Thursday, November 20, 2008
Ivica Jurkovic to replace Milic
Union Olimpija signed veteran Ivica Jurkovic(2.05-PF) to substitute for the injured captain Marko Milic(1.99-SF/PF) who will be heading to the operating table for his knee injury.
Jurkovic has played in numerous european teams and he has played for Olimpija back in the 90s. He also played for Turk Telekom, Paok, Olympiakos, Lokomotiv Rostov and again for Olimpija. Last season he played in Iran and then went back to Turk Telekom where he averaged 3.3 points and 2.5 rebounds in 16 games in the turkish league.