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Nikola Vucevic
Nikola Vucevic
Position: F-C
Born: 10/24/90
Height: 7-0 / 2.13
Weight:240 lbs. / 108.9 kg.
Salary: $11,250,000
Vucevic, along with power forward Andrew Nicholson, has been with the club since the start of the rebuild. He doesn’t feel its sudden swoon this season warrants the Magic playing let’s-make-a-deal. “That’s no reason to think we need to change anything. We have to find a way within each other to get back to what we were doing early in the year,” Vucevic said. “We just got to find a way to get out of this [slump]. “Trades or whatever … I don’t think about that — that’s not my job — and I never will.”
Q: It’s no secret that the NBA want a franchise in Europe, how do the players feel about that? Nikola Vucevic: Obviously it would be nice for us European players if you had a franchise in Europe but I think it would be hard to do because of the travel. It takes a long time to get from Europe to the US and also the time difference would really affect the players as well so I don’t know if it’s doable. Obviously it would be great for the NBA to have a European franchise but I don’t know how it would work out but I don’t know if it’s doable for geography reasons.
Storyline: NBA Expansion
It is 10 years since the awful train crash you had. Has that been a motivating factor in your career or is it something you push right of the back of your mind and something that you don’t like to be reminded of? Nikola Vucevic: I don’t like to think about it too much. You know obviously it was a horrible tragedy for everyone who was involved and for the whole country of Montenegro. So I don’t like to think about it too much, it’s something I don’t wanna look back at, I can say I was very lucky to survive such a bad crash and you look at your life differently once you’ve been through something like that but I try not to think about it too much because it obviously doesn’t bring a lot of happiness.