Drazen’s brother reveals what he found in his wallet after the…

first_img27 years ago, the world lost one of the greatest basketball players in its history – Drazen Petrovich. His brother, Alexander, is now the coach of the Brazilian national basketball team and revealed to the Croatian media what he found in Drazen’s wallet after the incident.Petrovich’s career went through Sibenik, Cibona and Real Madrid, after which he shone in the NBA – for the teams of Portland and the New Jersey Nets. Weeks before Drazen’s death, it was widely rumored that he could leave the United States to return to Europe. The biggest speculation was about moving to the Greek giant Panathinaikos, which was then led by Zeljko Pavlicevic, and his great friend Stojko Vrankovic also played for the Athenians.The last point realized in the glamorous career of Drazen Petrovic / video /Another team that was clearly interested in Drazen was Houston. The “missiles” were led by Croatia’s Rudy Tomjanovic.“Drazen nailed 44 points against Houston, beating his NBA record. Then Rudy wanted to take it. “After the incident, I found a piece of paper in his wallet with the names of the New York Knicks, New Jersey Nets, Houston Rockets and Panathinaikos,” said Drazen’s brother.Unfortunately, the world failed to understand what Mozart’s choice of Basketball would have been. “People think these seasons were the best for him, but I believe the strongest were ahead of him. However, we will never know if this would be the case, “Alexander Petrovich told Vecernji list.last_img