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35 year old Belica preparing to retire: 7 years of NBA career changing to 4 teams 1 year ago following the Warriors to win the championship

According to the Croatian media Teleport, 35 year old Belica is preparing to retire and end his career due to repeated injuries; I have played for four teams in my 7 year NBA career and won my first championship with the Warriors in the 21-22 season.

This summer, Berezza was once again unable to return to the NBA, parted ways with Fenerbahce, and joined Red Star Belgrade; Although he attended the media day of Red Star Belgrade, he has not yet completed his registration in the European League; Belica, now 35 years old, plans to retire.

Last season, Belica suffered from a calf injury and only played 7 games for Fenerbahce.

In 2010, Belica was selected by the Wizards with the 35th ranking and subsequently sent to the Timberwolves. However, before officially entering the NBA, Belica played for Fenerbahce, a Türkiye team, and won the MVP of the 2014-15 Champions League. In 2015, Belica officially landed in the NBA.

Belica played in the NBA for a total of 7 years, playing for the Timberwolves, Kings, Heat, and Warriors. He played a total of 449 regular season games, averaging 7.6 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists per game, shooting a career average of 46.6%, and shooting a three-point average of 38.4%.

Belica’s last time playing in the NBA was in the 2021-22 season, when he played for the Warriors and played in 71 regular season games, averaging 6.1 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 2.2 assists per game; In the playoffs, he played 15 games and averaged 2.9 points, 2.1 rebounds, and 1.1 assists per game, following the Warriors to win his career first championship.

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