Nihad Đedović

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Nihad Đedović
Nihad Đedović'13.JPG
Đedović with Bayern Munich in 2013
No. 14 – FC Bayern Munich
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
League Basketball Bundesliga
EuroCup
Personal information
Born (1990-01-12) January 12, 1990 (age 28)
Višegrad, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Bosnian / German
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 198 lb (90 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2012 / Undrafted
Playing career 2005–present
Career history
2005–2007 KK Bosna
2007–2012 FC Barcelona
2007–2009 Cornellà
2009–2010 Obradoiro CAB
2010–2012 Virtus Roma
2012 Galatasaray
2012–2013 Alba Berlin
2013–present Bayern Munich
Career highlights and awards

Nihad Đedović (anglicized: Nihad Djedovic) (born January 12, 1990) is a Bosnian professional basketball player for Bayern Munich of the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL). He also represented the Bosnia and Herzegovina national basketball team internationally.

Professional career[edit]

Đedović started his career with KK Bosna, but FC Barcelona signed him when he was just 16 years old. He never got a real chance to play in Barcelona, and spent most of the time on loans in Cornellà, Obradoiro and with Virtus Roma.[1] After leaving Barcelona, he played for Galatasaray and Alba Berlin.

In July 2013 he signed for Bayern Munich.[2] In July 2014, it was announced that he signed a two-year extension with the team.[3] On July 11, 2016, Đedović agreed on a contract extension with Bayern until 2018, including a team option for the 2018–19 season.[4]

Bosnian national team[edit]

He is one of the key players of Bosnia and Herzegovina national team. On EuroBasket 2011 he averaged 10.6 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game,[5] while on EuroBasket 2013 he averaged 17.8 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  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  PIR  Performance Index Rating
 Bold  Career high

Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season. He also played in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.

EuroLeague[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2007–08 Barcelona 1 0 5.8 .000 .000 .500 2.0 .0 .0 .0 1.0 3.0
2008–09 Barcelona 3 0 3.3 .000 .000 .000 .3 .0 .0 .0 .0 -1.0
2010–11 Lottomatica 15 15 27.3 .426 .194 .742 3.1 2.1 1.7 .3 9.3 8.9
2012–13 Alba Berlin 23 13 23.5 .411 .265 .695 3.3 2.5 1.0 .0 8.6 7.6
2013–14 Bayern 18 16 25.5 .458 .400 .921 3.6 2.3 .8 .1 11.7 10.4
2014–15 Bayern 10 7 25.5 .439 .375 .818 2.8 2.4 .5 .2 11.6 10.5
Career 70 51 24.0 .431 .310 .776 3.1 2.1 1.0 .1 9.5 8.5

Personal life[edit]

He is the older brother of Nedim Đedović. He also holds a German citizenship since April 2015.[7]

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