Danko Cvjetićanin

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Danko Cvjetićanin
Personal information
Born (1963-10-16) October 16, 1963 (age 51)
Zagreb, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Croatian
Listed height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Listed weight 90 kg (198 lb)
Career information
NBA draft 1985 / Undrafted
Pro career 1980–1997
Position Shooting guard
Career history
1980–1985 Partizan
1985–1992 Cibona
1992–1994 Estudiantes
1994 Rijeka
1994–1995 Reggio Emilia
1996–1997 Zrinjevac
Career highlights and awards

Danko Cvjetićanin (often credited as Cvjetičanin; born October 16, 1963) is a retired basketball player who won two silver medals at the Olympic Games, one with Yugoslavia (1988) and the other with Croatia (1992). Cvjetićanin, who started his career with Partizan, won the European Club Championship with Cibona in 1986. He also played professionally in Spain and Italy.

Post-playing career[edit]

After playing career, Cvjetićanin worked as the European scouting coordinator for the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers from 1998 to 2010.[1][2] He performs the same position for the New Jersey Nets since 2010.

Personal life[edit]

His son Filip (born 1993) is currently playing college basketball for the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Introducing Edin Bavcic". NBA.com. June 30, 2006. Retrieved February 17, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Cvjetićanin: Ovo finale je već za povijest" (in Croatian). Jutarnji.hr. June 2, 2008. Retrieved June 29, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Sin Danka Cvjetičanina zablistao na floridskom koledžu" (in Croatian). Index.hr. January 13, 2012. Retrieved January 13, 2012. 

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