Nikola Jovanović (basketball, born 1969)
|Born||August 5, 1969|
Ljubić, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
|Nationality||Serbian / Bulgarian|
|Listed height||2.05 m (6 ft 8 1⁄2 in)|
|Listed weight||105 kg (231 lb)|
|NBA draft||1991 / Undrafted|
|Position||Power forward / Center|
|Number||8, 15, 14|
|Career highlights and awards|
Jovanović played for the Borac Čačak, Crvena zvezda, Mornar Bar, FMP Železnik, Hemofarm and Beobanka of the Yugoslav League. In 1992–93 season, he won the Yugoslav League with Crvena zvezda and played together with Dragoljub Vidačić, Nebojša Ilić, Saša Obradović, Mileta Lisica, Predrag Stojaković, Rastko Cvetković, Aleksandar Trifunović and Dejan Tomašević. In his second season with the Zvezda he won his second national championship.
He also played for the Vastiau-Godeau Leuven of the Belgium Division I and the Yambol of the Bulgarian National League. During a sting with Yambol he played FIBA Europe Champions Cup in 2002–03 season. Over four tournament games, he averaged 13.1 points, 4.0 rebounds and 0.3 assists per game.
Career achievements and awardsEdit
- "Nikola Jovanovic tipuje za Prvi novembar iz Čačka". ozonpress.net. Retrieved 3 November 2017.
- "Zvezda čeka "pol" od Stojakovića i Tomaševića!". mondo.rs. Retrieved 3 November 2017.
- "Ono što se mora znati o KK Crvena zvezda". mojacrvenazvezda.net. Retrieved 3 November 2017.
- "NIKOLA JOVANOVIC #14". yambolbasketball.com. Retrieved 3 November 2017.
- "Nikola Jovanovic YAMBOLGAS YAMBOL". fibaeurope.com. Retrieved 3 November 2017.
- Player Profile at eurobasket.com