Dalibor Bagarić with Cibona in 2010.
February 7, 1980 |
Munich, West Germany
|Nationality||Croatian / German|
|Listed height||7 ft 1 in (2.16 m)|
|Listed weight||290 lb (132 kg)|
|NBA draft||2000 / Round: 1 / Pick: 24th overall|
|Selected by the Chicago Bulls|
|2011||Blancos de Rueda Valladolid|
|2012||Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut|
|2013||Étoile Sportive du Sahel|
|2014–2015||Brose Baskets Bamberg|
Dalibor Bagarić (born February 7, 1980) is a Croatian professional basketball player who last played for Brose Baskets Bamberg of the Basketball Bundesliga. He had a stint with the NBA's Chicago Bulls from 2000 to 2003.
A 7'1" (2.16 m) center born in Munich, West Germany, Bagaric had averaged 18.3 points and 10.4 rebounds per game for the Croatian team Benston Zagreb before the Bulls selected him with the 24th pick in the 2000 NBA Draft. Bagarić never averaged more than 3.7 points and 3.2 rebounds per game in the NBA.
He returned to Europe after the Bulls bought out his contract in 2003, and began playing for the Greek club Olympiacos. In 2004 he moved to Italian club Fortitudo Bologna. In the summer of 2006, he transferred to CB Girona of the Spanish ACB league. On September 2007 he returned to Fortitudo Bologna after signing on a one-year contract. In November 2010 he signed with Maroussi B.C. At the beginning of the 2011-12 season, Bagarić signed with CB Valladolid, but left the club in late November, returning to Croatia and signing with Cedevita. In September 2012, he signed a one-month deal with Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut in Lebanon. In December 2012, he signed with the Lebanese club Amchit. In the 2013-14 season, he played for Étoile Sportive du Sahel in Tunisia, KK Zabok in Croatia and Al-Ahli Benghazi in Libya. In 2014 he signed with Brose Baskets Bamberg of the Basketball Bundesliga where he signed on December 2, 2014 a contract extension.