Mihailo Pavićević (Serbian Cyrillic: Михаило Павићевић, born March 15, 1958) is a Montenegrin professional basketball coach and former player. He currently works as the head coach for Mornar of the Montenegrin Basketball League and the ABA League.
|Born||15 March 1958|
Bar, PR Montenegro, Yugoslavia
|Listed height||1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|NBA draft||1980 / Undrafted|
|1996–1997||Crvena zvezda (assistant)|
|1997, 1998||Crvena zvezda|
|2013–2015||Liaoning Flying Leopards|
|Career highlights and awards|
Pavićević has spent most of his playing career in his native Bar playing for the local team Mornar. On two occasions he played for Budućnost in Podgorica, and he ended his playing career in Omonia Nicosia.
Between 2000 and 2009, Pavićević led Espoon Honka and won five Finnish championships and two Finnish Cups. He managed to promote several important Finnish players, such as Petteri Koponen, Kimmo Muurinen, and others.
In 2013, Pavićević became the coach of the Chinese club Liaoning Flying Leopards, with whom he had managed to qualify for the playoff finals in the 2014–15 season where they lost from the Beijing Ducks.
Prior to the 2017–18 season, Pavićević became the head coach for Mornar.
National team coaching careerEdit
Between 2011 and 2014, Pavićević was the head coach of the Montenegro national under-20 team.
- As head coach
- Montenegrin League champion: 1 (with Mornar Bar: 2017–18)
- YUBA League champion: 1 (with Crvena zvezda: 1997–98)
- Finnish League champion: 5 (with Espoon Honka: 2000–01, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2006–07, 2007–08)
- Finnish Cup winner: 2 (with Espoon Honka: 2000–01, 2008–09)
- Finnish League Coach of the Year – 2003
- Čovek koji je Zvezdi doneo poslednju titulu
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- "ZAVODI LEPOTOM Tata joj je proslavljeni košarkaš, a ona je odlučila da krene POTPUNO DRUGIM PUTEM (VIDEO)". blic.rs. Retrieved 19 November 2017.