Changwon LG Sakers are a basketball team located in the city of Changwon in South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. They play in the Korean Basketball League, and their home arena is Changwon Gymnasium which has a capacity for approximately 6,000 people. The team's main sponsor is LG Electronics which has its offices in Changwon.
|Changwon LG Sakers|
창원 LG 세이커스
|League||Korean Basketball League|
|History||LG Semiconductor Basketball Team|
Gyeongnam LG Sakers
Changwon LG Sakers
|Arena||Changwon Gymnasium |
|Team colours||Maroon, Yellow, White|
|Team manager||Han Sang-uk|
|Head coach||Cho Sang-hyun|
|Team captain||Lee Kwan-hee|
The professional team was established in 1997 and was named Gyeongnam LG Sakers. The name was changed to the Changwon LG Sakers after the first season.
LG Sakers has yet to win a KBL championship. The closest they came was in the 2000–01 season, when they finished as runners-up, losing to Suwon Samsung Thunders in the finals.
Current roster Edit
Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA-sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.
|Changwon LG Sakers roster|
Updated: 6 October 2022
Enlisted players Edit
|Player name||Military branch||Enlisted||Expected discharge|
|Kim Joon-hyung||Korea Armed Forces Athletic Corps||May 2021||November 2022|
|Lee Dong-hee||Republic of Korea Army||2021||N/A|
|Choi Seung-uk||Korea Armed Forces Athletic Corps||May 2021||November 2022|
|Park Jung-hyeon||Korea Armed Forces Athletic Corps||May 2022||November 2023|
Season by season Edit
This section needs to be updated.(September 2022)
Korean Basketball League Edit
- KBL Championship
- KBL Regular Season
- KBL Pro-Am
- Runners-up: 2016
- Winners: 2012, 2013