Jusuf Nurkic

#27C

Jusuf

Nurkic

HEIGHT

7 ft0 in

/ 2.13m

WEIGHT

275 lbs

/ 124.7kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800221 - Jusuf Nurkic - Minnesota Timberwolves - Portland Trail Blazers - Dunk - 1Q

0021800212 POR LAL RECAP

LeBron James passes Wilt Chamberlain on the all-time scoring list with 44 points as the Lakers top the Trail Blazers in Staples Center, 126-117.

0021800188 BOS POR RECAP

Damian Lillard scores 19 points to go along with 12 assists as the Trail Blazers get the win over the Celtics, 100-94.

 0021800165 LAC POR RECAP

Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum combine for 48 points as the Blazers defeat the Clippers, 116-105.

0021800152 MIL POR GAME RECAP

CJ McCollum puts up a season-high 40 points and adds 5 rebounds and 6 assists to lead the Blazers in a victory over the Bucks, 118-103.

0021800152 - Jusuf Nurkic - Milwaukee Bucks - Portland Trail Blazers - And-1 - 3Q

0021800152 - Jusuf Nurkic - Milwaukee Bucks - Portland Trail Blazers - And-1 - 3Q

0021800138 MIN POR RECAP

Jusuf Nurkic records a double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds, Damian Lillard adds 18 points as the Blazers defeat the Timberwolves.

0021800132 LAL POR RECAP

LeBron James drops 28 points and dishes out seven assists as the Lakers edge the Trail Blazers, 114-110. Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum each score 30 in the loss.

0021800132_Portland Trail Blazers with a 12-0 Run vs. Los Angeles Lakers

0021800116 NOP POR RECAP

Damian Lillard puts up 26 points and grabs seven rebounds to lead the Trail Blazers in a 132-119 win over the Pelicans.

0021800116_Portland Trail Blazers with 18 3-pointers vs. New Orleans Pelicans

0021800116 - Jusuf Nurkic - New Orleans Pelicans - Portland Trail Blazers - And-1 - 3Q

0021800116 - Jusuf Nurkic - New Orleans Pelicans - Portland Trail Blazers - And-1 - 2Q

0021800101 POR HOU RECAP

Jusuf Nurkic and Damian Lillard both score 22 points apiece to lift the Trail Blazers over the Rockets, 104-85.

0021800087 - Jusuf Nurkic - Indiana Pacers - Portland Trail Blazers - Dunk - 1Q

0021800079 POR MIA RECAP

Goran Dragic drops 28 points and dishes out five assists to lead the Heat over the Trail Blazers, 120-111.

0021800064 POR ORL RECAP

Damian Lillard drops 41 points and grabs seven rebounds to lead the Trail Blazers over the Magic, 128-114.

0021800064 - Jusuf Nurkic - Orlando Magic - Portland Trail Blazers - And-1 - 1Q

0021800046 WAS POR RECAP

Washington wins an overtime thriller in Portland 125-124. Bradley Beal had 25 points, 8 rebounds, and 7 assists for the Wizards in the win, while Damian Lillard had 29 points, 8 rebounds, and 8 assists for the Blazers.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by the Chicago Bulls in the first round (16th overall pick) in the 2014 NBA Draft ... Traded to the Denver Nuggets on draft night ... Signed with the Denver Nuggets on July 31, 2014.

PROFESSIONAL CAREER:
Nurkic, 7-0, 280, averaged 11.7 points and 5.7 rebounds in 28 games for Cedevita Zagreb of the Adriatic League in 2013-14. He recently led Bosnia and Herzegovina to the title at the FIBA Under-20 European Championships Division B. Nurkic, 19, averaged 21.4 points, 12.0 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 2.63 blocks in eight games and was named MVP of the tournament.


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