Jovo Stanojević

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Jovan Jovo Stanojević
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Stanojević with Vojvodina Srbijagas in February 2009.
Personal information
Born (1977-09-27) September 27, 1977 (age 39)
Sombor, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian
Listed height 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in)
Listed weight 110 kg (243 lb)
Career information
NBA draft 1999 / Undrafted
Playing career 1993–2013
Position Center
Career history
1993–1996 Vojvodina
1996–2000 Crvena zvezda
2000–2001 Maccabi Ra'anana
2001–2002 Partizan
2002–2007 Alba Berlin
2007 Mega Aqua Monta
2007–2008 Prokom Trefl Sopot
2008 Beşiktaş Cola Turka
2008–2009 Kyiv
2009 Vojvodina Srbijagas
2009–2010 Kepez Belediyesi
2010 Al Kuwait
2010–2012 Pınar Karşıyaka
2012–2013 TED Ankara Kolejliler
Career highlights and awards

Jovan "Jovo" Stanojević (Cyrillic: Јово Станојевић; born September 27, 1977) is a retired Serbian professional basketball player.

Professional career[edit]

Stanojević began his professional career at the age of 16, playing with Vojvodina in the Yugoslav Basketball League. As one of the most promising players of his generation, Stanojević participated twice at the Nike Hoop Summit in 1995 and 1996.[1]

Throughout his career, Stanojević played abroad in several countries, including five seasons in Germany with Alba Berlin, from 2002 to 2007. He also spent few years in Turkey, playing with Beşiktaş Cola Turka, Kepez Belediyesi, Pınar Karşıyaka and TED Ankara Kolejliler. In August 2013, he decided to retire.[2]

Yugoslav national team[edit]

Stanojević won a gold medal at the 2001 Summer Universiade in Beijing.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Time Hoop Summit International Roster By Country". usabasketball.com. Retrieved December 28, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Jovo Stanojević završio karijeru" (in Serbian). Sportske.net. Retrieved 15 August 2013. 

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