Bogdan Bogdanovic Extends With Atlanta Hawks

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The Atlanta Hawks announced today that the organization has signed guard Bogdan Bogdanovic to a contract extension. The new terms of the deal will take effect beginning with the 2023-24 season. The agreement’s specifics were not published as the club’s policy required.

Bogdan Bogdanovic is now in his third season with the Hawks. In 28.5 minutes a game, he averages 14.1 points on a shooting percentage.437, 3.2 rebounds, and 2.9 assists. He has played 43 games and started five, and his.401 shooting percentage from beyond the arc leads the club. Bogdanovic is one of just ten players in the NBA this season to have a three-point field goal percentage of more than. Four hundred while trying at least 6.5 threes a game, and he is one of those guys. One of just five bench players in the NBA to have at least 20 games in which they hit on three or more from beyond the arc, he has connected on three or more from beyond the arc a total of 24 times this season as a reserve player.

The 6-foot-6-inch guard has spent the last three seasons in Atlanta, where he has averaged 15.2 points.445 field goal shooting,.399 from three-point range, 3.7 rebounds, and 3.1 assists in 29.2 minutes over 150 games played. In the last three years, Bogdanovic’s three-point shooting percentage of.399 ranks sixth best in the NBA among players shooting from outside the arc (min. 1,000 3FGA). In his 150 career games with the Hawks, he has made 431 three-point shots, which places him 11th all-time in the franchise’s history for most three-pointers made.

He has appeared in 22 playoff games with the Hawks, averaging 14.1 points, 4.3 rebounds, 2.9 assists, and 1.4 assists in 32.0 minutes per game. He has also made two postseason trips (18 starts).

“Bogi offers many attributes we are looking for in a Hawks player, and we are excited to have him on our team. “In addition to his exceptional shooting ability, he has the adaptability to flourish as either a starter or a sixth man, as well as a level of competition that is vital to both our team and our culture,” said General Manager Landry Fields. We are delighted to learn that he will continue to play an important role for us moving ahead.

Before signing with the Hawks in November 2020, the native of Belgrade, Serbia, amassed 13.5 points, 3.5 assists, 3.2 rebounds, and 1.0 steals in 28.2 minutes (.434 FG%,.374 3FG%,.806 FT%) in 209 games during his three seasons with the Kings. He shot.434 from the field,.374 from beyond the arc, and.806 from the free throw line (97 starts). In competing for Team World in the 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars Challenge, he was recognized as the tournament’s Most Valuable Player and received the honor.

Bogdan Bogdanovic has played in 359 games throughout his six seasons in the NBA and has compiled career averages of 14.2 points, 3.4 rebounds, 3.3 assists, and 1.0 steals in 28.6 minutes per game (156 starts).

After being selected by Phoenix in the first round of the 2014 NBA Draft with the 27th overall choice, Bogdan Bogdanovic, who is 6 feet 6 inches tall, played abroad for Partizan (Serbia) and Fenerbahce (Turkey) before making the jump to the NBA.