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Yanick Moreira

In this Portuguese name, the first or maternal family name is Pires and the second or paternal family name is Moreira.

Yanick Pires Moreira (born July 31, 1991) is an Angolan professional basketball player for Peristeri of the Greek Basket League. He played two seasons of college basketball for the SMU Mustangs.

Yanick Moreira
Moreira in 2014
No. 2 – Peristeri
PositionCenter
LeagueGreek Basket League
FIBA Europe Cup
Personal information
Born (1991-07-31)July 31, 1991 (age 30)
Luanda, Angola
NationalityAngolan
Listed height6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High schoolColégio Herinália Janete
(Luanda, Angola)
College
NBA draft2015 / Undrafted
Playing career2008–present
Career history
2008–2011Primeiro de Agosto
2015–2016Rouen Métropole
2016UCAM Murcia
2016–2017Raptors 905
2017Sanat Naft Abadan
2017–2018Parma
2018–2019PAOK Thessaloniki
2019Virtus Bologna
2019–2020Peristeri
2020–2021AEK Athens
2021–presentPeristeri
Career highlights and awards

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From 2008 to 2011, Moreira played for Primeiro de Agosto of the Angolan League before moving to the United States to attend South Plains College. After playing two seasons with South Plains, he transferred to Southern Methodist University where he graduated in 2015. Moreira was called for goaltending on a three-point field goal by Bryce Alford, in the closing seconds of the Mustangs' second-round game of the 2015 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament against UCLA. Moreira took responsibility for the loss, saying "It's all my fault. I should have let the ball hit the rim. I shouldn't have made that mistake as a senior."

After going undrafted in the 2015 NBA draft, Moreira joined the Los Angeles Clippers for the 2015 NBA Summer League. In September 2015, he was ruled out for four to six weeks with a minor ligament tear in his left foot. On November 29, 2015, he signed with Rouen Métropole Basket of the French LNB Pro A. In April 2016, he left Rouen and signed with Angolan club Petro de Luanda. He was later loaned to Spanish club UCAM Murcia for the rest of the 2015–16 ACB season.

In July 2016, Moreira joined the Toronto Raptors for the 2016 NBA Summer League. On August 11, 2016, he signed with the Raptors, but was waived on October 22, 2016 after appearing in one preseason game. On October 30, 2016, he was acquired by Raptors 905 of the NBA Development League as an affiliate player of Toronto. On May 3, 2017, he signed with Sanat Naft Abadan of the Iranian Super League.

On July 13, 2017, Moreira signed with Russian club Parma for the 2017–18 season. He averaged 9 points and 6 rebounds per game in the VTB league. On August 5, 2018, Moreira joined the Greek club PAOK. Moreira spent the 2019-20 season with Peristeri and averaged 12.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game.

He signed with AEK Athens on June 18, 2020. He was voted as the MVP of the month for November in the Basketball Champions League after averaging 17.7 points and 6.3 rebounds per game. Overall, Moreira averaged 13 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.4 blocks, and 1.2 assists throughout the 2020-21 campaign with AEK.

On July 28, 2021, Moreira officially returned to Peristeri.

Moreira has been a regular member of the Angola national basketball team since 2010, having competed at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. At the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, Moreira scored a tournament-high and career-high 38 points, along with 15 rebounds, in an 83–91 win against Australia.

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Yanick Moreira
Yanick Moreira Language Watch Edit In this Portuguese name the first or maternal family name is Pires and the second or paternal family name is Moreira Yanick Pires Moreira born July 31 1991 is an Angolan professional basketball player for Peristeri of the Greek Basket League He played two seasons of college basketball for the SMU Mustangs Yanick MoreiraMoreira in 2014No 2 PeristeriPositionCenterLeagueGreek Basket League FIBA Europe CupPersonal informationBorn 1991 07 31 July 31 1991 age 30 Luanda AngolaNationalityAngolanListed height6 ft 11 in 2 11 m Listed weight220 lb 100 kg Career informationHigh schoolColegio Herinalia Janete Luanda Angola CollegeSouth Plains 2011 2013 SMU 2013 2015 NBA draft2015 UndraftedPlaying career2008 presentCareer history2008 2011Primeiro de Agosto2015 2016Rouen Metropole2016UCAM Murcia2016 2017Raptors 9052017Sanat Naft Abadan2017 2018Parma2018 2019PAOK Thessaloniki2019Virtus Bologna2019 2020Peristeri2020 2021AEK Athens2021 presentPeristeriCareer highlights and awardsFIBA Champions League champion 2019 NBA D League champion 2017 3 Angolan League champion 2008 2010 2 Angolan Cup champion 2008 2009 4 Angolan Supercup champion 2007 2010 Second team All AAC 2015 AAC Most Improved Player 2015 First team NJCAA D1 All American 2013 NJCAA D1 champion 2012 NJCAA D1 Tournament MVP 2012 Medals Men s BasketballRepresenting AngolaAfroBasketRades 2015 National teamFIBA Africa Under 18 ChampionshipAlexandria 2008 National team Contents 1 Early life and college career 2 Professional career 3 National team career 4 References 5 External linksEarly life and college career EditFrom 2008 to 2011 Moreira played for Primeiro de Agosto of the Angolan League before moving to the United States to attend South Plains College After playing two seasons with South Plains he transferred to Southern Methodist University where he graduated in 2015 1 Moreira was called for goaltending on a three point field goal by Bryce Alford in the closing seconds of the Mustangs second round game of the 2015 NCAA Men s Division I Basketball Tournament against UCLA Moreira took responsibility for the loss saying It s all my fault I should have let the ball hit the rim I shouldn t have made that mistake as a senior 2 Professional career EditAfter going undrafted in the 2015 NBA draft Moreira joined the Los Angeles Clippers for the 2015 NBA Summer League 3 In September 2015 he was ruled out for four to six weeks with a minor ligament tear in his left foot 4 On November 29 2015 he signed with Rouen Metropole Basket of the French LNB Pro A 5 In April 2016 he left Rouen and signed with Angolan club Petro de Luanda He was later loaned to Spanish club UCAM Murcia for the rest of the 2015 16 ACB season 6 7 In July 2016 Moreira joined the Toronto Raptors for the 2016 NBA Summer League On August 11 2016 he signed with the Raptors 8 but was waived on October 22 2016 after appearing in one preseason game 9 On October 30 2016 he was acquired by Raptors 905 of the NBA Development League as an affiliate player of Toronto 10 On May 3 2017 he signed with Sanat Naft Abadan of the Iranian Super League 11 On July 13 2017 Moreira signed with Russian club Parma for the 2017 18 season 12 He averaged 9 points and 6 rebounds per game in the VTB league On August 5 2018 Moreira joined the Greek club PAOK 13 Moreira spent the 2019 20 season with Peristeri and averaged 12 7 points and 6 7 rebounds per game He signed with AEK Athens on June 18 2020 14 He was voted as the MVP of the month for November in the Basketball Champions League after averaging 17 7 points and 6 3 rebounds per game 15 Overall Moreira averaged 13 points 6 2 rebounds 1 4 blocks and 1 2 assists throughout the 2020 21 campaign with AEK On July 28 2021 Moreira officially returned to Peristeri National team career EditMoreira has been a regular member of the Angola national basketball team since 2010 having competed at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup 16 At the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Moreira scored a tournament high and career high 38 points along with 15 rebounds in an 83 91 win against Australia 17 References Edit Basquetebol Yanick Moreira visitou o Clube onde fez a sua formacao e rever amigos in Portuguese SMU player whistled for critical goaltending It s all my fault FoxSports com March 19 2015 Retrieved March 19 2015 2015 Summer League Player Profile Yanick Moreira Nets Sign Yanick Moreira Hoops Rumors Retrieved 2017 07 27 Yanick Moreira inks with Rouen Metro Basket Sportando Retrieved 2017 07 27 Basketball Yanick Moreira to play for UCAM Murcia of Spain angop ao April 13 2016 Retrieved April 15 2016 Yanick Moreira refuerza al UCAM Murcia CB ACB com in Spanish April 12 2016 Retrieved April 15 2016 Raptors Sign Free Agents Drew Crawford Yanick Moreira NBA com August 11 2016 Retrieved August 11 2016 Raptors Release Five From Roster NBA com October 22 2016 Retrieved October 22 2016 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER AND SCHEDULE NBA com Turner Sports Interactive Inc October 30 2016 Retrieved November 2 2016 Yanick Moreira inks in Iran with Naft Abadan Sportando com May 3 2017 Retrieved May 8 2017 Prodolzhaem usilyatsya Yanik Morejra parmabasket ru in Russian July 13 2017 Retrieved July 13 2017 Yannick Moreira inks with PAOK Sportando Retrieved August 6 2018 AEK announces Yanick Moreira Sportando June 18 2020 Retrieved June 18 2020 AEK big man Moreira named MVP of the month for November Basketball Champions League November 27 2020 Retrieved November 27 2020 Yanick MOREIRA at the Players of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014 FIBA basketball FIBA basketball Retrieved 2017 07 28 Australia vs Angola FIBA com 4 September 2014 Retrieved 7 March 2017 External links EditSMU Mustangs bio Moreira s FIBA archive profile Retrieved from https en wikipedia org w index php title Yanick Moreira amp oldid 1049461511, wikipedia, wiki, book,

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