Edin Bavčić

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Edin Bavčić
No. 9 – Sigal Prishtina
Position Power forward
League ETC Superliga
Balkan League
Personal information
Born (1984-06-05) June 5, 1984 (age 30)
Foča, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Bosnian
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 242 lb (110 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2006 / Round: 2 / Pick: 56th overall
Selected by the Toronto Raptors
Pro career 2003–present
Career history
2003–2004 Bosna
2004 Ilidža
2004–2008 Bosna
2008–2009 Kepez Belediyespor
2009 Koln 99ers
2009–2010 Union Olimpija
2010 New Basket Brindisi
2010–2011 Khimik Yuzhny
2011 Aris Thessaloniki
2011 Vanoli Cremona
2011–2012 KAOD
2012 Limoges CSP
2012–2014 KAOD
2014–present Sigal Prishtina
Career highlights and awards

Edin Bavčić (born June 5, 1984) is a Bosnian professional basketball player who plays for Sigal Prishtina of the Kosovar ETC Superliga. He was selected by the Toronto Raptors in the second round of the 2006 NBA Draft, 56th overall.

Edin played for KK Bosna, which was the champion of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Basketball League in 2006.

At the beginning of the 2008–09 season, Bavčić joined TBL team Antalya Kepez Belediyesi.[1] but later in the season, he joined the Basketball Bundesliga team Köln 99ers.[2] In 2011, he joined Aris BC, after having played for New Basket Brindisi, in Italy, and BC Khimik, in Ukraine.

In August 2011, he signed a one-year contract with Vanoli Cremona.[3]

In December 2011, he signed with Greek professional basketball team K.A.O.D. B.C..

On July 11, 2012, the New Orleans Hornets agreed to a three-team trade acquiring the rights for Bavčić, while sending Jarrett Jack to the Golden State Warriors and Darryl Watkins to the Philadelphia 76ers.[4]

On January 21, 2014, the New Orleans Pelicans traded Bavčić's rights to the Brooklyn Nets.[5] On July 10, 2014, the Nets traded his rights to the Cleveland Cavaliers.[6]

On September 2, 2014 he signed with Sigal Prishtina.[7]


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