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Gigantes de Carolina (men's basketball)

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Leagues  BSN
Location  Carolina, Puerto Rico
President  Joel Katz
Championships  0
Dissolved  2009
Team colors  Red and Black
Date founded  1971
Gigantes de Carolina (men's basketball)
Arena  Guillermo Angulo Coliseum
League  Baloncesto Superior Nacional

The Gigantes de Carolina was a Puerto Rican professional basketball team in the Baloncesto Superior Nacional based in Carolina, Puerto Rico.


In 2008, the Gigantes advanced to the league's "Super 6" semifinals. The team earned a lead in this phase and came close to receiving a guaranteed spot in the league's final by defeating the Cangrejeros de Santurce in the final stages of the "Super 6". The Gigantes entered this series with only two games left for qualification. However Santurce won the second game with score of 99-83. Carolina eventually won the series and eliminated Santurce. The Gigantes and the Capitanes were the teams that advanced to the finals. The series extended to seven games, with both teams winning three games at home. Arecibo won the seventh game with scores of 99-94.


Gigantes de Carolina (men's basketball) Wikipedia

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