POPOVIC, MARKO

Height: 1.85
Born: 12 June, 1982
Nationality: Croatia
Euroleague 2014-15 individual rankings
Career Notes
grew up with KK Zadar (Croatia) youth teams…made his debut with KK Zadar during the 1998-99 season…played there also the 1999-00 season…played college basketball at Southern Idaho, NCAA Div II (2000-01)…back to KK Zadar for the 2001-02 season…played there also the 2002-03 championship…moved to Spain for the 2003-04 season, signed by Valencia BC…left the team on February ‘04…moved back to Croatia, signed by KK Cibona Zagreb…played there till the 2004-05 championship…moved to Turkey for the 2005-06 season, signed by Efes Pilsen Istanbul…moved to Lithuania for the 2006-07 season, signed by BC Zalgiris Kaunas...played there also the 2007-08 championship...moved to Russia for the 2008-09 season, signed by Unics Kazan…played there till the 2010-11 championship...moved to Lithuania for the 2011-12 season, signed by BC Zalgiris Kaunas...played there also the 2012-13 championship...moved to Russia for the 2013-14 season, signed by BC Khimki Moscow region...he's still playing there.
Miscellaneous
won the 2011 Eurocup with Unics Kazan...named the 2011 Eurocup Final MVP...named the 2004-05 Euroleague Week- 4 MVP...named the 2005-06 Euroleague Week-3 and 12 MVP...won the 2003-04 Croatian National Championship with KK Cibona Zagreb…won the 2006-07, 2007-08, 2011-12 and 2012-13 Lithuanian National Championship with BC Zalgiris Kaunas...won won the 2000 and 2003 Croatian National Cup with KK Zadar…won the 2006 Turkish National Cup with Efes Pilsen Istanbul…won the 2007, 2008 and 2012 Lithuanian Cup with BC Zalgiris Kaunas...won the 2009 Russian National Cup with Unics Kazan…won the 2012 Lithuanian Super Cup with BC Zalgiris Kaunas...won the 2003 Adriatic League with KK Zadar…won the 2008 and 2012 Baltic League with BC Zalgiris Kaunas...played the 2005 Croatian All Star Game...played the 2007 and 2012 Lithuanian All Star Game...played the 2008 Baltic League All Star Game...has been member of the Croatian U-16 National Team…played at the 1999 European Championship…has been member of the Croatian U-18 and U-20 National Team…won the silver medal at the 2000 European U-18 Championship…played at the 2002 European U-20 Championship…led the 2002 European U-20 Championship in scoring (25.0 ppg.) and in assists (7,14 apg.)…member of the Croatian National Team…played at the 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2009 European Championships…played at the 2008 Olympic Games...played at the 2010 World Championship...played the 2000 Nike Hoop Summit.
Euroleague Career Highs
Index rating54KK Cibona vs. Asefa Estudiantes11/25/2004
Points39KK Cibona vs. Asefa Estudiantes11/25/2004
Offensive rebounds3Olympiacos Piraeus vs. KK Cibona1/6/2005
Defensive rebounds6Lietuvos Rytas vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul1/25/2006
Total rebounds7KK Cibona vs. Laboral Kutxa Vitoria3/4/2004
Assists8Real Madrid vs. KK Cibona11/4/2004
Steals6Lietuvos Rytas vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul1/25/2006
Blocks1Zalgiris Kaunas vs. EA7 Emporio Armani Milan11/1/2012
Minutes41Zalgiris Kaunas vs. ELAN BEARNAIS PAU-ORTHEZ12/7/2006
CAREER STATS
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2001-02 KK Zadar 11 153 13.9 27/50 54 20/67 29.9 39/48 81.3 20 18 44 0
2003-04 Cibona VIP 5 49 9.8 11/25 44 5/21 23.8 12/16 75 18 9 13 0
2003-04 Pamesa Valencia 12 67 5.6 7/21 33.3 14/35 40 11/14 78.6 19 10 18 0
2004-05 Cibona VIP 17 262 15.4 41/77 53.2 39/101 38.6 63/86 73.3 37 33 68 0
2005-06 Efes Pilsen 16 206 12.9 30/52 57.7 36/86 41.9 38/49 77.6 22 23 49 0
2006-07 Zalgiris 7 106 15.1 20/37 54.1 12/44 27.3 30/33 90.9 6 10 34 0
2007-08 Zalgiris 20 234 11.7 28/56 50 42/106 39.6 52/62 83.9 27 20 40 0
2011-12 Zalgiris Kaunas 14 175 12.5 15/34 44.1 29/75 38.7 58/64 90.6 29 5 29 0
2012-13 Zalgiris Kaunas 21 282 13.4 38/68 55.9 47/107 43.9 65/76 85.5 29 15 47 1
TOTALS 123 1534 12.5 217/420 51.7 244/642 38 368/448 82.1 207 143 342 1
AVERAGES 123 1534 12.5 217/420 51.7 244/642 38 368/448 82.1 1.7 1.2 2.8 0
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2002-03 KK Zadar 11 215 19.5 35/68 51.5 32/80 40 49/63 77.8 34 16 35 1
2008-09 Unics 9 109 12.1 14/35 40 17/53 32.1 30/36 83.3 12 4 19 0
2009-10 Unics 12 219 18.3 25/47 53.2 39/96 40.6 52/60 86.7 25 6 57 0
2010-11 Unics 11 152 13.8 22/37 59.5 27/62 43.5 27/37 73 29 18 64 0
2013-14 Khimki Moscow Region 18 235 13.1 32/50 64 46/116 39.7 33/39 84.6 35 16 73 0
TOTALS 61 930 15.2 128/237 54 161/407 39.6 191/235 81.3 135 60 248 1
AVERAGES 61 930 15.2 128/237 54 161/407 39.6 191/235 81.3 2.2 1 4.1 0
Career Stats
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Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
1998/99  Zadar 3 33 11 8/20 40 4/11 36.4 5/6 83.3 2 2 5 0
1999/00  Zadar 13 56 4.3 10/21 47.6 6/19 31.6 18/22 81.8 10 30 25 0
2000/01  S. Idaho 30 234 7.8 26/51 51 53/140 37.9 23/30 76.7 47 25 69 0
2001/02  Zadar 17 192 11.3 26/63 41.3 33/92 35.9 41/52 78.8 26 33 61 0
2002/03  Zadar 16 370 23.1 62/114 54.4 49/144 34 99/118 83.9 47 32 77 0
2003/04  Valencia 22 140 6.4 17/47 36.2 20/61 32.8 46/59 78 18 12 30 0
 Cibona 16 159 9.9 20/40 50 25/69 36.2 41/53 77.4 25 19 45 0
2004/05  Cibona 4 87 21.8 11/20 55 17/34 50 20/25 80 19 7 25 0
2005/06  Efes Pilsen 34 264 7.8 30/67 44.8 51/143 35.7 51/70 72.9 45 50 91
2006/07  Zalgiris 20 229 11.5 19/51 37.3 42/90 46.7 61/75 81.3 29 22 60 0
2007/08  Zalgiris 23 283 12.3 33/61 54.1 58/142 40.8 43/54 79.6 30 16 63 0
2008/09  Unics 28 336 12 35/95 36.8 53/139 38.1 107/130 82.3 52 25 77 0
2009/10  Unics 25 372 14.9 54/103 52.4 52/144 36.1 108/128 84.4 67 19 102 0
2010/11  Unics 29 335 11.6 47/111 42.3 51/120 42.5 88/111 79.3 44 23 112 0
2011/12  Zalgiris 22 226 10.3 32/56 57.1 37/106 34.9 51/57 89.5 38 16 84 1
2012/13  Zalgiris-LKL 16 107 6.7 17/30 56.7 18/54 33.3 19/25 76.0 15 13 38 0
 Zalgiris-VTB 17 161 9.5 21/36 58.3 28/77 36.4 35/38 92.1 19 16 51 1
2013/14  Khimki-VTB 20 233 11.7 30/50 60.0 46/122 37.7 35/39 89.7 37 28 105 1