Tampereen Pyrintö (basketball)
Tampereen Pyrintö, more commonly referred to as shortly Pyrintö, is a Finnish basketball team from Tampere. It is the basketball section of a club with the same name. Pyrintö's men's team plays in Korisliiga, the highest tier of Finnish basketball.
|Team colors||White and Red|
|Head coach||Miikka Sopanen|
|Championships||3 Finnish Championships|
2 Finnish Cups
- Korisliiga: 3
- Champions: 2010, 2011, 2014
- Runner-up: 1958, 1980, 1981, 2001, 2016
- Third–place: 2009
- Champions: 1969, 2013
- Runner-up: 2000, 2009, 2011, 2019
- Fourth–place: 2014
Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.
|Tampereen Pyrintö roster|
Updated: 2 May 2020
All numbers are hangingg in the rafters of the home arena, but current players can still play with them excluding Williams′ #32.
|Tampereen Pyrintö retired numbers|
|8||Jarmo Laitinen||N/A||As player: 1979–1989|
As head coach: 1985–2008
To appear in this section a player must have either: played at least one season for the club, set a club record or won an individual award while at the club, played at least one official international match for their national team at any time or performed very successfully during period in the club or at later/previous stages of his career.
Pyrintö's women's team currently plays in Women's Korisliiga, the highest tier of basketball for women in Finland, and has won eight Finnish titles and the Finnish Cup once. Among club's women's team, Pyrintö has retired the jersey of Seija Leino.
- "Legenda Damon Williamsin paita Pyynikin kattoon – Pyrinnön ylpeyden juhlapäivä lauantaina 15. joulukuuta". Tampereen Pyrintö Basketball. 12 December 2018. Retrieved 15 December 2018.