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ICYMI: Serbian Marko Guduric Is Signing With the Memphis Grizzlies

Marko Guduric is making the jump from Europe to the NBA and is heading to the Memphis Grizzlies on a two-year deal.

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Per the Daily Memphian’s Chris Herrington, guard Marko Guduric is heading to the Memphis Grizzlies on a two-year deal. Guduric, 24, is entering his first year in the NBA after going undrafted in the 2017 NBA draft. Guduric is considered a sharpshooter, shooting a .405 three-point field goal percentage in four seasons in the EuroLeague from 2015-2019 and winning the Turkish League Three-Point Shootout in 2019.

Guduric has played for Crvena Zvezda, Kosarkaski Klub FMP and Fenerbahçe over in Europe. For Crvena Zvezda, Guduric helped them win the APA League in 2016 and 2017 as well as the Serbian League. Guduric also won the Serbian Cup MVP in 2017. Playing for Fenerbahçe, Guduric helped the franchise win the Turkish League in 2018 and the Turkish Cup in 2019.

Guduric being a native of Serbia, represented the national team in the FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship in 2015. Where Serbia won Gold and Guduric was named the FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship MVP. Guduric also helped Serbia win silver in the 2017 EuroBasket.

From 2015-2019, Guduric’s EuroLeague regular season averages are 7.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 18.5 minutes played per game in 125 appearances. Guduric will join fellow Serbian players, Nemanja Bjelica, Nikola Jokic, Boban Marjanovic, Bogdan Bogdanovic and Alen Smailagic in the NBA.

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