a silver medal. He has also been a member of the senior men's French national basketball team. With France, he played at the EuroBasket 2013, where he won a gold medal, at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, where he won a bronze medal, and at the 2016 Summer Olympics.
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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, and regional competition if applicable.
|Led the league|
- Heurtel et Kangur à l'ASVEL ‹See Tfd›(in French). L'Équipe. 22 July 2009,
- Thomas Heurtel, savia nueva para el Meridiano ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish). ACB.com 22 July 2010.
- Thomas Heurtel, talento rumbo a Vitoria ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish). Solobasket. June 2011.
- Thomas Heurtel se desvincula de Laboral Kutxa Baskonia ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish); Baskonia, December 27, 2014.
- Anadolu Efes Istanbul signs Thomas Heurtel.; Sportando, December 27, 2014.
- "Efes beats Fenerbahce to win Turkish Cup, Heurtel named MVP". Sportando.com. 22 February 2015. Retrieved 10 June 2015.
- Anadolu Efes got the “President’s cup”
- Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for February: Thomas Heurtel, Anadolu Efes Istanbul.
- "Thomas Heurtel, creativitat i anotació per al Barça Lassa | FC Barcelona". FC Barcelona (in Catalan). 22 June 2017. Retrieved 22 June 2017.
- "Barcelona, Heurtel pen multiyear extension". EuroLeague.net. 5 July 2019. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
- Thomas HEURTEL (FRA).