Unicaja Málaga
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BACKGROUND:
  • Home court is Palacio de los Deportes José María Martín Carpena, seating 10,000
  • Club founded in 1977


  • HISTORY:
  • Champions of Spain 2005/06 season
  • Korac Cup: runners up in 2000 and champions in 2001
  • Team has participated in every Euroleague competition since Euroleage became sole European club championship


  • RECENT:
  • Disqualified in quarter-finals of ACB (Spanish league) by Tau Ceramica
  • Third place in Euroleague 2006/07, beating Tau Ceramica in the bronze medal game
  • Qualified for 2007/08 Euroleague – in Group B with Maccabi Elite Tel Aviv, Efes Pilsen (fellow Europe Live ’07 team), Aris TT Bank, Cibona Zagreb, Le Mans Sarthe Basket, Lietuvos Rytas and Armani Jeans Milano


  • LEADERSHIP:
  • Francisco de Paula Molina Pacheco, President
  • Sergio Scariolo, Head Coach


  • COLORS:
  • Green and White
  • 2007/08 ROSTER
    #

    Name

    Height

    Position

    Year born

    Country

    NBA Affiliation

    -

    Marcus Haislip

    207 (6'10'')

    F

    80

    USA

    Played in NBA from 2002 to 2005 – played with MIL and IND

    -

    Bojan Popovic

    190 (6'3'')

    G

    83

    SRB

    -

    25

    Daniel Santiago

    216 (7'1'')

    C

    76

    PUR-USA

    Played in NBA from 2000 to 2002 - PHX and 2003-2005 MIL

    -

    Davor Kus

    190 (6'3'')

    G

    78

    CRO

    -

    5

    Bernardo Rodriguez

    197 (6'6'')

    F/G

    80

    ESP

    -

    9

    Jiri Welsch

    200 (6'7'')

    F

    80

    CZE

    Played in NBA from 2002 to 2006 (GSW, BOS, CLE and MIL)

    10

    Carlos Cabezas

    186 (6'1'')

    G

    80

    ESP

    -

    -

    Gabriel German

    207 (6'10'')

    C

    80

    ESP

    -

    -

    Boniface N'Dong

    213 (7'0'')

    C

    77

    SEN

    Played in NBA from 2005-2006 LAC

    -

    Vitor Faverani

    209 (6'10'')

    C

    88

    BRA

    -

    4

    Pepe Sanchez

    193 (6'4'')

    G

    77

    ARG-ESP

    First Argentine to play in NBA (2000) – played with ATL, PHI, DET and GSW

    20

    Carlos Jimenez

    203 (6'8'')

    F

    76

    ESP

    -

    15

    Ignacio De Miguel

    205 (6'9'')

    C

    73

    ESP

    -

    17

    Marko Tusek

    203 (6'8'')

    F

    75

    SLO

    -



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