Dragan Bender

Basketball Player Profile

Dragan Bender

Date of birth:Nov 17, 1997

Height: 2m16 / 7-1

Position: PF

Nationality: Croatian

Draft: round 1, pick 4 (2016)

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2020-2021 Regular Season

Dragan Bender averages in Israel - Winner League

  • Pts

    8.9

  • Reb

    4.9

  • Ast

    1.6

  • Eff

    12.6

Dragan Bender is a basketball player born on November 17, 1997, in Capljina (BIH). His height is seven foot one (2m16 / 7-1). He is a power forward who most recently played for Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv in Euroleague.

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Dragan Bender through the years

Photo of Dragan Bender, 2020-2021 season
Photo of Dragan Bender, 2020-2021 season

Regular season stats for Dragan Bender

Basketball Career Averages

Season League Team Reb Ast Pts
12-13 ANGT U18 Split logoU18 Split 7.3 1.8 5.5
12-13 CRO-1 Up Split logoSplit 0.5 0.0 1.0
13-14 ANGT U18 Cedevita Olimpija logoU18 Cedevita Olimpija 6.2 3.0 6.6
14-15 ANGT U18 Tel Aviv logoU18 Tel Aviv 10.8 3.0 23.0
14-15 ISR-2 Ramat Gan logoRamat Gan 7.4 2.5 10.1
15-16 ISR-1 Tel Aviv logoTel Aviv 2.7 0.7 5.5
16-17 USA-1 Phoenix Suns logoPhoenix Suns 2.4 0.5 3.4
17-18 USA-1 Phoenix Suns logoPhoenix Suns 4.4 1.6 6.5
18-19 USA-1 Phoenix Suns logoPhoenix Suns 4.0 1.2 5.0
19-20 USA-1 Milwaukee Bucks logoMilwaukee Bucks 2.7 1.3 3.7
19-20 USA-2 Wisconsin Herd logoWisconsin Herd 8.9 2.2 20.5
19-20 USA-1 Golden State Warriors logoGolden State Warriors 5.9 2.1 9.0
20-21 ISR-1 Tel Aviv logoTel Aviv 4.9 1.6 8.9

Basketball Career Averages

Playoffs and International Competitions

Basketball career

Dragan Bender's career

 Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv

2020-2021 season with Tel-Aviv

Dragan Bender averaged 8.9 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game, playing 9 games with Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv, during the 2020-2021 Israel - Winner League regular-season. He set his season-high with 19 points in 25 minutes against Ness Ziona on December 07, 2020. He grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds in 25 minutes against Ness Ziona on December 07, 2020. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 25 minutes against Ness Ziona on December 07, 2020.

He scored in double figures 3 times in 9 games. He recorded 1 double-double.

the Wisconsin Herd

2019-2020 season with Oshkosh

Dragan Bender averaged 20.5 points, 8.9 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game, playing 13 games with the Wisconsin Herd, during the 2019-2020 G-League regular-season. He set his season-high with 27 points in 30 minutes against the Windy City Bulls on January 04, 2020. He grabbed a season-high 14 rebounds in 35 minutes against the Raptors 905 on November 16, 2019. He dished a season-high 6 assists in 30 minutes against the Erie BayHawks on November 30, 2019.

He scored in double figures 13 times in 13 games. He had 20 points or more 7 times. He recorded 7 double-doubles.

the Golden State Warriors

2019-2020 season with Golden State

Dragan Bender averaged 9.0 points, 5.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game, playing 9 games with the Golden State Warriors, during the 2019-2020 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 23 points in 25 minutes against the LA Clippers on March 11, 2020. He grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds in 19 minutes against the Washington Wizards on March 02, 2020. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 30 minutes against the Phoenix Suns on March 01, 2020.

He scored in double figures 4 times in 9 games. He had 20 points or more 1 time.

the Milwaukee Bucks

2019-2020 season with Milwaukee

Dragan Bender averaged 3.7 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game, playing 7 games with the Milwaukee Bucks, during the 2019-2020 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 12 points in 13 minutes against the Charlotte Hornets on December 01, 2019. He grabbed a season-high 6 rebounds in 21 minutes against the New York Knicks on January 15, 2020. He dished a season-high 2 assists in 21 minutes against the New York Knicks on January 15, 2020.

He scored in double figures 1 time in 7 games.

the Phoenix Suns

2018-2019 season with Phoenix

Dragan Bender averaged 5.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, playing 46 games with the Phoenix Suns, during the 2018-2019 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 19 points in 36 minutes against the Houston Rockets on April 08, 2019. He grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds in 36 minutes against the Dallas Mavericks on April 10, 2019. He dished a season-high 6 assists in 36 minutes against the Dallas Mavericks on April 10, 2019.

He scored in double figures 10 times in 46 games. He recorded 5 double-doubles.

the Phoenix Suns

2017-2018 season with Phoenix

Dragan Bender averaged 6.5 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game, playing 82 games with the Phoenix Suns, during the 2017-2018 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 23 points in 33 minutes against the Denver Nuggets on February 10, 2018. He grabbed a season-high 14 rebounds in 41 minutes against the Golden State Warriors on April 08, 2018. He dished a season-high 8 assists in 34 minutes against the Atlanta Hawks on March 04, 2018.

He scored in double figures 16 times in 82 games. He had 20 points or more 2 times. He recorded 3 double-doubles.

the Phoenix Suns

2016-2017 season with Phoenix

Dragan Bender averaged 3.4 points, 2.4 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game, playing 43 games with the Phoenix Suns, during the 2016-2017 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 11 points in 27 minutes against the Houston Rockets on December 26, 2016. He grabbed a season-high 13 rebounds in 27 minutes against the Houston Rockets on December 26, 2016. He dished a season-high 3 assists in 35 minutes against the Dallas Mavericks on April 09, 2017.

He scored in double figures 5 times in 43 games. He recorded 1 double-double.

 Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv

2015-2016 season with Tel-Aviv

Dragan Bender averaged 5.5 points, 2.7 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game, playing 25 games with Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv, during the 2015-2016 Israel - Winner League regular-season. He set his season-high with 16 points in 30 minutes against Hapoel UNET Credit Holon on December 31, 2015. He grabbed a season-high 6 rebounds in 30 minutes against Hapoel UNET Credit Holon on December 31, 2015. He dished a season-high 2 assists in 19 minutes against Ness Ziona on November 14, 2015.

He scored in double figures 6 times in 25 games.

 U18 Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv

2014-2015 season with Tel-Aviv

Dragan Bender averaged 23.0 points, 10.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game, playing 4 games with U18 Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv, during the 2014-2015 Adidas Next Generation Tournament regular-season. He set his season-high with 43 points in 36 minutes against U18 Virtus Bologna on February 03, 2015. He grabbed a season-high 21 rebounds in 36 minutes against U18 Virtus Bologna on February 03, 2015. He dished a season-high 6 assists in 36 minutes against U18 Virtus Bologna on February 03, 2015.

He scored in double figures 4 times in 4 games. He had 20 points or more 2 times. He had 30 points or more 1 time. He had 40 points or more 1 time. He recorded 1 double-double.

 Ramat Gan

2014-2015 season with Ramat Gan

Dragan Bender averaged 10.1 points, 7.4 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game, playing 26 games with Ramat Gan, during the 2014-2015 Israel - National League regular-season. He set his season-high with 25 points in 33 minutes against Elitzur Netanya on January 01, 2015. He grabbed a season-high 13 rebounds in 29 minutes against Ramat Hasharon on October 21, 2014. He dished a season-high 9 assists in 32 minutes against Maccabi Hod Hasharon on October 28, 2014.

He scored in double figures 12 times in 26 games. He had 20 points or more 2 times. He recorded 4 double-doubles.

 U18 Cedevita Olimpija

2013-2014 season with Ljubljana

Dragan Bender averaged 6.6 points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game, playing 5 games with U18 Cedevita Olimpija, during the 2013-2014 Adidas Next Generation Tournament regular-season. He set his season-high with 21 points in 29 minutes against U18 Mega Bemax on February 23, 2014. He grabbed a season-high 9 rebounds in 28 minutes against U18 CBA Las Palmas on February 22, 2014. He dished a season-high 6 assists in 29 minutes against U18 Mega Bemax on February 23, 2014.

He scored in double figures 1 time in 5 games. He had 20 points or more 1 time.

 U18 Split

2012-2013 season with Split

Dragan Bender averaged 5.5 points, 7.3 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game, playing 4 games with U18 Split, during the 2012-2013 Adidas Next Generation Tournament regular-season. He set his season-high with 11 points in 36 minutes against U18 Real Betis on January 05, 2013. He grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds in 26 minutes against U18 Torrons Vicens L'Hospitalet on January 06, 2013. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 36 minutes against U18 Real Betis on January 05, 2013.

He scored in double figures 1 time in 4 games.

 Split

2012-2013 season with Split

Dragan Bender averaged 1.0 points, 0.5 rebounds and 0.0 assists per game, playing 2 games with Split, during the 2012-2013 Croatia - Liga Up regular-season. He set his season-high with 2 points in 5 minutes against Cibona on May 10, 2013. He grabbed a season-high 1 rebounds in 1 minutes against Zagreb CO on May 07, 2013. He dished a season-high 0 assists in 1 minutes against Zagreb CO on May 07, 2013.