MELLI, NICOLO
Height: 2.05 Born: 26 January, 1991 Nationality: Italy
EuroLeague 2021-22 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 13 13 307:35 107 34/60 5/21 24/29 17 57 74 15 17 16 5 0 40 47 162
Averages 13 13 23:39 8.2 56.7% 23.8% 82.8% 1.3 4.4 5.7 1.2 1.3 1.2 0.4 0 3.1 3.6 12.5
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 * vs CSKA Moscow 27:34 15 2/4 1/1 8/11 1 5 6 1 1 1     2 9 24
2 * at Bitci Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz 23:25 10 4/4 0/2 2/2 3 2 5 3   1 1   4 4 16
3 * vs Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv 24:54 8 3/7   2/2   4 4 2 1 1 1   2 4 13
4 * vs Anadolu Efes Istanbul 12:53   0/3 0/1     3 3 2 1 1     4 2 -1
5 * vs LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne 29:13 14 3/5 2/3 2/2 2 4 6 1 1 2     2 3 18
6 * at FC Bayern Munich 27:46 16 6/7 0/2 4/5 2 6 8 1   4 1   4 5 19
7 * vs Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 17:10 5 2/4 0/3 1/2 2 4 6   2 1     4 3 5
8 * vs FC Barcelona 26:24 5 1/2 1/2     8 8     1 1   2 5 14
9 * at Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul 23:53 6 3/4     2 4 6   6   1   3 2 17
10 * at UNICS Kazan 22:43 10 4/4 0/1 2/2   3 3 1 2       2 5 18
11 * at Zenit St Petersburg 21:30 8 3/8 0/1 2/2 1 5 6 2 2 1     3 1 9
12 * vs Olympiacos Piraeus 29:50 2 1/4 0/2   2 4 6 2   2     5 3 1
13 * at ALBA Berlin 20:20 8 2/4 1/3 1/1 2 5 7   1 1     3 1 9
13 Totals 307:35 107 34/60 5/21 24/29 17 57 74 15 17 16 5 0 40 47 162
Average 23:39 8.19 56.7% 23.8% 82.8% 1.3 4.4 5.7 1.2 1.3 1.2 0.4 0 3.1 3.6 12.5
EuroLeague 2021-22 individual rankings
Regular Season
  • #6 in Defensive Rebounds (48)
  • #7 in Fouls Commited (32)
  • #8 in Fouls Drawn (43)
  • #9 in Steals (16)
  • #12 in Games Started (11)
  • #15 in Total Rebounds (61)
  • #21 in Blocks (5)
  • #23 in Index Rating (152)
  • #24 in Free throws made (23)
Career Notes
  • Grew up with Pallacanestro Reggiana (Italy) juniors.
  • Made his debut with Pallacanestro Reggiana, Legadue, during the 2007-08 season.
  • Played there till the 2009-10 championship.
  • Signed for the 2010-11 season by Olimpia Milan.
  • On January'11 signed by Scavolini Pesaro.
  • Signed for the 2011-12 season by Olimpia Milan.
  • Played there till the 2014-15 championship.
  • Moved to Germany for the 2015-16 season, signed by Brose Bamberg.
  • Played there also the 2016-17 championship.
  • Moved to Turkey for the 2017-18 season, signed by Fenerbahce Istanbul.
  • Played there also the 2018-19 championship.
  • Signed for the 2019-20 season by New Orleans Pelicans.
  • Played there till March'21.
  • In March'21 signed for the reaminder of the season by Dallas Mavericks.
  • Moved to Italy for the 2021-22 season, signed by Olimpia Milan.
Miscellaneous
  • Named to the 2016-17 All-EuroLeague Second Team.
  • Named 2015-16 EuroLeague November MVP.
  • Named 2016-17 Euroleague December MVP.
  • Named 2015-16 EuroLeague Round 5 MVP.
  • Named 2016-17 EuroLeague Round 11 MVP.
  • Won the 2013-14 Italian National Championship with Olimpia Milan.
  • Won the 2015-16 and 2016-17 German National Championship with Brose Bamberg.
  • Won the 2017-18 Turkish National Championship with Fenerbahce Istanbul.
  • Won the 2017 German National Cup with Brose Bamberg.
  • Won the 2019 Turkish National Cup with Fenerbahce Istanbul.
  • Played the 2011 Italian All Star Game.
  • Member of the Italian National Team.
  • Played at the 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017 European Championships.
  • Played at the 2021 Olympic Games.
  • Has been member of the Italian U-16, U-18 and U-20 National Team.
  • Won the silver medal at the 2011 European U-20 Championship.
  • Played at the 2007 European U-16 Championship.
  • Played at the 2008 European U-18 Championship.
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2010-11 Armani Jeans Milano 10 33 3.3 9/22 40.9 3/10 30 6/9 66.7 24 3 2 4
2011-12 EA7 Emporio Armani 11 42 3.8 15/23 65.2 3/9 33.3 3/6 50 21 4 2 2
2012-13 EA7 Emporio Armani Milan 10 46 4.6 10/20 50 6/24 25 8/12 66.7 30 2 10 1
2013-14 EA7 Emporio Armani Milan 27 143 5.3 39/67 58.2 16/48 33.3 17/22 77.3 117 24 22 15
2014-15 EA7 Emporio Armani Milan 24 126 5.3 26/55 47.3 20/60 33.3 14/20 70 83 25 18 14
2015-16 Brose Baskets Bamberg 23 212 9.2 48/101 47.5 24/53 45.3 44/54 81.5 150 20 63 15
2016-17 Brose Bamberg 30 346 11.5 92/172 53.5 36/83 43.4 54/73 74 222 22 69 20
2017-18 Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul 36 320 8.9 76/140 54.3 34/79 43 66/82 80.5 179 33 62 12
2018-19 Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul 36 263 7.3 56/118 47.5 37/96 38.5 40/49 81.6 146 34 58 20
2021-22 AX Armani Exchange Milan 13 107 8.2 34/60 56.7 5/21 23.8 24/29 82.8 74 17 15 5
Totals 220 1638 7.4 405/778 52.1 184/483 38.1 276/356 77.5 1046 184 321 108
Averages 220 1638 7.4 405/778 52.1 184/483 38.1 276/356 77.5 4.8 0.8 1.5 0.5
Career Stats
Other Competition                                                                                                                                                                                            
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2007/08  Reggio Emilia 33 123 3.7 41/88 46.6 6/16 37.5 23/32 71.9 109 16 14 11
2008/09  Reggio Emilia 13 116 8.9 32/75 42.7 7/18 38.9 31/40 77.5 69 14 13 10
2009/10  Reggio Emilia 27 289 10.7 99/185 53.5 9/50 18 64/89 71.9 192 40 24 27
2010/11  Armani Jeans 18 29 1.6 8/25 32 3/13 23.1 4/7 57.1 29 16 3 9

 Scavolini 12 46 3.8 14/33 42.4 4/20 20 6/6 100 39 13 7 3
2011/12  Armani Jeans 37 142 3.8 35/79 44.3 13/49 26.5 33/42 78.6 119 13 16 9
2012/13  EA7 Emporio Armani 37 213 5.8 52/104 50.0 24/71 33.8 37/46 80.4 151 14 28 16
2013/14  EA7 Emporio Armani 47 325 6.9 80/146 54.8 42/113 37.2 39/52 75.0 231 33 38 30
2014/15  EA7 Emporio Armani 39 219 5.6 52/98 53.1 29/91 31.9 28/38 73.7 168 28 35 24
2015/16  Bamberg 40 374 9.4 89/156 57.1 39/89 43.8 79/104 76.0 203 24 104 37
2016/17  Bamberg 41 337 8.2 70/155 45.2 41/105 39.0 74/86 86.0 201 30 79 31
2017/18  Fenerbahce Dogus 35 263 7.5 64/104 61.5 31/69 44.9 42/60 70.0 166 37 68 5
2018/19  Fenerbahce Beko 35 348 9.9 74/143 51.7 47/113 41.6 59/71 83.1 172 24 82 9
2019/20  New Orleans Pelicans 60 395 6.6 67/117 57.3 69/206 33.5 54/73 74.0 180 34 82 23
2020/21  New Orleans Pelicans 22 43 2.0 8/22 36.4 7/37 18.9 6/7 85.7 57 9 25 1

 Dallas Mavericks 26 91 3.5 15/36 41.7 16/50 32 13/18 72.2 71 7 19 3