Basketball Wiki
Advertisement
  1. Numbered list item
Goran Dragić
Goran dragic.jpg
Dragić during a Suns game in 2013.
No. 7 – Miami Heat
Born May 6, 1986 (1986-05-06) (age 35)
Ljubljana, SR Slovenia, Yugoslavia
Nationality Slovenia Flag.png Slovenian
Physical stats
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Professional basketball career
Position Point Guard
League NBA
Career information
NBA Draft 2008 / Round: 2 / Pick: 45
Selected by the San Antonio Spurs
Playing career 2003–present (18 years)
Career history
2003–2004 Ilirija
2004–2006 Geoplin Slovan
2006–2007 Murcia
2007–2008 Union Olimpija
20082011 Phoenix Suns
20112012 Houston Rockets
2011 Saski Baskonia
20122015 Phoenix Suns
2015–present Miami Heat
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA All-Star (2018)
  • All-NBA Third Team (2014)
  • Most Improved Player (2014)
  • FIBA EuroBasket MVP (2017)
  • Euroscar Player of the Year (2017)
  • Basque Cup champion (2011)
  • FIBA Stanković Cup MVP (2010)
  • Slovenian League champion (2008)
  • Slovenian Cup champion (2008)
  • Slovenian Supercup champion (2008)
  • Slovenian League All-Star (2006)
  • Slovenian League Rookie of the Year (2005)
  • Slovenian Sportsman of the Year (2017)

Goran Dragić (born May 6, 1986) is a Slovenian professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Nicknamed "The Dragon", he had played professional basketball in Slovenia and Spain before entering the NBA in 2008. Dragić has also played for the Phoenix Suns and the Houston Rockets. He was an All-NBA Third Team selection and the NBA Most Improved Player with the Suns in 2014. He was named an NBA All-Star for the first time in 2018 with Miami. He led the senior Slovenia national team to its first FIBA EuroBasket title in 2017, while being named the Most Valuable Player of the tournament.

This article related to Basketball is short. PLEASE do expand it!
Advertisement