Atić warming up with AEK Athens in 2015.
|No. 5 – Mega Bemax|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|League||Basketball League of Serbia|
|Born||January 19, 1997|
Bugojno, Bosnia and Herzegovina
|Listed height||6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)|
|Listed weight||195 lb (88 kg)|
|NBA draft||2019 / Undrafted|
|2016||→ Spars Sarajevo|
|2016–2017||→ Trikala Aries|
|Career highlights and awards|
Edin Atić (born January 19, 1997) is a Bosnian professional basketball player who plays for Mega Bemax of the Basketball League of Serbia.. Standing at 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) and weighing 195 lbs. (88 kg), Atić is mainly a shooting guard-small forward, but he can also play as a point forward. He also represents the senior Bosnian national team.
- 1 Early life
- 2 Professional career
- 3 National team career
- 4 Career statistics
- 5 Awards and accomplishments
- 6 References
- 7 External links
In 2013, Atić signed a deal with Bosnian club Spars Sarajevo, of the Bosnian Championship. He stayed a member of Spars Sarajevo from 2013 to September 2015, when the Greek club AEK bought his player rights with a transfer fee. In January 2016, he returned to Spars Sarajevo, after AEK loaned him back to the club, for the remainder of the 2015–16 season.
On September 1, 2015, Greek club AEK Athens, of the Greek Basket League, confirmed that Atić would join the club from Spars Sarajevo, for a buyout transfer fee amount of €750,000. Atić signed a six-year contract with AEK, that was worth €1.5 million net income. In January 2016, AEK loaned him back to Spars Sarajevo for the rest of the season.
Before the start of the 2016–17 Greek Basket League season, Atić managed to have some very good friendly games, including a 12-point game against the defending EuroLeague champions, CSKA Moscow. Due to this, AEK initially decided to keep him on their roster for the 2016–17 season, rather than loan him to another club again.
However, due to FIBA's rules and regulations of the FIBA Champions League, he was ruled ineligible to play in the league, because he was not originally registered for the Greek League as a foreign player in the league's first roster designation period. Due to FIBA Champions League rules, such players cannot play in the league, unlike European-wide leagues like the EuroLeague and EuroCup, where no such limitations exist. As a result of this, AEK decided to loan him to another club for the 2016–17 season. With AEK, he won the Greek Cup's, 2018 edition, and also the FIBA Champions League title. On July 14, 2018, Atić was released by the Greek club.
On November 2, 2016, AEK loaned Atić to the Greek club Trikala Aries, for the remainder of the 2016–17 season. However, after playing with Trikala in 7 games during the 2016–17 Greek Basket League season, his player loan was cancelled, and he returned to AEK.
National team career
Bosnian junior national team
Atić played at the 2014 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship with the Bosnian Under-18 junior national team, averaging 16.0 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 2.4 assists per game. He also played at the 2015 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, where he led his team in scoring, at 16.0 points per game. He also averaged 7.6 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game during the tournament. His team finished the tournament in 4th place, and Atić was named to the All-Tournament Team.
Bosnian senior national team
|GP||Games played||MPG||Minutes per game||FG%||Field goal percentage|
|3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage||RPG||Rebounds per game|
|APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game||BPG||Blocks per game|
|PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high||Led the league|
Note: Only games in the primary domestic competitions are included. Therefore, games in cup or European competitions are left out.
FIBA Champions League
|†||Denotes seasons in which Atić won the FIBA Champions League|
Awards and accomplishments
Bosnian junior national team
- 2015 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship: All-Tournament Team
- EDIN ATIC Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA Nationality BIH Born 19.01.1997 Place of birth Bugojno (BIH) Height 2.01m.
- 2016 Nike Hoop Summit: International Measurements.
- EDIN ATIC Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA Nationality BIH Born 19.01.1997 Place of birth Bugojno (BIH).
- AEK Athens pens scoring prodigy Atic to six-year deal.
- Ο ταλαντούχος κύριος Άτιτς (in Greek).
- Atic joined Spars Sarajevo.
- Edin Atic remains with AEK Athens for the entire season.
- Edin Atic remains in AEK B.C.
- Φεύγει δανεικός και ο Έντιν Άτιτς από την ΑΕΚ (in Greek).
- Δανεικός στα Τρίκαλα ο Ατιτς (in Greek).
- BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA ACCUMULATED STATISTICS.
- Edin ATIC (BIH) participated in 3 FIBA / FIBA Zones events.
- "MVP CHARALAMPOPOULOS HEADLINES ALL-STAR FIVE". Archived from the original on 2015-08-06. Retrieved 2015-08-28.
- Bosnia and Herzegovina 7 - Edin Atic.