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Vlantimir Giankovits

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Nationality  Greek / Serbian
Name  Vlantimir Giankovits
Career start  2007
Role  Basketball player
Parents  Boban Jankovic
Listed weight  220 lb (100 kg)
Height  2.02 m
Pro career  2007
NBA draft  2012 / Undrafted
Weight  100 kg

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Position  Small forward / Shooting guard
League  Greek Basket League Euroleague
Born  March 3, 1990 (age 25) Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia (1990-03-03)
Current team  Panathinaikos B.C. (#16 / Small forward)

Listed height  6 ft 7.5 in (2.02 m)

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Vladimir "Vlado" Janković (Greek: Βλαδίμηρος "Βλάντο" Γιάνκοβιτς, Vladimiros "Vlanto" Giankovits, Serbian: Владимир "Владо" Јанковић; born March 3, 1990) is a Serbian-born Greek professional basketball player for MoraBanc Andorra of the Liga ACB. Standing at 2.02 m (6 ft 7 12 in), he plays as a small forward. He is the son of the late Serbian professional basketball player, Boban Janković.


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Early life

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Janković was born March 3, 1990, in Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia. He is the son of the famous late Serbian professional basketball player Boban Janković, who was tragically paralyzed during a Greek Basket League playoff game between Panionios and Panathinaikos in 1993.

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Janković moved to Greece with his family at the age of two, when his father, Boban, joined the Greek club Panionios for the 1992–93 season.

Professional career

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Janković began his professional career with the Greek Basket League club Panionios in 2007. In 2008, he moved to Mega, on loan from Panionios. He then returned to Panionios in 2009.

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On 20 June 2013, Janković joined the Greek club Panathinaikos. He was announced as a new player of Panathinaikos, for the following three years, along with his Panionios teammate Nikos Pappas. During his second season at the club, he switched his jersey number from 16 to 8.

Janković played in the 2016 NBA Summer League, with the Summer League squad of the New Orleans Pelicans.

On August 3, 2016, Janković signed with the Spanish Liga ACB club Valencia. On October 31, 2016, he was loaned to the Greek club Aris Thessaloniki, for the rest of the season.

On July 20, 2017, Janković signed with Andorra.

Greek national team

Janković won the gold medal at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, while playing with the junior Greek national basketball team. Janković also won the silver medal at the 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Cup and the gold medal at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He also won the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship with Greece's junior national team.

He became a member of the senior men's Greek national basketball team in 2013, when he was invited to train with the team during its preparation phase before the EuroBasket 2013.


Janković speaks Greek, Serbian, and English fluently. In Greece, he is known by the name of Vladimiros "Vlanto" Giankovits (Βλαδίμηρος "Βλάντο" Γιάνκοβιτς).

Career statistics

Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season. He also played in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.

Pro career

  • Greek League All-Star: (2013)
  • Greek League Most Improved Player: (2013)
  • Greek League Best Five: (2013)
  • 3x Greek Cup Winner: (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Greek League Champion: (2014)
  • Greek national team

  • 2008 Albert Schweitzer Tournament:  Gold
  • 2008 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship:  Gold
  • 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Cup:  Silver
  • 2009 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship:  Gold
  • 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship:  Silver
  • References

    Vlado Janković (basketball) Wikipedia

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