HoopsHype Serbia rumors

August 20, 2014 Updates

Warriors guard Nemanja Nedovic, who suffered a foot injury earlier this month while playing for Serbia’s national team, will miss the FIBA World Cup, according to his agent. “After last medical check, there is no doubt,” agent Misko Raznatovic tweeted Wednesday. “Nemanja Nedovic, unfortunately, will miss World Cup in Spain. He needs to travel to Usa, on Sat.” Contra Costa Times

August 11, 2014 Updates
August 7, 2014 Updates

Crvena Zvezda is interested in Darius Morris and the deal might be close according to telegraf.rs. According to the same paper, Zvezda has managed to figure out all the finanical details of the contract. The ex-Lakers, Memphis and Clippers player would get $450.000 for the season. Sportando

This is the Belgrade home of Kimani Ffriend. Charged with vehicular manslaughter, he is impatiently waiting for a judge to decide his culpability in the death of Nevena Dragutinovic. By the time we meet, 20 months have passed since the accident, and his case has been dragging on and on. It is late May 2014, and in another seven weeks, he has been told, he is supposed to learn his fate. If found guilty, he's facing a sentence of two to 12 years back in a Serbian prison. SB Nation

August 5, 2014 Updates
August 2, 2014 Updates

Warriors center Ognjen Kuzmic has a stress reaction in his left leg and will be sidelined for about four weeks, making him unable to participate in training for Serbia’s FIBA World Cup team. The 7-foot Kuzmic, who averaged 3.3 points and 8.3 rebounds in four NBA Summer League games last month, is expected to be ready for training camp, according to the Warriors. Contra Costa Times

August 1, 2014 Updates

Warriors center Ognjen Kuzmic has a stress reaction in his left leg and will be sidelined for about four weeks, making him unable to participate in training for Serbia’s FIBA World Cup team. The 7-foot Kuzmic, who averaged 3.3 points and 8.3 rebounds in four NBA Summer League games last month, is expected to be ready for training camp, according to the Warriors. Contra Costa Times

July 8, 2014 Updates

Serbian point guard Vasilije Micic, whom the Sixers drafted 52d overall last week, will not participate in either of the summer leagues. The 6-5, 203-pounder will not play for the Sixers this season. Micic will stay overseas and play for Mega Vizura of the Serbian League for at least one more season. Philadelphia Inquirer

July 7, 2014 Updates

Serbian point guard Vasilije Micic, whom the Sixers drafted 52d overall last week, will not participate in either of the summer leagues. The 6-5, 203-pounder will not play for the Sixers this season. Micic will stay overseas and play for Mega Vizura of the Serbian League for at least one more season. Philadelphia Inquirer

June 27, 2014 Updates

Dangubic is still under contract with Serbian team Mega Vizura, but as Sportando indicated, his owner has a policy of an NBA opt-out once the NBA team is ready to bring him to the states. So with Dangubic being 21 years old and being drafted 54th in the second round, he’s likely to be a draft-and-stash project like so many of the other prospects the Spurs have around Europe. ProjectSpurs.com

June 6, 2014 Updates
May 16, 2014 Updates

Aleksander Djordjevic was presented as a Euroleague legend at Milan, but he is also the coach of the Serbian National team. That’s why we had to ask him about what the situation of Ognen Kuzmic. Djordjevic was really carefull in his choice of words, however one thing is for sure: Expect to see Kuzmic in Spain 2014 playing for the Serbian national team. As he said: “We are informed about the situation and the wish of the player. That’s why we are in constant contact with him and also with the Golden State Warriors. Still, nothing can be considered finilized yet”. EuroHoops.net

May 13, 2014 Updates

Ognen Kuzmic wanted a long time ago to play for the Serbian national team and he will probably do it this summer at Spain in the upcoming FIBA World Cup. The center of Golden State Warriors denied last year to play for Bosnia, though he’s born in Doboj declaring that his wish is to play for Serbia. EuroHoops.net

February 10, 2014 Updates
February 8, 2014 Updates

Pavlovic will continue his career in Serbia with Partizan Belgrade. Pavlovic and the Serbian powerhouse reached an agreement that will be signed in the coming hours. Sportando

February 6, 2014 Updates
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January 22, 2014 Updates

Crvena Zvezda officially announced that Charles Jenkins extended the contract with the team for one more season. The American has an NBA out he could use by July 31. Jenkins moved to the Serbian powerhouse last summer and he is the second American in Crvena Zvezda's history to extend the deal with the club after DeMarcus Nelson. Sportando

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