Novica Velickovic is the prototype modern power forward.
can play either inside or outside the paint and has a very nice shooting touch from outside the arc.
He can also handle the ball and is a great passer.
He quickly developed as one of the leaders of the new Serbian generation.
He revealed himself with Partizan Belgrade and earned the Euroleague Rising Star award in 2008-09.
His talent and his intensity seduced Ettore Messina and Velickovic moved to Real Madrid last summer.
He had a difficult first season with the Spanish powerhouse but he is still expected to be a major force for Serbia at the 2010 FIBA World Championship.
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