Alex Abrines is a professional basketball player who’s born on 1st August 1993 in Palma, Spain. He plays as the forward and shooting guard. He is currently playing in Liga ACB for Barcelona and he also plays in Euro League.
Alex Abrines Professional Career
Alex Abrines professional career started in Spanish leagues where he played for couple of teams between 2010-12 including Unicaja and Clinicas Rincon. After that he signed for Barcelona in 2012. His NBA career started in 2013 when he was picked in an NBA draft by Oklahoma City Thunder. Though Barcelona signed him back after 2 seasons in 2015 where he played for 4 seasons until 2019. He performed brilliantly there and won the award of Rising Star of Euro League. He led his team Barcelona to victory in 3 titles including Spanish Super Cup, Spanish King Cup, and Spanish ACB league.
After playing for Barcelona in 4 seasons he went on to play in NBA. He signed for Oklahoma City Thunder in 2016. He had an amazing first game where he scored 19 points and became a reason for his team’s victory against Los Angeles Lakers.
He performed in some crucial matches including a match against Charlotte Hornets where he scored 25 points and lead his team to a close victory. His scored 7 3 points in a single match against Atlanta Hawks.
He left Oklahoma after being a part for 3 seasons. He went on to join Barcelona again. He signed a deal with them in 2019 for 2 years.
Alex Abrines International Career.
Alex Abrines has performed his duties to his country too. He played for Spanish National team both as a junior and as a senior. He took part in Under 18 FIBA European Championship as a junior in 2011 where he won a Gold Medal. After that in 2012 he took part to play Under 20 FIBA European Championship where he was able to get a bronze medal. Moreover, as a senior he took part in Rio Olympics in 2016 and he and his team won the bronze medal. He also took part in Euro Basket competition in 2017.
What shoes does Alex Abrines wear?
Alex Abrines has the habit to wear Adidas shoes. He is currently wearing Adidas Explosive Bounce shoes. He has previously worn Adidas Crazy Light Boost 2016 shoes and Adidas Crazy Explosive shoes 2017.