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.Darko Milicic Detroit Pistons

Position: PF
Height: 7-1 / 2,16
253 lbs. / 114,8 kg.
Born: 6/20/85
Hometown: Novi Sad (Serbia)

  Strengths: Enormous versatility... Strong on the boards... Nice ballhandling and shooting skills... Great knowledge of the game.
Weaknesses: Still very young... May not be ready to contribute right away in the NBA.
Season highs: 37 points vs. Skonto, 19 rebounds PAOK Thessaloniki and nine assists vs. Skonto.
Grew up in Sports World Novi Sad (Serbia-Montenegro).
Joined Hemofarm Vrsac (Serbia-Montenegro) in 2000.
Selected by the Detroit Pistons as 2nd overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft.
Won the European Cadet Championship with the Yugoslav National Team in 2001. Named MVP of the tournament.
Played the European Under-20 Championship with the Yugoslav National Team in 2002.
Played the Global Games in 2002.