BC Kalev/Cramo

BC Kalev, known as BC Kalev/Cramo for sponsorship reasons, is a professional basketball club based in Tallinn, Estonia. The team plays in the Korvpalli Meistriliiga, the Estonian-Latvian Basketball League and the VTB United League. They play their home games at the Kalev Sports Hall and the Saku Suurhall.

Kalev/Cramo logo
Leagues Korvpalli Meistriliiga
Estonian-Latvian Basketball League
VTB United League
Founded 1998; 22 years ago
History Canon ENM
(1998–1999)
Ehitustööriist
(1999–2005)
BC Kalev/Cramo
(2005–present)
Arena Kalev Sports Hall
Capacity 1,700[1]
Location Tallinn, Estonia
Team colors Blue, white
   
President Toomas Linamäe
Head coach Roberts Štelmahers

Sponsorship naming

  • Canon ENM: 1998–1999
  • Ehitustööriist: 1999–2001
  • Ehitustööriist/Kalev: 2001–2003
  • Ehitustööriist/Audentes: 2003–2004
  • Ehitustööriist: 2004–2005
  • BC Kalev/Cramo: 2005–present

Home arenas

  • Kalev Sports Hall: (1998–2002, 2017–present)
  • Valtu Sports Hall: (2002–2003)
  • Audentes Sports Center: (2003–2004)
  • Saku Suurhall: (2004–present)

Honours

Estonian Championship

  • Winners (11): 2004–05, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2019
  • Runners-up (3): 2006–07, 2007–08, 2014–15

Estonian Cup

  • Winners (6): 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2015, 2016
  • Runners-up (3): 2009, 2011, 2013

Latvian-Estonian League

  • Third place (1): 2019

Current roster

2020/2021 Team Roster
(Updated 28-02-2021)
Head Coach : Roberts Stelmahers
Devin Thomas (USA)
Marcus Keene (USA)
Sten Sokk
Tanel Kurbas
Julius-Erik Kastein
Georg Kask
Kregor Hermet
Janis Kaufmanis (Latvia)
Rauno Nurger
Martin Dorbek
Indrek Sunelik
Gabe Bealer (USA)
Free agent (December 2020)
Chavaughn Lewis (USA)
Maurice Kemp (USA)
Free agent (January 2021)
Janari Joesaar (Estonia)
Baxi Manresa (January 2021)

Coaches

Head CoachYears
Allan Dorbek1998–2003
Maarten van Gent2003–2004
Allan Dorbek2004–2005
Aivar Kuusmaa2005–2006
Veselin Matić2006–2008
Nenad Vučinić2008–2009
Alar Varrak2010
Aivar Kuusmaa2010–2012
Alar Varrak2012–2017
Donaldas Kairys2017–2019
Roberts Štelmahers2019–present