Mario Hezonja




SEASON 19.8 46.9 34.8 80.4 8.9 3.5 1.1 0.3
CAREER STATS 17.3 42.2 33.4 83.8 6.4 2.6 1.2 0.2


6 ft8 in

/ 2.03m


218 lbs

/ 98.9kg


20180222 Steal of the Night

Mario Hezonja steals the ball away and passes to Aaron Afflalo who gives it right back to Hezonja for the flush in transition.

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Mario Hezonja steals and gets down the lane for the driving slam.

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Mario Hezonja kicks it to Wes Iwundo who spins for the floater.

0021700854 CHA ORL RECAP

Dwight Howard scores 22 points and grabs 13 rebounds to lead the Hornets past the Magic, 104-99. Mario Hezonja scores 21 points and grabs 10 rebounds in the loss.

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Marreese Speights throws the oop to Mario Hezonja who grabs it and lays it in all in one motion.

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Mario Hezonja uses the head fake to get the defender in the air before spinning and knocking down the layup for two.

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Mario Hezonja grabs the rebound and takes it all the way scoring on the euro step floater.

0021700844 ORL CHI RECAP

Lauri Markkanen brings in 21 points and eight rebounds as the Bulls get the victory over the Magic.

0021700827 MIL ORL RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo Scores 32 points and Khris Middleton adds 21 as the Bucks defeat the Magic 111-104.

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Mario Hezonja gets the ball in the corner beats Giannis Antetokounmpo off the dribble and takes it to the rim for the layup.

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Evan Fournier dribbles to the side and finds Mario Hezonja cutting down the middle to the basket for the open layup.

0021700811 ATL ORL RECAP

Evan Fournier scores 22 points and hands out three assists to lead the Magic past the Hawks, 100-98.

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Evan Fournier throws the alley-oop to Mario Hezonja.

0021700797 CLE ORL RECAP

Jonathon Simmons leads all scoring with 34 points to lead the Magic to a win over the Cavaliers. 116-98.

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Mario Hezonja goes coast-to-coast and hits the floater.

0021700792 ORL MIA RECAP

Mario Hezonja leads the way with 20 points and five rebounds as the Magic defeat the Heat 111-109.

0021700748 orl hou recap

James Harden has a historic night with 60 points, 11 assists, and 10 rebounds as the Rockets get the win, 114-107.

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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.

Traditional Season Stats

Season2017 51GP 1010MIN 176FGM 375FGA 46.9FG% 563PM 1613PA 34.83P% 45FTM 56FTA 80.4FT% 31OREB 147DREB 178REB 57AST 52TOV 45STL 16BLK 92PF 2DD2 0TD3 453PTS -97+/-

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