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Nikola Radičević (Serbian: Никола Радичевић, born April 25, 1994) is a Serbian professional basketball player for Herbalife Gran Canaria of the ACB league. Standing at 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m), he plays at the point guard position.

Nikola Radičević
No. 31 – Herbalife Gran Canaria
PositionPoint guard
LeagueSpanish League
EuroLeague
Personal information
Born (1994-04-25) April 25, 1994 (age 25)
Čačak, Serbia, FR Yugoslavia
NationalitySerbian
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
NBA draft2015 / Round: 2 / Pick: 57th overall
Selected by the Denver Nuggets
Playing career2012–present
Career history
2012–2017Sevilla
2017–2018Crvena zvezda
2018Gran Canaria
2018Aquila Trento
2018–presentGran Canaria
Career highlights and awards

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Early careerEdit

Born in Čačak, Radičević began his playing career with Belgrade-based Partizan's youth system.

Professional careerEdit

In 2012, Radičević moved to Baloncesto Sevilla of the Spanish Liga ACB, signing with the club for five seasons. He trained with the club's first team, while also playing with the club's youth team in the Liga EBA (Spanish 4th Division), as well as with the club's first team. For the 2014–15 season, he finally secured a permanent spot in Sevilla's first team.

On June 25, 2015, Radičević was drafted with the 57th overall pick of the 2015 NBA draft, by the Denver Nuggets.[1] He played for the Nuggets during 2017 NBA Summer League.

On August 1, 2017, Radičević signed a three-year deal with Serbian team Crvena zvezda.[2] On January 22, 2018, he left Crvena zvezda and signed with Gran Canaria.[3]

On August 8, 2018, Radičević signed a three-year deal with the Italian club Aquila Basket Trento.[4]

National teamEdit

After averaging 12.4 points, 2.9 rebounds and 5.1 assists per game, Radičević was named to the All-Tournament Team of the 2012 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Denver Nuggets Select Emmanuel Mudiay with the Seventh Overall Selection of the 2015 NBA Draft". NBA.com. 25 June 2015. Retrieved 26 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Crvena Zvezda inks point guard Radicevic". www.euroleague.net. 1 August 2017. Retrieved 1 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Crvena zvezda i Radičević sporazumno raskinuli ugovor". kkcrvenazvezda.rs (in Serbian). 22 January 2018. Retrieved 22 January 2018.
  4. ^ "Aquila Basket Trento signs Nikola Radicevic to a three-year deal". Sportando.basketball. 8 August 2018. Retrieved 12 August 2018.

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