Fuerza Regia de Monterrey
The Fuerza Regia de Monterrey (Monterrey Royal Force in English) is a Mexican professional basketball team based in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico playing in the Liga Nacional de Baloncesto Profesional (LNBP). They currently play their home games in the Gimnasio Nuevo León Independiente
|Fuerza Regia de Monterrey|
|History||Fuerza Regia de Monterrey|
|Arena||Gimnasio Nuevo León Independiente|
|Location||Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico|
|Team colors||Black, yellow and white|
|President||Sergio Ganem Velázquez|
|Head coach||Paco Olmos|
|Championships||2 (2017, 2019)|
The team finished second in the 2007–08 LNBP Northern Zone division standings only behind Lobos Grises UAD, but failed to advance to the Northern Zone Finals after losing to the Soles de Mexicali which advanced to the LNBP final.
Fuerza Regia finished first on the league table and qualified to the playoffs. The team won its first championship by defeating Soles de Mexicali 4–2 in the finals.
On December 4, 2007, Fuerza Regia was one of the 16 teams to participate in the first annual FIBA Americas League in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico that ended on February 9, 2008. Argentina's Peñarol Mar del Plata won the competition and LNBP's Soles de Mexicali were the runner-up, while Fuerza Regia finished in 9th place.
Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.
|Fuerza Regia de Monterrey roster|
Updated: October 14, 2020
Notable former playersEdit
- To appear in this section a player must have either:
- Set a club record or won an individual award as a professional player.
- Played at least one official international match for his senior national team at any time.
- Rodman comes back, first in Mexico October 12, 2004. Retrieved on July 18, 2008.