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Traiskirchen Lions

Lions-LogoOfficial name: Arkadia Traiskirchen Lions
Established: 1966
Address: Karl-Theuer-Straße 10, 2514 Traiskirchen, Austria
Home Venue: Lions Dome

Arkadia Traiskirchen Lions is one of the most traditional clubs in Austrian Basketball. The club was founded 1966 and is consecutive member of Austria’s first division since 1983. They are three-time Austrian champion (1991, 1994, 2000) and three time Cup-winner (1997, 2000, 2001). In the past years the club set its focus on developing young players. Reigning Euroleague MVP and newly NBA player Nemanja Bjelica (SRB) started his professional career in Traiskirchen. And Jakob Pöltl, Austrias first ever NBA player, spent his only season (13/14) in professional european basketball with Lions.

Current list of Players:

PLAYER HEIGHT POSITION
Terence Aryee 182cm PG
Fuad Memcic  209cm  C
Benedikt Güttl 193cm PG/SG
Benedikt Danek  176cm  PG
Fabricio Vay 207cm PF
Florian Trmal 199cm SF/PF
Milovan Draskovic 211cm C
Martin Trmal 193cm SG/SF
Nicolas Ellinger  190cm  SG/SF
 Lukas Baumgartner  195cm  SF/PF
 Jason Detrick  197cm  SG/SF
 Michael Lanator  201cm  PF

Head Coach: Giorgi Mladenov
Assistant Coach: Stefan Grassegger

Sports Manager: Helmut Niederhofer
Team Manager:
Lena Niederhofer

List of Trophies:
Austrian Champion: 1991, 1994, 2000
Austrian Cup: 1997, 2000, 2001