Ognjen Jaramaz

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Ognjen Jaramaz
Free agent
PositionPoint guard / Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1995-09-01) September 1, 1995 (age 23)
Kruševac, Serbia, FR Yugoslavia
Listed height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Listed weight88 kg (194 lb)
Career information
NBA draft2017 / Round: 2 / Pick: 58th overall
Selected by the New York Knicks
Playing career2013–present
Career history
2013–2014Smederevo 1953
Career highlights and awards

Ognjen Jaramaz (Serbian: Огњен Јарамаз; born September 1, 1995) is a Serbian professional basketball player who last played for Partizan on loan from San Pablo Burgos of the Liga ACB. Standing at 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in),[1] he plays at the point guard position.

Professional career[edit]

He began playing basketball in a hometown based club Napredak Kruševac where he stayed until 2006. He then moved to Partizan, playing for the youth categories.

In the summer of 2013, he signed a contract with Mega Vizura. He was loaned to Smederevo 1953 for the 2013–14 season, where he made his professional debut. He returned to Mega Vizura in the summer of 2014. He left the Mega after the end of the 2016–17 season.

On January 3, 2018, Jaramaz re-signed with Mega.[2]

In June 2018, he signed a two-year contract with San Pablo Burgos.[3][4]

NBA draft rights[edit]

On June 22, 2017, Jaramaz was selected with the 58th overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft by the New York Knicks.[5] He played for the Knicks during the 2017 NBA Summer League.

Personal life[edit]

His older brother Nemanja is also a professional basketball player.[6]


  1. ^ HEIGHT 6 ft4 in / 1.93m.
  2. ^ "JARAMAZ PONOVO U MEGI: „IZUZETNO SAM UZBUĐEN ZBOG SVEGA ŠTO SLEDI"". bcmegabasket.net (in Serbian). 3 January 2018. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Ognjen Jaramaz se incorpora al San Pablo Burgos - Club Baloncesto San Pablo Burgos". Club Baloncesto San Pablo Burgos (in Spanish). 19 June 2018. Retrieved 19 June 2018.
  4. ^ "San Pablo Burgos signs Ognjen Jaramaz to a two-year contract". Sportando. 19 June 2018. Retrieved 19 June 2018.
  5. ^ "New York Knicks select Ognjen Jaramaz at No. 58 in 2017 NBA Draft". dailyknicks.com. 22 June 2017. Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  6. ^ "Novak MVP, Jaramaz najbolji strelac". kosarka24.com (in Serbian). Retrieved 5 November 2014.

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