Goran Dragic

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Birthday
6, 1986
Birthplace
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
6, 1986 (age 32)
Birthplace
Ljubljana, Slovenia

About

Flashy Slovenian NBA point guard who entered the NBA with the Phoenix Suns in 2008. He spent the 2011-12 season with the Houston Rocketts before re-joining the Suns in 2012 and he was named the NBA's Most Improved Player in 2014. He was then traded from the Suns to the Miami Heat just before the 2014-15 NBA trade deadline.

Before Fame

He began playing professional basketball in Europe at the age of 17 for Ilirija Ljubljana in Slovenia.

Trivia

He grew up playing soccer, but an injury forced him to switch sports.

Family Life

He married Maja Dragic in 2013 and he has a son named Mateo. His younger brother Zoran also became an NBA guard.

Associated With

He played backup point guard to NBA star Steve Nash on the Suns from 2008 to 2011.