List of famous basketball players from Estonia, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Estonia has produced some very talented basketball players over the years, including centers, guards and forwards. These are some of the best Estonian basketball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Estonia and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular basketball player from Estonia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
This list is made up of many different players, including Andre Pärn and Rait Keerles.
This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Estonian basketball players?" and "Which basketball players are from Estonia?"You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Estonia in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Estonian basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
Aivar Kuusmaa is a retired Estonian professional basketball player who played mostly at the shooting guard position. He won the USSR Premier Basketball League in 1991 as a member of the Tallinn Kalev basketball team. Kuusmaa mostly played in Estonia, but he also spent three seasons in Greece, with Panathinaikos and one season in Belgium, with Liege Basket. Also, during the service in the Soviet Army, Kuusmaa was stationed in Latvian SSR and played in the local army sports club ASK Riga. After retiring in 2005 he has been coaching BC Kalev/Cramo, TTÜ KK and TYCO Rapla. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Tallinn, Estonia
Andre Pärn is an Estonian basketball player. Currently he is a member of the Piimameister Otto/Rapla playing in Korvpalli Meistriliiga in Estonia and Challenge Cup. Andre Pärn started his basketball career in hometown BC Asto at the age of 16. Next season he moved to Estonian powerhouse Kalev Tallinn until 2000. During the time, he won multiple national championships and cups. After six seasons with Kalev, Pärn moved to Sweden Plannja Basket Luleå where he played a successful season. The same summer he was a member of the Estonian basketball team which played in the EuroBasket 2001 competition. Following the tournament with Team Estonia, he had his last foreign spell in Belgium with Leuven ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Tallinn, Estonia
Andres Sõber is a former Estonian professional basketball player and basketball coach. He is the current head coach and chairman of the BC Rakvere Tarvas. He started his senior club career with "Tallinn Kalev" team in 1978 and after 1982–83 season he became a basketball coach. ...more on Wikipedia
Asko Paade is an Estonian basketball player who currently plays for Estonian basketball team Tartu Ülikool, power forward position. He was also a member of Estonia national basketball team in 2003 – 2005. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Tartu, Estonia