Bostjan Nachbar

Basketball Player

Birthday July 3, 1980

Birth Sign Cancer

Birthplace Yugoslavia

Age 43 years old

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Professional basketball forward from Yugoslavia best known to NBA fans for his stints with teams like the Houston Rockets and New Jersey Nets. He won the Italian Championship and the Italian Supercup with Pallacanestro Treviso in 2002.

Before Fame

He started his professional basketball career with the Euroleague team Olimpija Ljubljana. He would go on to be drafted by the Rockets in the first round of the 2002 NBA Draft.


He represented Slovenia at the 2006 and 2010 FIBA World Championships.

Family Life

He has daughters named Tara and Ajda.

Associated With

He and Yao Ming were both foreign-born players taken in the first round of the 2002 NBA Draft.