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Mario Hezonja
Mario Hezonja (front) with the Magic in 2017
Free agent
Small forward / Shooting guard
Personal information
Born 25 February 1995 (1995-02-25) (age 26)
Dubrovnik, Croatia
Nationality Croatian
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
NBA Draft 2015 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5th overall
Selected by the Orlando Magic
Pro career 2012–present
Career history
2012–2013 Barcelona B
2012–2015 Barcelona
2015–2018 Orlando Magic
2018–2019 New York Knicks
2019–2020 Portland Trail Blazers
2021 Panathinaikos
Career highlights and awards
  • 2× Spanish League champion (2012, 2014)
  • Spanish Cup champion (2013)
  • Spanish Supercup champion (2015)
  • 4× Catalan Basketball League champion (2012-2015)
  • Greek League champion (2021)
  • Greek Cup winner (2021)
  • Greek League Most Spectacular Player (2021)
  • LEB Oro Rising Star (2013)
  • FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship MVP (2011)

Mario Hezonja ( born 25 February 1995) is a Croatian professional basketball player who last played for Panathinaikos of the Greek Basket League and the EuroLeague. He represents the Croatian national team internationally. He was selected with the fifth overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft by the Orlando Magic.

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