Former Serbia national basketball team captain and NBA center with impressive European career will sign a contract with BC Partizan NIS until the end of the season! That will be his come back to the team where he made some of the most impressive games in career.
Krstic signed his first professional contract with BC Partizan NIS, back in 2000, and next 4 years he played on high level. In 2012 Krstic was drafted by New Jersey Nets (24th pick, 1st round), where he moved in 2004.
Beside BC Partizan NIS and New Jersey Nets, Krstic also played for Triumph (Russia), Oklahoma City Thunder, Boston Celtics in the NBA league, CSKA Moscow and Efes Pilsen.
After repeated and heavy knee injury, 33 years old Krstic decided to teminate contract with Turkish team and take a break from professional basketball. When everyone expected Krstic to announce definite end of the career, like a thunderstorm echoed the news that he will sign a contract with his favorite team!
Along with Nenad Krstic, BC Partizan NIS is about to sign a contract with an American guard and ex-BC Cibona and CSKA Moscow player – Jamont Gordon, who is also trying to revive his career after several difficult injuries.
Certainly, BC Partizan NIS is showing serious ambition, after signing experienced players, and they will try to win Serbian Cup competition – “Kup Radivoja Koraca” which will be held in February and secure the best possible position in ABA League and FIBA Champions League before the play-offs.