Goran Dragic (Slovenia)

Goran Dragic

Nationality: SLO
Born : 06.05.1986
Place of birth: Ljubljana (SLO)
Height: 1.94m
Position: PG

2.7Points per game
0.7Rebounds per game
0.8Assists per game




Goran Dragic - EuroBasket 2013 Profile

Team 2012-13: Phoenix Suns (USA-NBA)
Career: Ilirija Ljubljana (Slovenia-2, 2003-04); Geoplin Slovan Ljubljana (Slovenia-1A, 2000-02); Polaris World Murcia (Spain-ACB, 2006-07); Union Olimpija Ljubljana (Slovenia-1A, 2007-08); Phoenix Suns (USA-NBA, 2008-11); Houston Rockets (USA-NBA, 2011-12); Phoenix Suns (USA-NBA, 2012-13)

Goran Dragic is the stand-out player on the Slovenian team and one of two Slovenian players who played in the NBA during this past season. With 12.2 points-per-game in 2010 and 11.7 in 2011, Dragic led the Slovenian charge at both the 2010 FIBA World Championship and EuroBasket 2011. He has matured in recent years, competing at both international competitions and in the NBA, where he finally got out of the shadow of one of the best point guards in the world, his former mentor Steve Nash, as he became one of the key players of the Phoenix Suns. He has a solid all-round offensive game. He can create his own space in isolation and shoot the three-point shot or a mid-range jumper with ease, as well as penetrate to the hoop and finish comfortably. He certainly is not afraid to take contact and can adjust his body in mid-air with his superb leaping ability. His defensive skills are perhaps a bit underrated, as he always seems to think one-step ahead of the player he is guarding, and knows the right time to steal the ball off his opponent. With his team playing at home this time, Dragic could become one of the stars of this year's tournament.


vs Greece (L 91-84)30/10.00/10.00/00.00/00.0011000000
vs Ukraine (W 100-82)142/2100.01/1100.01/1100.01/250.0011331036
vs Belarus (W 55-84)81/250.01/250.00/00.04/4100.0112001026
vs Lithuania (L 65-69)20/00.00/00.00/00.00/00.0000212000
vs Serbia & Montenegro (L 76-47)71/333.31/250.00/10.00/00.0000010102
vs Russia (W 67-74)00/00.00/00.00/00.00/00.0000000000
vs Lithuania (W 57-97)91/250.01/1100.00/10.00/00.0000002012
vs Israel (W 66-61)00/00.00/00.00/00.00/00.0000000000
CategorySeason highCareer high
Points62 times28 - EuroBasket 2013
14.09.2013 vs Greece
Total Rebounds225.07.2004 vs. Belarus9 - 2 times
Assists324.07.2004 vs. Ukraine9 - EuroBasket 2013
04.09.2013 vs Czech Republic
Steals22 times6 - 2 times
Blocked Shots128.07.2004 vs. Serbia & Montenegro1 - 8 times
Minutes1424.07.2004 vs. Ukraine45 - U20 European Championship Men 2005
16.07.2005 vs Croatia
Field Goals Made224.07.2004 vs. Ukraine9 - 3 times
Field Goals Attempted328.07.2004 vs. Serbia & Montenegro19 - EuroBasket 2013
08.09.2013 vs Croatia
2 Pts Field Goals Made14 times8 - U20 European Championship Men 2005
12.07.2005 vs Belarus
2 Pts Field Goals Attempted22 times13 - 4 times
3 Pts Field Goals Made124.07.2004 vs. Ukraine3 - 3 times
3 Pts Field Goals Attempted13 times7 - EuroBasket 2013
04.09.2013 vs Czech Republic
Free Throws Made425.07.2004 vs. Belarus9 - 2 times
Free Throws Attempted425.07.2004 vs. Belarus10 - 5 times
Offensive Rebounds125.07.2004 vs. Belarus3 - 7 times
Defensive Rebounds13 times7 - European Championship for Men U18 2004
05.04.2004 vs Poland
Participations in FIBA Europe competitionsPPGRPGAPG
FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014 (Slovenia)
EuroBasket - Final Round 2013 (Slovenia)
EuroBasket - Final Round 2011 (Slovenia)
FIBA World Championship for Men 2010 (Slovenia)
EuroBasket - Final Round 2009 (Slovenia)
FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Men 2008 (Slovenia)
EuroBasket - Final Round 2007 (Slovenia)
World Championship for Men 2006 (Slovenia)
U20 European Championship Men - DIVISION A 2005 (Slovenia)
European Championship for Men U20 - Final Round 2004 (Slovenia)
European Championship for Men U18 - Challenge Round 2004 (Slovenia)



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