Full Name: Emir Preldzic
Height/Weight: 6-9 / 205
Birthdate: September 6, 1987
Team: Fenerbache Ulker
Made his pro debut with KK Celik Zenica in Bosnia-Herzegovina in 2003-04. Joined Triglav Kranj in Slovenia in 2004-05. Signed with KD Slovan Ljubljana in 2005-06. Moved to Turkey in 2007-08 season to play for Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul and has been there ever since. A 2007 Slovenian and Adriatic League All-Star selection. Competed in the 2007 Nike Hoop Summit, scoring seven points in 16 minutes. A former member of the Slovenian U-20 National Team.
In his second season with Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul, registered 8.8 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.3 assists in 23.8 minutes over his first 24 Turkish League games. Posted 25 points vs. Galatasaray. In the Euroleague, averaged 7.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 22.4 minutes in the first 16 games of the season. Had 18 points, seven rebounds and five assists vs. Union Olimpija.
Averaged 6.4 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.7 assists for Fenerbahce Ulker in the Turkish League. Had 18 points vs.Turk Telekom. Contributed 4.8 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 18.0 minutes in Euroleague action. Had 13 points at Aris TT Bank.
Posted 11.3 points per game in 26 contests in his second season for KD Slovan Ljubljana in the Slovenian League.
Tallied 5.3 points over six contests for KD Slovan Ljubljana in the Slovenian League.
Averaged 5.8 points and 2.5 rebounds for Triglav Kranj in the Slovenian League.
Strengths: Fundamentally sound small forward. Loves to face the basket. Has a good feel for the game and finds his teammates.
Personal: Has dual Bosnian and Slovenian citizenship.