PEKOVIC, NIKOLA

Height: 2.10
Born: 3 January, 1986
Nationality: Montenegro
Career Notes
grew up with KK Buducnost Podgorica (Montenegro) juniors…signed for the 2003-04 season by KK Atlas Belgrade…played there also the 2004-05 championship…signed for the 2005-06 season by BC Partizan Belgrade…played there also the 2006-07 championship...moved to Greece for the 2008-09 season, signed by Panathinaikos Athens…played there also the 2009-10 championship...signed for the 2010-11 season by Minnesota Timberwolves...moved to Serbia for the 2011-12 season, signed by BC Partizan Belgrade.
Miscellaneous
won the 2009 Euroleague with Panathinaikos Athens...named to the 2008-09 All-Euroleague First Team...named the 2007-08 Euroleague Week-1 MVP...named the 2008-09 Euroleague Top 16 Week-1 MVP...won the 2005-06 Serbia & Montenegro National Championship with BC Partizan Belgrade…won the 2006-07 and 2007-08 Serbian National Championship with BC Partizan Belgrade…won the 2008-09 and 2009-10 Greek National Championship with Panathinaikos Athens...won the 2008 Serbian National Cup with BC Partizan Belgrade...won the 2009 Greek National Cup with Panathinaikos Athens...won the 2007 and 2008 Adriatic League with BC Partizan Belgrade...has been member of the Serbia & Montenegro U-18 and U-20 National Team…won the gold medal at the 2006 European U-20 Championship…won the bronze medal at the 2005 European U-20 Championship...played the 2008 Adriatic League All Star Game...played the 2009 Greek All Star Game...member of the Montenegrin National Team.
Euroleague Career Highs
Index rating40Partizan NIS Belgrade vs. FC Barcelona10/24/2007
Points29Partizan NIS Belgrade vs. FC Barcelona10/24/2007
Offensive rebounds7Partizan NIS Belgrade vs. CHORALE ROANNE12/19/2007
Defensive rebounds9Partizan NIS Belgrade vs. CHORALE ROANNE12/19/2007
Total rebounds16Partizan NIS Belgrade vs. CHORALE ROANNE12/19/2007
Assists3SLUC Nancy vs. Panathinaikos Athens11/5/2008
Steals3Panathinaikos Athens vs. Partizan NIS Belgrade1/27/2010
Blocks4Partizan NIS Belgrade vs. CHORALE ROANNE12/19/2007
Minutes37Virtus Roma vs. Partizan NIS Belgrade1/16/2008
CAREER STATS
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2005-06 Partizan 14 99 7.1 39/68 57.4 0/0 0 21/31 67.7 51 7 4 6
2006-07 Partizan 20 95 4.8 35/59 59.3 0/1 0 25/35 71.4 51 11 4 6
2007-08 Partizan Igokea 23 378 16.4 143/245 58.4 0/0 0 92/119 77.3 158 16 19 13
2008-09 Panathinaikos 21 273 13 90/142 63.4 0/0 0 93/120 77.5 79 7 7 14
2009-10 Panathinaikos 13 192 14.8 68/112 60.7 0/0 0 56/77 72.7 46 8 7 5
2011-12 Partizan mt:s 7 108 15.4 39/71 54.9 0/0 0 30/37 81.1 32 2 5 2
TOTALS 98 1145 11.7 414/697 59.4 0/1 0 317/419 75.7 417 51 46 46
AVERAGES 98 1145 11.7 414/697 59.4 0/1 0 317/419 75.7 4.3 0.5 0.5 0.5
Career Stats
Other Competition
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2004/05  Atlas 39 291 7.5 123/163 75.5 0/0 0/0 45/73 61.6 153 28 6 17
2005/06  Partizan 15 114 7.6 40/63 63.5 0/0 0/0 34/45 75.6 57 18 2 4
2006/07  Partizan 20 221 11.1 74/110 67.3 0/0 0/0 73/100 73 80 19 7 11
2007/08  Partizan 20 308 15.4 103/167 61.7 0/0 0/0 102/137 74.5 114 19 11 9
2008/09  Panathin. 34 389 11.4 137/192 71.4 0/0 0/0 125/162 77.2 123 8 18 23
2009/10  Panathin. 35 427 12.2 149/218 68.3 0/0 0/0 129/171 75.4 129 19 22 21
2010/11  Minnesota 65 359 5.5 136/263 51.7 0/0 0/0 87/114 76.3 193 18 27 35