his story

Ondřej Balvín

Herbalife Gran Canaria



Herbalife Gran Canaria

a little bit about me

Ondřej Balvín (born September 20, 1992) is a Czech professional basketball player for Herbalife Gran Canaria of the Liga ACB. Standing at 7 ft 1.5 in (2.17 m), he plays at the center position.

From 2009 to 2010 he played with USK Praha. In 2010 he signed with Baloncesto Sevilla of the Spanish Liga ACB, where he played for the next six seasons.

He went undrafted in the 2014 NBA draft.In July 2016, Balvín joined the Denver Nuggets for the 2016 NBA Summer League.

On July 25, 2016, he signed a two-year contract with Bayern Munich of the German Basketball Bundesliga.

On January 31, 2017, he returned to Spain and signed with Movistar Estudiantes, on loan till the end of the 2016–17 ACB season.

On July 1, 2017, Balvín signed a one-year deal with an option for another season with Herbalife Gran Canaria of the Spanish Liga ACB.

Balvín played in all categories of the Czech Republic national basketball team. He joined the senior squad for the first time in 2011 for playing the EuroBasket Division B.