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Vladimir Radmanovic out of Crvena Zvezda of Yugoslavia league
College: Crvena Zvezda of Yugoslavia league
Height: 6'-10"
Weight: 225
Class: N/A
Birth Date: November 19, 1980
Age: 38 years, 272 days old
HomeTown: Yugoslavia
NBA Comparison: Peja Stojakovic
Clutchcity.net Notes on Vladimir Radmanovic
Little is known in the States about the 6'10" forward playing in YUBA, the Yugoslav Basketball League, but after an extremely impressive workout in Houston, he's gotten the scouts' attention. From 1997 to 1998, at the age of 17-18, Radmanovic starred in junior leagues. His squad won the Junior Championship of Serbia in 1997 and he was selected to the Nike Euro Camp in Treviso, Italy in 1998, making the All-Star team.

Said ESPN's Andy Katz, "He's a stereotypical European forward with a perimeter shot akin to a shooting guard and some big-man skills that still need tending to underneath."

Strengths of Vladimir Radmanovic
Athleticism, tenacity and shooting ability are the facets of Radmanovic that draw the most praise. According to one source though his greatest asset is his passing. He also can get up, and showed that in Houston when he threw down a nasty dunk in the face of a certain Rockets coach.
Weaknesses of Vladimir Radmanovic
Radmanovic is said not to have incredible handles/ball handling skills, but he wowed scouts in that area at the Chicago pre-draft camp. At 6'10, he could use more polish around the paint.
Radmanovic on the Rockets?
Though Radmanovic would have to be bought out of his contract (at a cost of $300,000), the Rockets are in the market for a small forward and came away from Radmanovic's workout very impressed. His stock is climbing, but barring a trade, he is a good candidate for the Rockets at a pick like #18 or maybe even #13. His athleticism and shooting ability could make him a good fit alongside the young, run and gun Rockets.
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