|Born||7 August 1948|
Belgrade, PR Serbia, FPR Yugoslavia
|Listed height||1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)|
|Listed weight||95 kg (209 lb)|
|NBA draft||1970 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Kapičić played with Crvena zvezda, in his hometown of Belgrade, in the Yugoslav First Federal League, from 1965 to 1977. His teammates were Zoran Slavnić, Ljubodrag Simonović, Dragiša Vučinić, and Vladimir Cvetković among others. With them, he won two Yugoslav National League championships, three Yugoslav National Cup titles, and one European-wide secondary level FIBA European Cup Winners' Cup (later called FIBA Saporta Cup) championship. He is Crvena zvezda's all-time club leader in total points scored.
National team careerEdit
Kapičić played in 169 games with the senior Yugoslavian national team. He represented Yugoslavia at the 1972 Munich Summer Olympics. With Yugoslavia, he won gold medals at the 1970 FIBA World Championship, and the 1975 EuroBasket.
Kapičić is the son of Jovo Kapičić (1919‒2013), who was a Yugoslav People's Army General and recipient of the Order of the People's Hero. He married Slobodanka "Beba" Žugić, a Montenegrin actress. The couple have two sons.
His son Stefan (born 1978), is an actor that is best known for playing his role of Colossus in Deadpool (2016) and Deadpool 2 (2018). In the 2015 Serbian sports drama We Will Be the World Champions, Kapičić is portrayed by his son Stefan.
- Souly: Kaponja - kapiten svih zvezda, Koš magazin.
- Kapičići za sve generacije
- Dragan Kapicic Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved July 3, 2019.
- Narodni heroji Jugoslavije. „Mladost“ Beograd, 1975. godina
- Ljubavne priče slavnih sportista
- Full Cast & Crew of We Will Be the World Champions.