Rok Stipcevic was born in Slovenia but was raised in Zadar, where he has played his entire career.
That is why he has become a very popular player with the local fans.
They also admire his fighting spirit and his dedication to the team having played much of last season with a broken finger.
This season, he improved his numbers once again with Zadar, averaging 11.2 points in the Eurocup, 13.0 points in the Adriatic League, and up to 15.1 points and 4.0 assists in the Croatian League.
He is a good scorer but also has interesting passing skills.
He had already made the preliminary team to prepare for EuroBasket last year.
He will try once again to make the team and play in his first major international competition.
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