Originally an early candidate for the 2005 and 2004 NBA Drafts before withdrawing his name from consideration each time. Participated in the 2004 NBA Pre-Draft Camp in Chicago.
Career Highlights: Grew up playing for KK Zagreb of the Adriatic League. Played for Croatia at the 2001 European Cadets Championship, 2002 European Championship for Junior Men, 2003 World Junior Championship and 2004 European Championship for Young Men. Played in the 2004 Croatian All Stars game. Signed by Real Madrid of the Spanish ACB League in August of 2005. Has played the past two seasons for Real Madrid.
2006-07: Averaged 5.4 points and 1.9 rebounds in 18.0 minutes per game for Real Madrid. In ULEB Cup action, averaged 6.5 points and 3.3 rebounds in 17.2 minutes per game.
2005-06: Averaged 6.9 points and 2.8 rebounds in 21.9 minutes per game in his first season with Real Madrid. Appeared in 15 Euroleague contests, averaging 6.5 points and 2.1 rebounds in 23.4 minutes per game.
2004-05: Ranked second in the Adriatic League in scoring, averaging 19.6 points, and fourth in minutes, at 34.6 per game. Also posted 4.3 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.6 steals. Erupted for a career-high 42 points vs. Hemofarm, connecting on 8-of-9 three-pointers. Had 30 points vs. Split and 28 vs. Zadar and Šibenka.
2003-04: Posted 12.8 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.7 steals in 32.5 minutes over 21 Adriatic League appearances for Zagreb. Had a season-high 24 points v. Zvezda. At the 2004 European Championship for Young Men (U-20), representing Croatia, posted 10.5 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 26.3 minutes
2002-03: Averaged 3.9 points and 1.4 rebounds in 13.5 minutes per game over 14 Adriatic League outings for Zagreb. Had a season-high nine points in his Adriatic League debut vs. Split. At the 2003 World Championship for Junior Men, tallied 12.8 points and 3.8 rebounds in 34.0 minutes.
2001-02: At the 2002 European Championship for Junior Men (U-18), produced 8.1 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 23.6 minutes.
Strengths: Has very good shooting mechanics and a quick release. Highly skilled offensive player who can create shots for himself and others.