Damir Mršić

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Damir Mršić
Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1970-10-25) 25 October 1970 (age 43)
Tuzla, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Bosnian / Turkish
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
Pro career 1989–2010
Career history
1989–1992 Sloboda Dita
1992–1995 KK Split
1995-1997 Netaş
1997-2000 Tuborg Izmir
2000-2001 Troy Pilsner
2001-2002 Fenerbahçe
2002-2003 UNICS Kazan
2003-2004 Dynamo Moscow
2004-2010 Fenerbahçe

Damir Mršić (born October 25, 1970) is a former Bosnian professional basketball player and former team manager of Turkish champion Fenerbahçe.[1] He also has Turkish citizenship under the name Demir Kaan since 2003.[2] He is one of Fenerbahçe's legendary players.

Career[edit]

Damir Mršić started playing basketball with Sloboda Dita Tuzla's youth team. He became a professional in 1989 and played three years for Sloboda Dita Tuzla. In 1992 he transferred to KK Split where he won Croatian Cup in 1993 and 1994. In 1995, he transferred to Turkish club Netaş where he spent two years. After that he spent 4 years at Tuborg İzmir where he made a big impression in Turkish Basketball League. Turkish giants Fenerbahçe Istanbul signed him for one year in 2001. After Fenerbahçe experience, he moved Russia to play for UNICS Kazan where he won Russian Cup. Next year he played for MBC Dynamo Moscow. In 2004, he moved back to Turkey to Fenerbahçe İstanbul, which was going to merge with Ülker and become Fenerbahçe Ülker. He spent 6 years at there and retired.

Mršić was mostly known for his supreme three-point shooting ability.

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Player[edit]

Manager[edit]

Individual[edit]

  • 1992: Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavian All-Star
  • 1992: Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavian All-Star 3 Point Winner
  • 2000: Turkey Turkish Basketball League Top Scorer
  • 2001: Turkey Turkish Basketball League Assist Leader

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