Vladimir Golubović

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Vladimir Golubović
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Golubović with Olimpija versus Maccabi in Euroleague in December 2009.
No. 21 – Best Balıkesir
Position Center
League Turkish Basketball Super League
Personal information
Born (1986-02-24) 24 February 1986 (age 31)
Novi Sad, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian / Montenegrin
Listed height 2.12 m (6 ft 11 in)
Listed weight 113 kg (249 lb)
Career information
NBA draft 2008 / Undrafted
Playing career 2003–present
Career history
2003–2008 Vojvodina Srbijagas
2008–2010 Union Olimpija
2010 Caja Laboral
2010–2011 Banvit
2011 Azovmash
2011–2012 Caja Laboral
2013 Antalya BB
2013 Al Ahli Dubai
2013 CAI Zaragoza
2013–2014 TED Ankara Kolejliler
2014–2015 Unicaja Málaga
2015 Strasbourg IG
2016 Pallacanestro Reggiana
2016–present Best Balıkesir
Career highlights and awards

Vladimir Golubović (born 24 February 1986) is a Serbian-born Montenegrin professional basketball player for Best Balıkesir of the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL). Standing at 2.12 m (6 ft 11 12 in), he plays at the center position.

Professional career[edit]

Golubović started his career with Vojvodina from his hometown Novi Sad, where he was born to Montenegrin parents. He played with them from 2003 to 2008. In August 2008, he signed a two-year contract with the Slovenian club Union Olimpija.[1] In February 2010, he parted ways with Olimpija,[2] and signed a one-month contract with the Spanish club Caja Laboral.[3] The next month, he signed a one more one-month contract with Laboral,[4] and later was re-signed for the rest of the season. At the end of the season, the club did not re-signed him so he became a free agent.[5]

In July 2010, he signed a one-year contract with the Turkish club Banvit.[6] In September 2011, he signed with the Ukrainian club Azovmash.[7] Two months later, Azovmash released him.[8] In December 2011, he returned to his former team Caja Laboral, signing a two-month contract.[9] In February 2012, he was re-signed until the end of the 2012 Spanish Cup,[10] and on 20 February he was officially waived by the club.[11]

In March 2013, he signed with the Turkish club Antalya Büyükşehir Belediyesi.[12] The next month, he moved to Dubai and signed with Al Ahli,[13] but ten days later he returned to Europe and signed with the Spanish club CAI Zaragoza for the 2013 ACB Playoffs.[14]

In August 2013, he signed a one-year contract with the Turkish club TED Ankara Kolejliler.[15] In April 2014, he was named to the All-EuroCup First Team.[16] In June 2014, he signed a one-year deal with the Spanish club Unicaja Málaga.[17]

On September 6, 2015, he signed a contract until the end of the EuroLeague regular season, with French club Strasbourg IG.[18] On December 29, 2015, he signed with the Italian club Pallacanestro Reggiana for the rest of the season.[19]

On July 2, 2016, Golubović signed with Best Balıkesir for the 2016–17 season.[20][21]

National team[edit]

As a member of the Serbia and Montenegro national basketball team, Golubović won the bronze medal at the 2005 Summer Universiade in Izmir and 2005 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship in Russia.[22]

He was also member of the Montenegro national basketball team in 2005.[22]


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