KK Zadar, Zadar

Beginnings

People in Zadar are extremely proud on their basketball tradition and in accordance with the saying that »God created the human, while Zadar created basketball«, it might be true, that the very beginnings of basketball game in Croatia, if not the entire former Yugoslavia happened in this Dalmatian town, where everyone is poisoned with the love for basketball and knows everything about basketball.

Glory Days

The most successful era was no doubt the ten years span between 1965 and 1975, when Zadar won as many as five Yugoslavian Championship trophies under the leadership of legends names Krešimir Čosić and Giuseppe Giergia as well as one Yugoslavian national cup trophy. One thing that their fans are extremely proud of from the modern history, is also the ABA League trophy from 2003, when Zadar was better than famous Israeli Maccabi Tel Aviv in the final of Final Four tournament in Hala Tivoli, Ljubljana.

Club Information

Obala Kralja Tomislava 1, 23000 Zadar, Croatia
k.k.zadar@zd.t-com.hr
+385 23 212 441
+385 23 212 882
+385 23 213 338

Administration

President:Ivan Mijolović
General Manager:Željko Žilavec

Venue

Dvorana Krešimir Ćosić
Splitska 1, 23000 Zadar, Croatia SHOW MAP

Trophy Case

Goodyear League

2003

Croatian National Championship

2005, 2008

Croatian National Cup

1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2020

Yugoslavian National Championship

1965, 1967, 1968, 1974, 1975, 1986

Yugoslavian National Cup

1970

Club Transfers

Players left Season 2020/21

Bryon Allen
Stefan Fundić (Igokea)
Ive Ivanov (Geneva Lions)
Karlo Uljarević

Players arrived Season 2020/21

Aleksandar Bursać
Filip Paponja (Cibona)
Eyassu Worku (UC Irvine)
Jacobi Boykins (Sioux Falls Skyforce)
Jonathan Galloway (Bakken Bears)
Darko Planinić (U-Banca Transilvania Cluj Napoca)

Team Roster

# Name Position Height Date of Birth Nationality
Jacobi Boykins Shooting Guard 198 11.02.1995 USA
Aleksandar Bursać Forward 205 19.03.1995 SRB
Jonathan Galloway Center 211 19.06.1996 USA
Filip Paponja Guard 188 09.07.2002 HRV
Darko Planinić Center 212 22.11.1990 HRV
Eyassu Worku Guard 188 18.10.1998 USA
7 Ivan Siriščević Forward 197 30.04.1987 HRV
8 Muhammed Bashir Ahmed Forward 203 17.08.1993 USA
9 Jan Palokaj Guard 194 05.11.2000 HRV
12 Duje Brala Forward 196 02.04.2003 HRV
13 Filip Vujičić Shooting Guard 196 31.07.2000 HRV
17 Domagoj Vuković Power Forward 206 29.10.1993 HRV
22 Martin Junaković Guard 188 16.02.1994 HRV
30 Dominik Mavra Guard 195 15.06.1994 HRV
44 Jure Planinić Forward 206 18.03.2000 HRV
88 Dominic Gilbert Forward 198 28.09.1996 AUS
Veljko Mršić Coach

Club Statistics

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Game Stats

FG2, FG3 - Field Goals

M - Made

Ag - Against

Rebs - Rebounds

St - Steals

FT - Free Throws

A - Attempted

Foul - Foul

D - Defensive

To - Turnover

Min - Minutes

Blck - Blocks

Cm - Committed

O - Offensive

Val - Index Value

Pts - Points

Fv - in Favoure of

Rv - Received

Ass - Assists

W - Won, L - Lost