Calvo Alvaro

Calvo Alvaro

Player Profile

BirthDate 03/27/1983
Height 6.8''
Country Spanish
Available YES
Passport Bosman A
Role Small Forward


A talented small forward with good size and 3pt range, Alvaro can play the pick and roll or run the screens, he can spot up for the open 3 or create from the dribble, a quite unusual talent for a 6'8''guy. Alvaro has an extensive international experience and can fit in any team.

2000-2001: Forum Valladolid junior team
2001-2002: Caja Rioja (EBA): 34 games: 11.8ppg, 4.6rpg, FG2P: 40.8%, 3PT: 30.3%, FT: 74.5%
2002-2003: Tenerife Baloncesto (LEB1): FIBA Champions Cup: 4 games: 1.3ppg, 1.3rpg; Spanish LEB1 League: 22 games: 2.1ppg, 13reb, 2ast
2003-2004: Doncel La Serena (LEB2): 1 game: 11pts, 9reb, in Nov.'03 moved to Unelco Tenerife (ACB): 3 games: 3.0ppg, 1.0rpg, also played to Unelco Tenerife II (EBA): 17 games: 21.8ppg, 5.4r`g, 0.9apg, 1.1spg, 0.7bpg
2004-2005: Caja Rural Melilla (LEB1): 6 games: 2.0ppg, 1.8rpg, played also shortly at Rosalia de Castro (LEB2): 9 games: 8.2ppg, 3.6rpg, 2FGP: 56.3%, 3FGP: 14.3%
2006-2007: Grupo Capitol Valladolid (ACB): 4 games: 0.0ppg
2007-2008: Lausanne Morges Basket (Switzerland-LNA, starting five), injured during the season: 19 games: 18.5ppg, 7.3rpg, 1.9apg, 1.4spg, 2FGP: 58.0%, 3PT: 38.7%, FT: 79.7%
2008-2009: Ciudad de La Laguna Canarias (LEB Gold, starting five): 29 games: 5.2ppg, 1.8rpg, FGP: 54.2%, 3PT: 48.9%, FT: 80.0%
2009-2010: La Romana Chola (Dominican Republic): 24.3ppg, 8.0rpg, 3.0apg
2009-2010: Santiago Plaza Valerio (Dominican Republic): 19.8ppg, 7.0rpg, 3.1apg
2010: Centro (Dominican Republic-ABASAPEMA): 27.7ppg, 9.2rpg, 3.9apg
2010: Acereros de Guayana (Venezuela-LEB, starting five)
2010: Rojos de Sucre (Venezuela-LNB)
2011: In March signed at Toros de Aragua (Venezuela-LPB): (Elimination Round) 9 games: 13.0ppg, 3.2rpg, 1.8apg, 1.5spg, 0.1bpg, 2PT: 52.0%, 3PT: 23.0%, FT: 89.0%, also played at San Carlos (Dominican Rep.-Torneo de Distrito Nacional Santo Domingo): 19.3ppg, 7.5rpg, 3.7apg
2011-2012: In Dec.'11 signed at A.E. Sao Jose/Unimed/Vinac (Brazil-NBB): 32 games: 5.8ppg, 2.5rpg, 5.8apg, 2FGP: 53.8%, 3PT: 35.6%, FT: 86.7%
2012: A.E. Sao Jose/Unimed/Vinac (Paulista): 29 games: 11.1ppg, 4.4rpg, 2FGP: 44.7%, 3PT: 38.1%, FT: 84.9%
2012-2013: A.E. Sao Jose/Unimed/Vinac (Brazil-NBB): 29 games: 7.9ppg, 3.5rpg, FGP: 45.2%, 3PT: 30.4%, FT: 84.7%; Liga Sudamericana: 3 games: 20.7ppg, 7.3rpg, 1.0apg, 1.7spg, FGP: 54.2%, 3PT: 39.3%, FT: 60.0%; Liga Americas: 6 games: 7.7ppg, 2.7rpg, FGP-2(77.8%), 3PT: 38.9%, FT: 78.6%
2013: A.E. Sao Jose/Unimed/Vinac (Paulista), only pre-season
2013-2014: In Feb.'14 signed at KB Trepca Mitrovice (Kosovo-SuperLeague, starting five): 11 games: 23.4ppg, 9.5rpg, 2.5apg, FGP: 50.0%, 3PT: 29.8%, FT: 74.2%
2014: Rio Claro Basquete (Brazil-Paulista, starting five)
2014-2015: Rio Claro Basquete (Brazil-NBB): 15 games: 9.1ppg, 5.3rpg, 1.3apg, FGP: 45.1%, 3PT: 28.2%, FT: 81.6%
2015-2016: Universo/Vitoria Salvador (Brazil-NBB, starting five): 29 games: Score-5(16.5ppg), 5.9rpg, 1.5apg, FGP: 46.1%, 3PT: 33.1%, FT: 84.9%
2016-2017: Ferrocarril Oeste Capital Federal (Argentina-LigaA): 35 games: 8.1ppg, 3.5rpg, 1.0apg, FGP: 39.0%, 3PT: 41.6%, FT: 77.2%, left in Mar.'17
2017-2018: Club Deportivo Valdivia (Chile-Liga Nacional): 27 games: 18.6ppg, 6.9rpg, 1.6apg, 1.1spg, FGP: 46.6%, 3PT: 38.8%, FT: 75.5%, left in Feb.'17
2018: Ferroviario Maputo (Mozambique-D1)
2018-2019: In Feb.'19 signed at CD Aleman Puerto Varas Concepcion (Chile-Liga Nacional, starting five): 10 games: 21.0ppg, 9.5rpg, 2.6apg, FGP: 43.0%, 3PT: 44.4%, FT: 87.9%
2019-2020: Ferroviario Maputo (Mozambique-D1, starting five): BAL Qualifiers: 9 games: Score-2(21.4ppg), 9.7rpg2.4apg1.9spg, FGP: 46.7%, 3PT: 39.2%, FT: 78.3%
2021: Ferroviario de Maputo (Mozambique-D1, starting five): 21 pts, 9 rbs

Awards/Achievements All-Swiss LNA Honorable Mention -08
Spanish Prince Cup -03
Spanish LEB1 Finalist -03
Spanish Junior Semifinals -01 All-Venezuelan LNB 1st Team -10 All-Venezuelan LNB Import Player of the Year -10
Torneo de Distrito Nacional Santo Domingo 1st Team -11
Paulista League Champion -12
Paulista League Regular Season Group A Champion -12
Brazilian National League Finalist -12
Brazilian National League Regular Season Champion -12
Brazilian National League Semifinals -13 Kosovo League All-Imports Team -14 All-Kosovo League 2nd Team -14
Kosovo League All-Star Game -14 All-Brazilian League Honorable Mention -16
MVP Mozambican League -18
Mozambican League Champion -18 All-Chilean Liga Nacional Honorable Mention -18
MVP Mozambican League -19
Mozambican League Champion -19