|Tirana Eagles Basketball Club|
|Leagues|| Albanian Superliga |
|Founded||October 8, 2014|
|Arena||Asllan Rusi Sports Palace|
|Team colors||Red, Grey, Black|
|Head coach||Klarent Dedaj|
Tirana Eagles Basket is an Albanian professional basketball team that plays in the Albanian Basketball League.
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|Tirana Eagles Basketball Club roster|
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