Miroslav Raičević

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Miroslav Raičević
Personal information
Born (1981-07-13) July 13, 1981 (age 33)
Vrbas, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian / Greek
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2003 / Undrafted
Pro career 2000–2011
Position Power forward / Center
Career history
2000–2005 Aris Thessaloniki
2005–2006 Red Star Belgrade
2006–2007 Dynamo Moscow
2007 Basket Napoli
2007–2008 Red Star Belgrade
2008–2009 Panionios
2009–2010 Kavala
2010–2011 Enisey Krasnoyarsk

Miroslav Raičević (Serbian Cyrillic: Мирослав Раичевић; born July 13, 1981) is a retired Serbian professional basketball player. He also holds Greek citizenship, where he played under the name Miroslav Marinos-Raitsevits. He played as both power forward and center.

Professional career[edit]

Raičević began his career playing with the youth teams of the Budućnost Peć. In 1998 he moved to the Greek League club Aris Thessaloniki and he began his professional career there in the year 2000.

In 2003, he won the FIBA Europe Cup championship with Aris and he scored the final decisive shot in the very last seconds of the final game against Prokom Trefl Sopot. He also won the Greek Cup championship with Aris in the year 2004.

He has also played with Red Star Belgrade of the Serbian League and the Adriatic League during the 2005-06 season. He won the Serbian Cup with Red Star that season.

In the 2006-07 season he played with the Russian Super League club Dynamo Moscow. During summer 2007, he left Dynamo Moscow and joined the Italian League club Eldo Napoli. He then left Napoli and moved back to Red Star in November 2007.

He joined the Greek Euroleague club Panionios for the 2008-09 season.[1] In September 2010 he signed with Enisey Krasnoyarsk in Russia,[2] but was relaesd in January 2011.[3]

Serbian national basketball team[edit]

He was an international squad member of the Serbian national basketball team at the 2006 FIBA World Championship.


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