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PLAYERS: Primoz Brezec
TEAMS: Milwaukee Bucks
Primoz Brezec hails from Postojna, Slovenia where he grew to be 7-1. The large phenom started playing professional basketball as a teenager. He jumpstarted his career with his local team, Kraski Zidar, and went on to become a star. Brezec was further recognized and drafted by the Indiana Pacers when he played in the Slovenian Premier A League with Union Olimpija Ljubljana. Photo Credit: AP Photo/Darron Cummings Brezec was selected 27th overall in the 2000 NBA Draft that is remembered as one of the worst ever. Looking back only Michael Redd or maybe even Brian Cardinal would be better picks at that spot. In three seasons with the Pacers, Brezec only played in 62 games and never averaged more than two points per game. In 2004, Brezec was taken by the Charlotte Bobcats in the NBA expansion draft. His time in Charlotte is most likely known in Slovenia as his “Glory Years.” Brezec started in 72 games and completely broke out averaging 13 ppg and 7.4 rpg, he was second on the team in bot...
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