D'or Fischer

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D'or Fischer
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Fischer while playing with Maccabi Tel Aviv.
No. 40 – UNICS Kazan
Position Center / Power forward
League VTB United League
Personal information
Born (1981-10-12) October 12, 1981 (age 33)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nationality American / Israeli
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school Upper Darby
(Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania)
College Northwestern State (2000–2002)
West Virginia (2003–2005)
NBA draft 2005 / Undrafted
Pro career 2005–present
Career history
2005 Anwil Włocławek
2006 Roanoke Dazzle
2006–2007 EWE Baskets Oldenburg
2007–2008 Euphony Bree
2008–2010 Maccabi Tel Aviv
2010–2011 Real Madrid
2011–2012 Bilbao Basket
2012–2013 Donetsk
2013–2014 Brose Baskets
2014–present UNICS Kazan
Career highlights and awards

D'or Fischer (born October 12, 1981) is an American–Israeli professional basketball player who currently plays for UNICS Kazan of the VTB United League. He is a 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in), 116 kg (255 lb)[1] center-forward.

College career[edit]

Fischer played college basketball at Northwestern State University and also at West Virginia University with the West Virginia Mountaineers.

Professional career[edit]

Fischer began his professional career in 2005 with the Polish League and ULEB Cup club Anwil Włocławek. He then joined the NBA D-League club the Roanoke Dazzle in 2006. He then moved to the German League club EWE Baskets Oldenburg for the 2006–07 season.

He spent the 2007–08 season with the Belgian League club Euphony Bree. He joined the Israeli Euroleague club Maccabi Tel Aviv for the 2008–09 season. In July 2010, he signed with Real Madrid.[2] In August 2011, he signed a one-year contract with Bizkaia Bilbao Basket.[3]

On September 27, 2013, he signed with the Washington Wizards.[4] However, he was waived on October 16.[5]

In November 2013, he signed with Brose Baskets.[6] In April 2014, he was named to the All-Basketball Bundesliga First Team.[7]

On August 2, 2014, he signed a one-year deal with UNICS Kazan.[8]


On March 1, 2009, Fischer was attacked outside of a club in Tel Aviv with a glass bottle. He was injured in the face and his facial nerves were damaged, but he has fully healed.[9]

On July 16, 2014, Fischer became an Israeli citizen, and joined the Israel national basketball team.

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