BENDER, DRAGAN
Height: 2.11 Born: 17 November, 1997 Nationality: Croatia
EuroLeague 2020-21 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 11 4 198:53 52 10/17 7/26 11/19 6 34 40 5 4 11 3 1 18 14 54
Averages 11 4 18:04 4.7 58.8% 26.9% 57.9% 0.5 3.1 3.6 0.5 0.4 1 0.3 0.1 1.6 1.3 4.9
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 vs ALBA Berlin 2:44           1 1     1          
2 at CSKA Moscow 23:29 9 4/4 0/3 1/2 2 2 4 1 1   1   3 1 10
3 * vs FC Bayern Munich 11:45 3   1/2     3 3     5     2   -2
4 at Olympiacos Piraeus 8:19           2 2           2    
5 at Khimki Moscow Region 14:28 1 0/2 0/2 1/2   1 1 1   1 1   1 1 -2
6 * vs Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul 22:44 3 0/2 1/3   3 2 5 1 1 1     3   2
7 * at Anadolu Efes Istanbul 20:00 2 1/2 0/3     3 3 1 1 2 1     1 3
8 vs Zalgiris Kaunas 18:06 11   3/4 2/4   3 3     1     2 3 11
9 at Real Madrid 24:31 7 2/2 1/4     3 3 1         2 1 7
10 * at Valencia Basket 33:46 8 1/2 1/5 3/6   7 7   1       2 4 10
11 vs AX Armani Exchange Milan 19:01 8 2/3   4/5 1 7 8         1 1 3 15
11 Totals 198:53 52 10/17 7/26 11/19 6 34 40 5 4 11 3 1 18 14 54
Average 18:04 4.7 58.8% 26.9% 57.9% 0.5 3.1 3.6 0.5 0.4 1 0.3 0.1 1.6 1.3 4.9
EuroLeague 2020-21 individual rankings
Regular Season
  • #1 in Games Played (11)
  • #19 in Defensive Rebounds (34)
Career Notes
  • Grew up with Nikola Vujcic Akademija (Croatia).
  • Signed for the 2012-13 season by KK Split.
  • Signed for the 2013-14 season by Ribola Kastela, A2.
  • Moved to Israel for the 2014-15 season, signed by Maccabi Tel Aviv, then loaned to Ironi Ramat Gan.
  • Back to Maccabi Tel Aviv, for the 2015-16 season.
  • Signed for the 2016-17 season by Phoenix Suns.
  • Played there till the 2018-19 championship.
  • Signed for the 2019-20 season by Milwaukee Bucks, also played with Wisconsin Herd, G-League.
  • In February’20, signed by Golden State Warriors.
  • Moved to Israel for the 2020-21 season, signed by Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Miscellaneous
  • Won the 2016 Israeli National Cup with Maccabi Tel Aviv.
  • Played the 2016 Israeli All Star Game.
  • Member of the Croatian National Team.
  • Played at the 2017 European Championship.
  • Has been member of the Croatian U-16, U-18 and U-19 National Team.
  • Won the bronze medal at the 2014 European U-18 Championship.
  • Played at the 2012 and 2013 European U-16 Championships.
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2015-16 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 7 15 2.1 4/10 40 2/8 25 1/2 50 10 2 4 3
2020-21 Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv 11 52 4.7 10/17 58.8 7/26 26.9 11/19 57.9 40 4 5 3
Totals 18 67 3.7 14/27 51.9 9/34 26.5 12/21 57.1 50 6 9 6
Averages 18 67 3.7 14/27 51.9 9/34 26.5 12/21 57.1 2.8 0.3 0.5 0.3
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2015-16 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 3 0 0 0/4 0 0/4 0 0/0 0 2 0 0 2
Totals 3 0 0 0/4 0 0/4 0 0/0 0 2 0 0 2
Averages 3 0 0 0/4 0 0/4 0 0/0 0 0.7 0 0 0.7
U18
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2012-13 IJT KK SPLIT 4 22 5.5 8/15 53.3 1/7 14.3 3/4 75 29 5 7 9
2013-14 IJT Cedevita Zagreb 5 33 6.6 11/20 55 3/14 21.4 2/5 40 31 6 15 7
2014-15 U18 Maccabi Teddy Tel Aviv 4 92 23 30/64 46.9 4/15 26.7 20/26 76.9 43 7 12 5
Totals 13 147 11.3 49/99 49.5 8/36 22.2 25/35 71.4 103 18 34 21
Averages 13 147 11.3 49/99 49.5 8/36 22.2 25/35 71.4 7.9 1.4 2.6 1.6
Career Stats
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Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2012/13  KK Split 2 2 1.0 1/1 100.0 0/1 0.0 1/2 0.0 1 0 0 0
2014/15  Ironi Ramat Gan 28 271 9.7 72/147 49.0 28/104 26.9 43/67 64.2 207 23 73 32
2015/16  Maccabi Tel Aviv 28 154 5.5 30/51 58.8 24/65 36.9 22/30 73.3 84 17 21 25
2016/17  Phoenix Suns 43 146 13.2 29/60 48.3 28/101 27.7 4/11 36.4 104 11 23 22
2017/18  Phoenix Suns 82 531 6.5 69/162 42.6 118/322 36.6 39/51 76.5 362 22 130 53
2018/19  Phoenix Suns 46 230 5.0 66/96 68.8 22/101 21.8 32/54 59.3 183 18 56 23
2019/20  Milwaukee Bucks 7 26 3.7 6/12 50.0 4/9 44.4 2/3 66.7 20 0 9 5

 Wisconsin Herd 13 266 20.5 68/117 58.1 28/73 38.4 27/34 79.4 116 8 29 22

 Golden State Warriors 9 81 9.0 20/37 54.1 11/34 32.4 8/11 72.7 20 4 19 4