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WALTER TAVARES

Achievements

  • Won the 2018 EuroLeague with Real Madrid CF.
  • Named 2019 and 2021 EuroLeague Best Defender.
  • Named to the 2020-21 and 2021-22 All-EuroLeague First Team.
  • Named to the 2018-19 All-EuroLeague Second Team.
  • Named to the 2014-15 Eurocup First Team.
  • Named the 2014-15 Eurocup Last 32 Round 1 MVP.
  • Named 2018-19 EuroLeague October MVP.
  • Named 2019-20 EuroLeague Round 27 MVP.
  • Named 2020-21 EuroLeague Week 10 & 12 MVP.
  • Named 2021-22 November MVP.
  • Led the 2018-19 EuroLeague in blocked shots (1.7 bpg).
  • Led the 2020-21 EuroLeague in rebounding (8.0 rpg).
  • Led the 2020-21 EuroLeague in blocked shots (1.8 bpg).
  • Won the 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2021-22 Spanish National Championship with Real Madrid CF.
  • Won the 2020 and 2021 Spanish National Cup with Real Madrid CF.
  • Won the 2018 and 2020 Spanish Super Cup with Real Madrid CF.
  • Led the 2014-15 Spanish League in blocking shots (1.9 bspg).
  • Named to the 2016-17 All-NBDL 1st Team.
  • Named the 2017 NBDL Defensive Player of the Year.
  • Played the 2017 NBDL All Star Game.
  • Member of the Capo Verde National Team.
  • Played at the 2013 African Championship.

About WALTER TAVARES

Made his debut with CB Gran Canaria 2014 2nd team (Spain), EBA, during the 2009-10 season.

Played there also the 2010-11 championship.

Signed for the 2011-12 season by UB La Palma, LEB Gold.

Signed for the 2012-13 season by CB Gran Canaria 2014, also played with UB La Palma, LEB Silver.

Played with CB Gran Canaria 2014 till the 2014-15 championship.

Signed for the 2015-16 season by Atlanta Hawks.

In November'15 signed by Austin Spurs, NBDL.

In December'15 signed by Canton Charge, NBDL.

In March'16 signed by Bakersfield Jams.

Signed for the 2016-17 season by Atlanta Hawks.

In November'16 signed by Raptors 095 Mississauga, NBDL.

In April'17, signed by Cleveland Cavaliers.

Signed for the 2017-18 season by Raptors 095 Mississauga.

In November'17 moved to Spain, signed by Real Madrid CF.

He's still playing there.