Mario Hezonja

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Mario

Hezonja

HEIGHT

6 ft8 in

/ 2.03m

WEIGHT

218 lbs

/ 98.9kg

LATEST VIDEOS

1521800045 LAL NYK HARDAWAY JR HEZONJA INTERVIEW

Tim Hardaway Jr. and Mario Hezonja talk about the Knicks expectations for the upcoming season.

0021701222 WAS ORL RECAP

Mario Hezonja scores 15 points while Khem Birch adds 13 points and nine boards as the Magic defeat the Wizards 101-92.

0021701222 - Mario Hezonja - Orlando Magic - Washington Wizards - Assist - 4Q

 0021701208 orl mil recap

Eric Bledsoe notches a triple-double with 20 points, 12 rebounds, and 11 assists while Shabazz Muhammad adds 20 points to lead the Bucks in a home win over the Magic 102-86.

 0021701208 orl mil hezonja dunk q3

D.J. Augustin lobs it up to Mario Hezonja for the alley-oop dunk.

 0021701208 orl mil hezonja dunk q1

Mario Hezonja steals it away and catches a fast break to get to the cup for the slam.

0021701200 ORL TOR RECAP

OG Anunoby puts up a career-high 21 points to go along with 8 rebounds as the Raptors win 112-101 over the Magic. Aaron Gordon scored 16 points for Orlando in the loss.

0021701182 CHA ORL RECAP

Malik Monk scores 26 points and Frank Kaminsky adds 21 as the Hornets defeat the Magic 137-100.

0021701182 CHA ORL D.J. Augustin assist Q1

D.J. Augustin shakes the defender and makes the one-hand pass to Mario Hezonja cutting to the basket or the layup.

20180404 top 10 nba

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20180404 ASSIST NIGHT

Mario Hezonja grabs the rebound and throws a sweet bounce pass through traffic to Aaron Gordon for the slam.

0021701170 DAL ORL RECAP

Aaron Gordon puts up 20 points while Jamel Artis scores 18 off the bench as the Magic get a win over the Mavericks 105-100. Kyle Collinsworth had 14 points, 9 rebounds, and 6 assists off the bench for Dallas in the loss.

0021701170 DAL ORL HEZONJA BLOCK Q4 WSC

Mario Hezonja rejects Jalen Jones from behind to help seal a win for the Magic.

0021701170 DAL ORL HEZONJA JAM Q3 WSC

Wesley Iwundu gets the rejection to start a Magic fastbreak that ends with a Mario Hezonja one-handed jam at the other end.

0021701170 DAL ORL HEZONJA OOP Q2

Shelvin Mack crosses the halfcourt line and lobs a pass up to Mario Hezonja who soars for the alley-oop.

0021701170 DAL ORL HEZONJA ASSIST Q1

Mario Hezonja gets a rebound and pushes the ball up the floor before whipping a one-handed pass to Aaron Gordon for a dunk.

0021701159 orl nyk recap

Mario Hezonja scored 19 points, Jamel Artis added 16 off the bench, and the Orlando Magic beat the New York Knicks.

0021701147 ORL ATL hezonja layup q2 wsc

Mario Hezonja goes up and switches hands before sinking the left-hand layup.

0021701117 BKN ORL RECAP

D'Angelo Russell and Caris LeVert both scored 16 points each leading the Brooklyn Nets to beat the Orlando Magic 111-104.

20180324 top 10 nba

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PLAYER BIO

Professional History

2015-16 SEASON: Appeared in 79 games (nine starts) during his rookie campaign with Orlando, averaging 6.1 ppg., 2.2 rpg. and 1.4 apg. in 17.9 minpg.…As a starter, averaged 11.1 ppg., 3.1 rpg., 2.4 apg. and 1.44 stlpg. in 31.7 minpg….Ranked among all NBA rookies in scoring (T-15th), assists (T-16th), FG percentage (9th, .433) and three-point FG percentage (6th, .349)…Scored in double figures 21 times and had 20+ points once, including a career-high 21 points on Mar. 2 vs. Chicago…Pulled down a career-high nine rebounds on Feb. 8 @ Atlanta…Dished out a career-high seven assists on Apr. 11 vs. Milwaukee…Recorded at least one steal 29 times and had two-or-more steals seven times, including a career-high five steals on Apr. 11 vs. Milwaukee…Logged a career-high 42 minutes on Apr. 13 @ Charlotte…Made NBA debut on Oct. 28 vs. Washington, tallying 11 points (4-9 FG, 3-5 3FG), three rebounds and two assists in 25 minutes…Made first NBA start on Feb. 28 vs. Philadelphia, recording 13 points (5-9 FG, 2-3 3FG, 1-1 FT), three assists, two rebounds and one steal in 27 minutes…DNP-CD three times…Tallied 19 points, 10 rebounds, seven assists, two steals and one blocked shot in 24 minutes during the Rising Stars Challenge at NBA All-Star Weekend.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Orlando in the first round (fifth overall) of the 2015 NBA Draft.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER: Played in 54 games during two-plus seasons with FC Barcelona of the Spanish ACB League…In 2014-15, appeared in 31 regular season games, averaging 4.7 ppg., 1.9 rpg. and 1.3 apg. in 14.7 minpg., while shooting .392 (29-74) from three-point range…Also played in 22 Euroleague contests, averaging 7.7 ppg. and 2.0 rpg. in 16.5 minpg., while shooting .382 (29-76) from three-point range…In 2013-14, played in 20 ACB regular season contests, averaging 5.4 ppg., 2.4 rpg. and 1.2 apg. in 12.2 minpg., while shooting .395 (15-38) from three-point range…In 2012-13, mostly played with FC Barcelona’s second team in the Spanish LEB Gold league…Averaged 14.5 ppg., 3.4 rpg., 1.4 apg. and 1.9 stlpg. in 24.5 minpg…Before joining FC Barcelona in 2012-13, spent four seasons playing in Croatia.

ONE-ON-ONE: Last name is pronounced HEH-zone-yuh…Born in Dubrovnik, Croatia…Was a member of the Croatian Senior National Team that participated in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup…While with the Junior Team, helped Croatia win the gold medal at the 2012 U17 Worlds and bronze at both the 2011 U16 Euros and 2011 U19 Worlds…Named MVP at the 2011 U16 Euros, averaging 20.0 ppg. and 8.2 rpg….Likes playing soccer and water polo…Favorite movies are the Bourne series and favorite television show is Family Guy…Favorite athlete growing up was Kobe Bryant...Assisted youth at basketball clinics throughout 2016 in Brazil, London and Central Florida.


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