Player Profile

Alpha Kaba

24 Power forward / Center

Nationality: Francuska
Date of birth: 29.01.1996.
Height: 208 cm
Weight: 109,6 kg
Nickname: α

kk-megabasket-alpha-kaba-3He began to play basketball by looking at the stunning features of the legendary Kobe Bryant. To the first practice went when he was 13 years old to a local club in his native city – Blois, and Bryant has remained basketball role model. Significant impact on Alpha Kaba had his uncle who was a prominent French basketball player. Bengali Kaba was the national team participant of Olympic Games in Los Angeles in 1984, and he left a deep mark playing in Orthez. Therefore perhaps it not surprising that the Alpha continued his career in the team of Orthez where he spent four years. He had a lot of success in the junior teams of the famous French club since he won the national Cup for players under 18 years of age, with a selection of up to 19 years, he was also a champion of France. Alpha Kaba played for junior and youth national team of France, and from season 2015/2016 is member of Mega Leks.

Characteristics

Physically very strong player with a wingspan. He is explosive in the paint with the great experience for rebound. NBA potential.

Player stats for season 2016/2017

Season: 2015/2016 ABA League
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FG 3FG FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO RNK
Mega Leks 14 19.3 8.1 40-79 3-14 24-43 3.4 2.6 6.0 0.5 3.4 0.6 1.1 1.4 8.0

 

Season: 2015 European championship U20
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FG 3FG FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO RNK
FRANCE 10 12.3 4.9 21-41 0-0 7-13 2.2 1.6 3.8 0.2 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.0 4.4

 

Season: 2014/2015 France
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FG 3FG FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO RNK
Pau-Orthez 8 3.9 0.8 2-4 0-0 2-4 0.8 0.9 1.6 0.0 1.0 0.1 0.3 0.3 1.3

 

Season: 2014 European championship U18
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FG 3FGP FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO RNK
FRANCE 9 28.7 13.0 37-76 7-19 22-30 3.0 5.2 8.2 0.7 1.9 0.3 1.3 1.1 14.0

 

Season: 2015 European championship U20
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FG 3FG FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO RNK
FRANCE 10 12.3 4.9 21-41 0-0 7-13 2.2 1.6 3.8 0.2 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.0 4.4

 

Season: 2014/2015 France
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FG 3FG FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO RNK
Pau-Orthez 8 3.9 0.8 2-4 0-0 2-4 0.8 0.9 1.6 0.0 1.0 0.1 0.3 0.3 1.3

 

Season: 2014 European championship U18
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FG 3FGP FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO RNK
FRANCE 9 28.7 13.0 37-76 7-19 22-30 3.0 5.2 8.2 0.7 1.9 0.3 1.3 1.1 14.0