Janković with Panathinaikos in 2014
|No. 11 – AEK Athens|
|League||Greek Basket League |
|Born||March 3, 1990|
Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
|Nationality||Greek / Serbian|
|Listed height||6 ft 7.5 in (2.02 m)|
|Listed weight||222 lb (101 kg)|
|NBA draft||2012 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Vladimir "Vlado" Janković (Greek: Βλαδίμηρος "Βλάντο" Γιάνκοβιτς, Vladimiros "Vlanto" Giankovits, Serbian: Владимир "Владо" Јанковић; born March 3, 1990) is a Greek-Serbian professional basketball player for AEK Athens of the Greek Basket League and the Basketball Champions League. Standing at 2.02 m (6 ft 7 1⁄2 in), he plays as a small forward. He is the son of the late Serbian professional basketball player, Boban Janković.
Janković was born March 3, 1990, in Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia. He is the son of the famous late Serbian professional basketball player Boban Janković, who was tragically paralyzed during a Greek Basket League playoff game between Panionios and Panathinaikos in 1993.
Janković moved to Greece with his family at the age of two, when his father, Boban, joined the Greek club Panionios for the 1992–93 season.
On 20 June 2013, Janković joined the Greek club Panathinaikos. He was announced as a new player of Panathinaikos, for the following three years, along with his Panionios teammate Nikos Pappas. During his second season at the club, he switched his jersey number from 16 to 8.
On July 20, 2017, Janković signed with Andorra. He spent the entire Greek League 2018–19 season with Holargos, averaging 13.8 points, 5.4 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game. On November 11, 2019, Janković signed a seven-month (2+5) contract with the Greek club AEK Athens.
National team career
Greek junior national team
Janković won the gold medal at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, while playing with the junior Greek national basketball team. Janković also won the silver medal at the 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Cup and the gold medal at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He also won the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship with Greece's junior national team.
Greek senior national team
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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.
Awards and accomplishments
- Greek League All-Star: (2013)
- Greek League Most Improved Player: (2013)
- Greek League Best Five: (2013)
- 3× Greek Cup Winner: (2014, 2015, 2016)
- Greek League Champion: (2014)
- Vlado JANKOVIC (GRE) participated in 5 FIBA / FIBA Zones events.
- NYTimes.com Greek Basketball’s Adopted Son Ponders Major Goodbye.
- Euroleague.net PANATHINAIKOS ATHENS adds young guns Pappas, Jankovic.
- PELICANS 2016 SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER 55 Vladimir Jankovic F 6-8 222 3/3/90 Greece Panathinaikos (Greece).
- Valencia signs Vladimir Jankovic.
- Vladimir Jankovic joins Aris BC on loan until the end of the season.
- Andorra signs small forward Jankovic.