Nebojša Joksimović (basketball)

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Nebojša Joksimović
Nebojša Joksimović 2013.jpg
Joksimović at the EuroBasket 2013
No. 33 – Cibona
Position Shooting guard
League Croatian League
ABA League
FIBA Europe Cup
Personal information
Born (1981-11-17) November 17, 1981 (age 35)
Koper, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Slovenian / Serbian
Listed height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Listed weight 82 kg (181 lb)
Career information
NBA draft 2003 / Undrafted
Playing career 2000–present
Career history
2000–2003 Koper
2003–2005 Pivovarna Laško
2005–2009 Hemofarm
2009 Lokomotiv-Kuban
2010 Scavolini Pesaro
2010–2013 Igokea
2013–2014 Union Olimpija
2014–2015 Krka
2015–present Cibona
Career highlights and awards

Nebojša Joksimović (born November 17, 1981) is a Slovenian professional basketball player currently playing for Cibona of the Croatian League and the Adriatic League.

Professional career[edit]

In August 2013, he signed a one-year deal with Union Olimpija.[1] In July 2014, he signed with another Slovenian team BC Krka.[2] After playing one season for Krka, in October 2015 he moved to the Croatian side Cibona.[3]

Slovenian national team[edit]

Joksimović played for the Slovenian national team at the 2005 FIBA European Championship, Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2008 and 2013 FIBA European Championship. He also represented Slovenia at the 2015 EuroBasket where they were eliminated by Latvia in eighth finals.[4][5]

Personal life[edit]

Joksimović has Serb ancestry, and holds Serbian citizenship besides his native Slovenian.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UNION OLIMPIJA lands vet Nebojsa Joksimovic". Eurocupbasketball.com. Retrieved 15 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Joksimović from Olimpija to Krka". abaliga.com. Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "Cibona jača za dva igrača – Nebojša Joksimović i James Florence". kkcibona.com. 16 October 2015. 
  4. ^ "SLOVENIA MAKE LAST CUT BEFORE ZAGREB TRIP". 3 September 2015. Retrieved 12 September 2015. 
  5. ^ "STRELNIEKS STEERS LATVIA INTO LAST EIGHT". eurobasket2015.org. 12 September 2015. Retrieved 12 September 2015. 

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