An early entry candidate for the 2009 NBA Draft before withdrawing his name from consideration.
Career Highlights: Made his debut with BC Buducnost during the 2004-05 season and spent five campaigns there. Moved to Spain in 2009-10 competing for Real Madrid. A member of Montenegro’s national team. Led the 2008 U-20 European Championships in scoring (22.8 ppg.) and steals (2.6 spg.)
2009-10: Started the season with Real Madrid before being loaned to C.B. Gran Canaria. In ACB competition, played seven games with Madrid and five games with Gran Canaria. Averaged 2.3 points and 2.2 rebounds in 9.3 minutes overall. Achieved season highs in points (11) and minutes (25) in a Real Madrid loss to F.C. Barcelona. In four Euroleague contests with Real, averaged 3.5 points and 2.3 rebounds in 8.2 minutes. Had nine points and five rebounds in 12 minutes at EWE Baskets. Represented Montenegro at the 2009 European Championship and averaged 8.6 points and 5.4 rebounds in 24.6 minutes. Recorded 18 points, seven rebounds, three steals and three blocks vs. Austria.
2008-09: Contributed 13.0 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.2 steals in 29.1 minutes per game over 26 Adriatic League games for BC Buducnost. Had 26 points vs. Vojvodina. Totaled 23 points vs. Hemofarm and 22 at Zagreb and Split. Averaged 12.3 points, 8.3 rebounds and 2.2 steals in 31.3 minutes over six Eurocup contests. Had three double-doubles. Also competed in Montenegro's 1A League. Averaged 22.8 points, 8.9 rebounds and 2.6 steals at the 2008 U-20 European Championships competing for Montenegro.
2007-08: Averaged 6.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.8 steals in 21.4 minutes per game over 26 Adriatic League contests. Had 16 points vs. Slovan. Recorded 8.1 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.4 steals in 20.2 minutes per outing in ULEB Cup action over 10 games. Had 17 points vs. Hemofarm. Also played in Montenegro's 1A League. Averaged 17.9 points and 8.6 rebounds at the 2007 U-20 European Championships.
2006-07: Posted 8.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.0 steals in 21.5 minutes over 26 contests in the Adriatic League. Had 16 points at Helios and 12 points and nine rebounds vs. Olimpija. Also played in Montenegro's 1A League. Averaged 19.5 points and 8.1 rebounds at the 2006 U-18 European Championships.
2005-06: Averaged 7.3 points and 3.2 rebounds in about 19 minutes over 36 games in Serbia & Montenegro's top domestic competition. Also competed for Buducnost's junior team. Posted 8.9 points and 5.1 rebounds for Serbia & Montenegro at the 2005 U-18 European Championships.
2004-05: Tallied 8.9 points and 2.9 rebounds in 21.0 minutes per game over nine appearances in Serbia & Montenegro's 1A league. Averaged 2.7 points in 10.7 minutes per game over 23 Adriatic League contests. Had 11 points at Zadar. Posted 2.9 points and 1.6 rebounds in seven ULEB Cup games.
Strengths: Highly skilled forward. Can operate in the post or hit the mid-range jumpshot. Solid mobility. Able to play both forward positions. Has a nose for the ball. A threat to collect steals and strips defensively.