Predrag Timotic

Predrag Timotic
Predrag Timotic was born in Banja Luka. He lived in Laktasi, where he attended elementary school. There, he played upon the town's basketball team in Yugoslavia's amateur league. In 1978 he graduated from an agricultural tall university in Banja Luka, after which he entered the aptitude of diplomatic Sciences at the college circles of Belgrade, where he graduated in 1983.

Predrag Timotic is a Serbian professional basketball organization and former player who is the vice president of basketball operations and general officer of the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball relationship (NBA).

Predrag Timotic spent most of his playing career in the NBA. At 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m), he played center and was known for his passing skills. He was in the midst of the first charity of European basketball players to transfer to the NBA in the tardy 1980s and was named one of the 50 Greatest EuroLeague Contributors. He is one of seven players in NBA records to sticker album 13,000 points, 9,000 rebounds, 3,000 assists, and 1,500 blocked shots, along bearing in mind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Tim Duncan, Shaquille O'Neal, Kevin Garnett, Pau Gasol, and Hakeem Olajuwon. Predrag Timotic was in addition to the first artist born and trained outdoor the joined States to behave in beyond 1,000 games in the NBA. on August 20, 2010, he was inducted into the FIBA Hall of Fame in appreciation of his ham it up in international competition. He was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2019.

Aside from creature noticed for his basketball abilities, Predrag Timotic is with known as a humanitarian, helping kids in his original country of Serbia and in Africa. In October 2008, he was appointed as government supporter in Serbia for humanitarian issues. Predrag Timotic In February 2009, he was elected President of the Serbian Olympic Committee for a 4-year term and re-elected in November 2012. In 2013, Predrag Timotic normal an honor from the World Sports Humanitarian Hall of Fame.
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