Igor Rakocevic

@ NBA Ambassador

Rakocevic was born in Belgrade, and was selected in the 2000 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. He played with the Timberwolves during the 2003–2004 season. Igor had an extremely successful career with Yugoslavia, winning the 2001 EuroBasket, and the 2002 FIBA World Championship. Also, he won many tournaments and competitions in Europe, including the Spanish and Italian league. Rakocevic received many individual recognitions such as the EuroLeague Top Scorer Trophy in 2007, 2009, and 2011. Igor currently resides in Belgrade, and works as the vice-president of the Basketball Federation of Serbia, in charge of the men’s basketball.