View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Bosnia Internationally
Authors:


 
Chris Mathieu

FacebookTwitter


 
Rado Markovic Hribernik

Facebook


 
Sead Buljina
 
Miljan Veskovic
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Bosnia and Herzegovina women basketball. Please send us an e-mail.

Bosnia and Herzegovina Basketball (Men)

Basketball Transactions

Division I Stage Two Standings
Liga 6
 1. Igokea 10-0 
 2. Mladost 5-5 
 3. Kakanj 5-5 
 4. Leotar 4-6 
 5. Siroki Primorka 3-7 
 6. Spars Sarajevo 3-7 
Places 7-13
 1. Zrinjski HT 12-8 
 2. Sloboda Tuzla 11-9 
 3. Gradjanski 11-9 
 4. Bosnjak 11-9 
 5. Radnik B. 8-12 
 6. Student M. 7-13 
 7. Varda HE 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:5/5/2016
Division II Standings
1. Liga RS
 1. Student BL 15-3 
 2. Prijedor 12-6 
 3. Rogatica 11-6 
 4. Sutjeska 11-7 
 5. Bratunac 9-8 
 6. HEO 9-8 
 7. Borac BL 8-9 
 8. Kozara 7-10 
 9. Teslic 7-10 
 10. Drina Birac 6-11 
 11. Slavija 0-17 
A1 Liga FBIH
 1. Gradina S. 16-7 
 2. Bosna-Royal 15-7 
 3. Vogosca 15-7 
 4. Lukavac 14-8 
 5. Celik 12-10 
 6. Donji Vakuf 11-11 
 7. Turbina 11-11 
 8. Orlovik 10-12 
 9. Burch 9-13 
 10. Igman 8-14 
 11. Gradina T. 6-15 
 12. Brcko 5-17 
A1 Liga KSHB
 1. Grude 13-0 
 2. Capljina 11-2 
 3. Siroki II 8-6 
 4. Posusje 7-6 
 5. Tomislav 6-7 
 6. Novi 5-8 
 7. Livno 4-8 
 8. Mostar 2-9 
 9. Busovaca 2-12 
Last:4/4/2016
Points Per Game
 Ramo RIZVIC
  Student M.
  (200-F-87)
  Avg: 20.4
 1. Rizvic, Student M.20.4 
 2. Bajramovic, Socar19.4 
 3. Sejfic, Student M.18.7 
 4. Persic, Spars S.18.3 
 5. Sekulovic, Sloboda18.1 
 6. Janjusevic, Gradj.17.4 
 7. Novacic, Latina B.16.1 
 8. Residovic, Bosnjak16.0 
 9. Princ, Zrinjski HT15.6 
 10. Vranic, Gradjanski15.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Ismet SEJFIC
  Student M.
  (208-C-93)
  Avg: 9.6
 1. Sejfic, Student M.9.6 
 2. Faber, Polfarme.9.1 
 3. Bajramovic, Socar9.1 
 4. Rizvic, Student M.8.7 
 5. Sekulovic, Sloboda8.2 
 6. Radukic, Mladost7.8 
 7. Tomic, Kakanj7.5 
 8. Damjanovic, Radnik7.5 
 9. Djuranovic, Mlado.7.3 
 10. Kadic, Bosnjak6.8 
Assists Per Game
 Juraj SEGARIC
  Jolly JBS
  (185-PG-93)
  Avg: 8.5
 1. Segaric, Jolly JBS8.5 
 2. Princ, Zrinjski HT6.2 
 3. Djurdjevic, Bosnjak5.6 
 4. Sinadinovic, Slobo.5.0 
 5. Damjanovic, Radnik4.6 
 6. Boljkovac, Kakanj4.6 
 7. Svilar, Mladost4.4 
 8. Knezevic, Mladost4.2 
 9. Radivojevic, Igokea4.0 
 10. Rizvic, Student M.3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Edin ATIC
  Spars S.
  (201-G/F-97)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Atic, Spars S.2.6 
 2. Knezevic, Mladost2.4 
 3. Princ, Zrinjski HT1.9 
 4. Gajic, Spars S.1.7 
 5. Novacic, Latina B.1.6 
 6. Milosevic, Igokea1.6 
 7. Segaric, Jolly JBS1.5 
 8. Boljkovac, Kakanj1.5 
 9. Brown, Zrinjski HT1.5 
 10. Petric, Zrinjski1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Nemanja BEZBRADICA
  Openjobm.
  (206-PF-93)
  Avg: 1.3
 1. Bezbradica, Openjo.1.3 
 2. Djuranovic, Mlado.1.2 
 3. Pavic, Zrinjski HT1.2 
 4. Tomic, Kakanj1.0 
 5. Damjanovic, Siroki1.0 
 6. Faber, Polfarme.0.9 
 7. Atic, Spars S.0.8 
 8. Albijanic, Igokea0.7 
 9. Pelkic, Leotar0.7 
 10. Djurasovic, Leotar0.7 
Poll

Articles
Interviews
Play-Off bracket1

Kenan Bajramovic selected the top Bosnian playing abroad in last week's games - Feb 18, 2013


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET CENTER
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Bosnians who are currently playing abroad.


Kenan Bajramovic
Kenan Bajramovic
   #1. This week's number one is an international center Kenan Bajramovic (205-81, currently plays in Eurocup). Bajramovic led his Turkish team Banvit BK to a victory against the closely-ranked Budivelnyk (3-2) 94-85 in the Eurocup in Wednesday night's game. He scored 12 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group I. Banvit Basketbol Kulubu (3-2) is placed first. Bajramovic's team will play only one more game in the Eurocup Top 16. And that game will be critical. This season Bajramovic averages: 7.6ppg, 6.0rpg, 1.5apg, 2FGP: 48.5%, 3FGP: 36.7% and FT: 52.4%. He is currently a member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team.

Zack Wright
Zack Wright
   #2. Second place goes to an international guard Zack Wright (195-85, college: Central Mo., currently plays in Eurocup), who plays in Russia. Wright could not help Spartak St.Petersburg (3-2) to beat Lokomotiv (5-0). He scored 9 points, grabbed 4 boards, passed 6 assists and added 3 steals. But the second-placed Spartak St.Petersburg was defeated 77-72 on the road by the leading Lokomotiv in the group K of Eurocup. They ended the series of three consecutive victories. Wright's team will play only one more game in the Eurocup Top 16. And now that game is very crucial. Wright has relatively good stats this season: 11.4ppg, 3.8rpg, 5.6apg, 1.5spg, 2FGP: 75.8%(47-62), 3FGP: 35.7% and FT: 72.7%. He is a naturalized American. Wright is in the roster of the Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team. Strangely he has never played in Bosnia.

Nihad Djedovic
Nihad Djedovic
   #3. The Bosnia and Herzegovina player who performed third best last week abroad was an international forward Nihad Djedovic (198-90, agency: Beo Basket, currently plays in Euroleague), who plays in Germany. Djedovic was not able to help ALBA Berlin (1-6) in their last game. Despite his very good performance ALBA Berlin (#7) was edged 67-65 in Malaga by the higher-ranked (#6) Unicaja in the group E of Euroleague. Djedovic was the top scorer with 16 points. He also added 6 rebounds in 29 minutes. This year Djedovic's overall stats are: 9.4ppg, 3.4rpg, 1.9apg, 1.4spg, 2FGP: 46.7%, 3FGP: 29.7% and FT: 70.8% in the 16 games he played so far. He is also a member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team.

Esmir Rizvic
Esmir Rizvic
   #4. Center Esmir Rizvic (213-82, college: Texas Tech, currently plays in Slovenia) contributed to a Maribor Messer's victory against the ninth-ranked Grosuplje (2-13) 87-82 in the Slovenian Telemach League on Saturday night. Rizvic scored 18 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 33 minutes. KK Maribor Messer (11-4) is placed third in the Telemach League. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be important. Rizvic is ranked eighth on the list of the top scorers in the league with 14.3ppg. This year his other stats are: 6.7rpg in the 15 games. Rizvic used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team back in 2009.

Zlatko Jovanovic
Zlatko Jovanovic
   #5. Former international point guard Zlatko Jovanovic (181-84, also represented by Beo Basket, currently plays in Romania) led Timisoara to a victory over the league outsider CS Dinamo Bucuresti (1-21) crushing them 112-63 in the Romanian Liga Nationala in Friday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Jovanovic recorded a double-double by scoring 20 points and making 10 passes. He also added 5 rebounds. BC Timisoara (15-7) is placed sixth in the Liga Nationala. Jovanovic is ranked fifth on the list of the top scorers in the league and also on the list of best passers (third place). He has individually a very good season with high stats. Jovanovic averages: 16.5ppg, 2.5rpg and 6.3apg. He used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team four years ago.

Edin Bavcic
Edin Bavcic
   #6. Power forward Edin Bavcic (209-84, another player represented by Beo Basket, currently plays in Greece), who plays in the Greek A1 was not able to secure a victory for KAOD (5-12) in their last game on Monday. Despite his very good performance KAOD was defeated 91-81 at home by the leading Olympiacos. Bavcic was the second best scorer with 20 points. He also added 4 rebounds. Bavcic's total stats this season are: 5.9ppg and 2.6rpg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Bosnia and Herzegovina National Team roster.

Ernest Bremer
Ernest Bremer
   #7. An experienced former international guard Ernest Bremer (194-80, agency: Higher Vision Sports, college: St.Bonaventure, currently plays in Italy) helped Armani Milano win their game against the closely-ranked Lottomatica Roma (12-7) 79-66 in the Italian SerieA in Sunday night's game. He recorded 8 points. EA7 Emporio Armani Milano (12-7) is placed fifth in the SerieA. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. Bremer's total stats this season are: 5.5ppg, 2.1rpg, 2.6apg and 1.1spg. He is a naturalized American. Bremer used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team two years ago. He played also for Bosna ASA BH Telecom Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina league.

Sasa Vasiljevic
Sasa Vasiljevic
   #8. Point guard Sasa Vasiljevic (180-79, another player represented by Beo Basket, currently plays in Ukraine) helped Halychyna win their game against the tenth-ranked Kryvbasbasket (12-18) crushing them 90-67 in the Ukrainian Superleague last Sunday. Vasiljevic scored 12 points and added 6 passes in 26 minutes. Politekhnika-Halychyna Lviv (19-12) is placed third in the Superleague. It's Vasiljevic's first season with the team. This year his total stats are: 8.5ppg, 1.6rpg and 4.0apg in the 31 games. Vasiljevic plays currently for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.

Mujo Tuljkovic
Mujo Tuljkovic
   #9. Former international forward Mujo Tuljkovic (203-79, another player represented by Beo Basket, currently plays in Romania) is a teammate of previously mentioned Zlatko Jovanovic and both played together in the last Romanian Liga Nationala game. Tuljkovic was the major contributor in Timisoara's victory against the league outsider CS Dinamo Bucuresti (1-21) crushing them 112-63. He recorded 14 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. Tuljkovic has averaged so far 9.6ppg, 4.6rpg, 1.4apg and 1.2spg. He used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team two years ago.

Ivan Opacak
Ivan Opacak
   #10. Shooting guard Ivan Opacak (201-80, agency: INVICTUS Sports Group, currently plays in VTB United League) helped his Polish team PGE Turow win their game against the sixth-ranked Lietuvos rytas (8-7) 86-78 in the VTB United League on Sunday night. Opacak scored 9 points in 24 minutes. PGE Turow Zgorzelec (4-11) is placed eighth in group A. There are only three games left until the end of the VTB United League Regular Season. So now every game will be extremely important. Opacak has averaged so far 8.0ppg and 3.2rpg in the 14 games. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Bosnia and Herzegovina National Team roster.

   #11. Former U18 international forward Dejan Jeftic (200-89, currently plays in Serbia) helped Vrsac win their game against the 12th-ranked BKK Radnicki crushing them 98-69 in the Serbian A League in Saturday night's game. Jeftic scored 13 points. This season Jeftic has relatively solid stats: 11.0ppg and 3.4rpg. He used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina U18 national team six years ago.

   #12. International center Elmedin Kikanovic (210-88, another player represented by Beo Basket, currently plays in VTB United League), who plays in Russia couldn't help Enisey Krasnoyarsk (5-10) in their last game. Despite Kikanovic's good performance Enisey Krasnoyarsk (#8) was crushed 86-61 in Kaunas by the leading Zalgiris in the group B of VTB United League. He was the second best scorer with 14 points. Kikanovic also added 8 rebounds in 21 minutes. Kikanovic has averaged so far 8.1ppg and 3.2rpg in the 15 games. He is also in the roster of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.

   #13. International point guard Nemanja Gordic (192-88, currently plays in Adriatic League) couldn't help one of league's weakest teams Partizan in their game against Zvezda in the Adriatic League. Gordic scored only 4 points. His team was defeated 84-76. Gordic has averaged so far 5.9ppg and 1.6apg. He is also Bosnia and Herzegovina national team player.

   #14. Former U18 international forward Boris Hadzimuratovic (204-91, currently plays in Canada), who plays in the Canadian university league CIS couldn't help the University of Laval (7-7) in their last game on Saturday. Despite Hadzimuratovic's very good performance the University of Laval (#4) was badly defeated 81-63 in Montreal, QC by the Citadines. He was the top scorer with 21 points. Hadzimuratovic also added 9 rebounds and made 2 blocks. Hadzimuratovic has reliable stats this season: 11.2ppg and 7.3rpg. He used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina U18 national team back in 2009.

   #15. Former international point guard Terell Castle (182-72, agency: Court Side, college: Nicholls St., currently plays in Sweden), who plays in the Swedish Basketligan couldn't help Eco Orebro (5-24) in their last game. Despite Castle's very good performance the bottom-ranked Eco Orebro lost 76-82 on their home court in Orebro to the leading Sundsvall Dragons. He was the top scorer with 25 points. Castle also added 4 rebounds and dished 8 assists in 39 minutes. Castle is currently ninth on the league's list of top scorers and also on the list of best passers (first place). He has very impressive stats this year: 16.9ppg, 3.5rpg, 5.9apg and 1.9spg in the 29 games. Castle is a naturalized American. He used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team six years ago. Castle played also for BC Igokea Partizan Aleksandrovac in Bosnia and Herzegovina league.


The list of other players, who all have Bosnia and Herzegovina passport but never been selected to any of Bosnia and Herzegovina national teams:

   #1. Bojan Bogdanovic (203-SG-89, currently plays in Euroleague) led his Turkish team Fenerbahce Ulker to a victory over the closely-ranked Besiktas (0-7) 78-72 in a derby game in the Euroleague in Friday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Bogdanovic recorded 25 points and added 3 assists in 36 minutes. Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul (2-5) is placed seventh in group F. Bogdanovic is ranked sixth on the list of the top scorers in the league with 15.3ppg. He also averaged so far 2.1rpg and 1.2apg in the 17 games he played so far. Bogdanovic has a dual citizenship: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian.

   #2. Zoran Planinic (198-G-82, currently plays in Euroleague), who plays in Russia could not help Khimky (4-3) in their last game on Friday. Despite his very good performance the fourth-placed Khimky was defeated 87-82 at home by the higher-ranked Olympiacos (#3) in the group F of Euroleague. Planinic recorded a double-double by scoring 17 points and making 13 passes. He also added 6 rebounds. Planinic is currently first on the list of best passers. He has very reliable stats this season: 13.7ppg, 3.9rpg, 6.3apg and 1.2spg. Planinic is another player who holds two passports: Croatian and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

   #3. Mirza Begic (217-C-85, currently plays in Euroleague), who plays in Spain was not able to help Real Madrid (6-1) in their last game. Despite his good performance the second-placed Real Madrid was edged 74-72 on the road by the leading Anadolu Efes in the group E of Euroleague. Begic recorded 10 points (made all of his six free throws) in only 10 minutes. It was Real Madrid's first loss after six consecutive victories. This year Begic averages: 4.8ppg and 3.4rpg in the 17 games. He has both Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenian nationalities.

   #4. Damir Markota (209-F-85, currently plays in Turkey) was the main contributor in Besiktas' victory against the closely-ranked Tofas (7-11) 74-62 in the Turkish TBL last Sunday. Markota was MVP of the game. He scored 13 points and grabbed 9 rebounds in 33 minutes. Besiktas Istanbul (12-6) is placed sixth in the TBL. It's Markota's first season with the team. This year Markota's overall stats are: 7.9ppg, 5.8rpg and 2.2apg in the 18 games. He also holds two passports: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian.

   #5. Sead Sehovic (196-G/F-89, currently plays in Adriatic League) contributed to an Szolnok's surprising victory against the seventh-ranked Un.Olimpija (11-10) 89-72 in the Adriatic League last Saturday. Sehovic was MVP of the game. He scored 19 points, had 5 rebounds and dished 3 assists. Szolnoki Olajbanyasz (6-15) closes the standings in the Adriatic League. This season Sehovic has relatively solid stats: 12.4ppg, 4.5rpg and 2.2apg. He holds both Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegrin passports.

   #6. Suad Sehovic (196-G/F-87, currently plays in Ukraine) contributed to a 3-point Khimik's victory against the closely-ranked Hoverla 78-75 in the Ukrainian Superleague last Friday. Sehovic was the best player in that game. He recorded 12 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists in 37 minutes. This year Sehovic has relatively solid stats: 11.3ppg, 5.2rpg and 1.3apg in the 29 games. He holds both Montenegrin and Bosnia and Herzegovina passports.

   #7. Stanko Barac (216-C-86, currently plays in Turkey) was not able to secure a victory for one of league's weakest teams Anadolu Efes in their game against Galatasaray in the Turkish TBL. Barac scored 7 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. His team was defeated 77-70. Barac's total stats this season are: 4.2ppg and 2.2rpg. He has Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian nationalities.

   #8. Goran Suton (208-C-85, college: Michigan St., currently plays in Adriatic League) couldn't help Cedevita in their game against MZT Skopje in the Adriatic League. Suton scored 7 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 18 minutes. His team was edged 80-78. This year his total stats are: 4.8ppg and 2.7rpg in the 19 games. Suton has dual citizenship: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian.

   #9. Miroslav Todic (205-F-85, currently plays in Ukraine) is a teammate of previously mentioned Suad Sehovic and both played together in the last Ukrainian Superleague game. Todic contributed to a 3-point Khimik's victory against the closely-ranked Hoverla 78-75. He recorded 11 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in a mere 17 minutes. It was his first game for Khimik this season. Todic has Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbian nationalities.

   #10. Teo Simovic (205-C-84, currently plays in Hungary) couldn't help ZTE KK in their game against Kaposvari in the Hungarian A Division, despite his very good performance in Saturday night's game. Simovic had a double-double by scoring 24 points and getting 11 rebounds. He also added and 3 steals in 31 minutes. But his team lost 71-83. Simovic belongs to league's best rebounders and is ranked #3 with 8.8rpg. He also averaged so far 18.0ppg, 1.6apg and 1.4spg in the 20 games.
  




Marko Sutalo
CS Dinamo Bucuresti keeps Sutalo for another season - 2 days ago

CS Dinamo Bucuresti (Liga Nationala) re-signed 33-year old Bosnian international guard Marko Sutalo (194-83). He is a dual citizen owning also Serbian passport. Sutalo was a team leader there last season. In 36 Liga Nationala games he recorded very impressive stats: 15.6ppg, 2.9rpg and 3.4apg. Great season indeed as he was voted to Eurobasket.com All-Romanian League Honorable Mention. The previous (14-15) season he played at BCM U Pitesti where in 27 Liga Nationala games he averaged 12.7p...   [read more]

Dejan
Todorovic
Dominion Bilbao Basket keeps Todorovic for another season - 5 days ago

Dominion Bilbao Basket (Liga Endesa) re-signed 22-year old Serbian-Bosnian forward Dejan Todorovic (198-89kg-94). He has played there for the last two seasons. In 23 Liga Endesa games he averaged just 2.3ppg and 1.8rpg last season. Todorovic helped them to make it to the semifinals. He also played 14 games in Eurocup where he had 3.4ppg and 1.6rpg. Among other achievements Todorovic played in the final of Spanish LEB Silver Play-Off in 2013. He received also Eurobasket.com All-Spanish LEB...   [read more]

Brandon
Fortenberry
Brandon Fortenberry (ex Balkan) signs at Igokea - 6 days ago

Defending champion BC Igokea Aleksandrovac (Division I) landed 26-year old American guard Brandon Fortenberry (190-84kg-90, college: SE Louisiana, agency: BeoBasket). He played most recently at Balkan in Bulgarian NBL league. In 33 games he averaged 13.4ppg, 4.0rpg, 2.7apg and 1.2spg last season. Fortenberry helped them to make it to the final after they ended regular season as second best team. It was a very successful season in his career as he was awarded Eurobasket.com All-Bulgarian L...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3 | 4
1 | 2 | 3 | 4

Site Map:
Eurobasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2016 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.