Petar "Pece" Naumoski (Macedonian: Петар "Пеце" Наумоски; born 27 August 1968) is a former Macedonian professional basketball player. At a height of 1.95 m (6'4 3⁄4") tall, and a weight of 95 kg (210 lbs.), he played mainly at the point guard position during his career, but he could also play as a shooting guard and a small forward. He was a very skillful play maker. In his pro playing career, he had some quite successful years, while playing in Turkey and Italy.
Naumoski in 2018.
|Born||August 27, 1968|
Prilep, SR Macedonia, SFR Yugoslavia
|Listed height||6 ft 4.75 in (1.95 m)|
|Listed weight||210 lb (95 kg)|
|Position||Point guard / Shooting guard|
|Career highlights and awards|
Professional playing careerEdit
In his career, Naumoski won all of the 3 different European-wide professional club basketball leagues that existed while he was playing. He won the championship of the top-tier level European-wide league, the EuroLeague, two times. With the Yugoslavian League club Split, in the 1989–90 season, and the 1990–91 season.
He also won the championship of the secondary level European-wide league, the FIBA Saporta Cup, with the Italian League club Treviso Basket, in the 1994–95 season. He won the Saporta Cup again, with the Italian club Mens Sana Basket, in the 2001–02 season. In addition, he also won the championship of the third-tier level European-wide league, the FIBA Korać Cup, with the Turkish Super League club Efes, in the 1995–96 season.
He was a three time FIBA EuroStar, in the years 1996, 1997, and 1998.
Macedonian national teamEdit
Post playing careerEdit
Naumoski once served as the Sport Minister of the Republic of Macedonia. In June 2007, some Turkish newspapers claimed that Efes Pilsen was considering Naumoski to be their new head basketball coach of the club, to replace Oktay Mahmuti. However, the Turkish club ultimately opted to hire David Blatt instead.
Naumoski also has a Turkish passport, under the name of Namık Polat, as well as Italian citizenship.
Awards and honoursEdit
- with Jugoplastika/POP 84 Split
- with Efes Pilsen
- with Benetton Treviso
- with Montepaschi Siena
- with Ülkerspor
- with MZT Skopje
- Macedonian Cup Runner-up: (2011)
- Petar Naumoski Altezza: 195 cm Peso: 95 kg (in Italian).
- Petar NAUMOSKI (MKD) participated in 7 FIBA / FIBA Zones events.
-  Archived June 21, 2007, at the Wayback Machine
- "Players Index: Petar Naumoski". Basket-stats.info. Archived from the original on 2004-12-17. Retrieved 2011-03-04.
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