Nenad Miljenović

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Nenad Miljenović
Nenad Miljenović.jpg
Miljenović with Mega Vizura in February 2014.
No. 13 – PAOK Thessaloniki
Position Point guard
League Greek Basket League
Champions League
Personal information
Born (1993-04-08) April 8, 1993 (age 24)
Belgrade, Serbia, FR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian
Listed height 6 ft 4.5 in (1.94 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2015 / Undrafted
Playing career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2012 Partizan
2011–2012 Mega Basket
2012–2013 Radnički Kragujevac
2013–2015 Mega Basket
2015–2016 Sevilla
2016–2017 PAOK

Nenad Miljenović (Serbian Cyrillic: Ненад Миљеновић; born April 8, 1993) is a Serbian professional basketball player for PAOK Thessaloniki of the Greek Basket League. Standing at 1.94 m (6 ft 4 12 in),[1][2] he plays at the point guard position.

Professional career[edit]

Miljenović started playing basketball with the youth club ranks of FMP. In October 2011, Miljenović signed his first professional contract with Partizan Belgrade. In December 2011, he was loaned to Mega Vizura.[3] On September 25, 2012, he signed a termination of his contract with Partizan.[4]

Only one day after his contract termination with Partizan, Miljenović signed a four-year contract with Serbian team Radnički Kragujevac, on September 26, 2012.[5][6]

On July 23, 2013, Miljenović signed a one-year deal with his former team, Mega Vizura.[7][8]

In June 2014, he extended his contract with Mega Vizura.[9] With the departure of Vasilije Micić from the team, his role in the team increased during the 2014–15 season. In the first game of the 2014–15 ABA League season for his team, he scored 26 points, and added 10 assists, to help his team defeat MZT Skopje, by a score of 103–98.[10][11] He has been named the MVP for the month of October, of the 2014–15 Adriatic League.[12] Over 24 games played during the 2014–15 Adriatic League season, he averaged 13.3 points, 4.6 rebounds, and a league leading 8.4 assists per game.

On August 19, 2015, he signed a three-year contract with the Spanish team Sevilla.[13] After one season with Sevilla in the Spanish Liga ACB, he parted ways with the club.[14]

On July 5, 2016, Miljenović signed with the Greek club PAOK, of the Greek Basket League.[15]

Serbian national team[edit]

Miljenović was a member of the junior national teams of Serbia. With Serbia's junior national teams, he played at the following tournaments: the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship, where he won a bronze medal, the 2010 FIBA Under-17 World Championship, the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, where he won a silver medal, the 2012 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, and the 2013 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.[16]

References[edit]

  1. ^ MILJENOVIC, NENAD HEIGHT: 1.94.
  2. ^ Nenad Miljenovic altura: | 1.94 m (Spanish).
  3. ^ "Miljenović na pozajmici u Mega Vizuri" (in Serbian). sportske.net. December 26, 2011. Retrieved March 12, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Miljenović ipak ide iz Partizana". B92 (in Serbian). Retrieved 25 September 2012. 
  5. ^ "Radnicki inks Nenad Miljenovic". Sportando. Retrieved 26 September 2012. 
  6. ^ "Miljenović u Radničkom". Mondo (in Serbian). Retrieved 26 September 2012. 
  7. ^ "Mega Vizura sign Nenad Miljenovic". Sportando.net. Retrieved 23 July 2013. 
  8. ^ "Miljenović godinu dana u Mega Vizuri" (in Serbian). Novosti.rs. Retrieved 23 July 2013. 
  9. ^ "Mega Vizura extend deals with Nenad Miljenovic and Nemanja Krstic". Sportando.com. 6 June 2014. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  10. ^ "Jokić, Miljenović nadjačali MZT". b92.net (in Serbian). Retrieved 4 October 2014. 
  11. ^ "Overtime win for Mega, Jokić with index 44!". abaliga.com. Archived from the original on October 6, 2014. Retrieved 4 October 2014. 
  12. ^ "Interview with the October MVP Nenad Miljenović". abaliga.com. Archived from the original on November 2, 2014. Retrieved 9 November 2014. 
  13. ^ "El Baloncesto Sevilla se hace con los servicios del talento serbio Nenad Miljenovic". baloncestosevilla.com (in Spanish). 19 August 2015. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  14. ^ "Baloncesto Sevilla opts out of Nenad Miljenovic and Pierre Oriola's contracts". Sportando.com. 1 July 2016. Retrieved 1 July 2016. 
  15. ^ "PAOK Thessaloniki inks Nenad Miljenovic". Sportando.com. 5 July 2016. Retrieved 6 July 2016. 
  16. ^ Nenad MILJENOVIC (SRB).

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