Valencia Basket and center Bojan Dubljevic signed a contract extension that will keep them together for three more years, until the end of the 2022-23 season, the club announced Monday. Valencia retains an option to extend his contract for an additional season. Dubljevic (2.05 meters, 28 years old) is in his eighth season with the club. He has helped Valencia reach the 7DAYS EuroCup Final three times and win the title in 2014 and 2019; he was the EuroCup Finals MVP last season, too. Dubljevic also helped Valencia win the club's only Spanish League title in 2017 and was the Finals MVP, too.
Dubljevic is the EuroCup's all-time leader in scoring (1,445 points), rebounds (548) and PIR (1,683), was the competition's Rising Star in the 2010-11 and 2011-12 campaigns and has been chosen to each the All-EuroCup First Team (2016-17, 2018-19) and the All-EuroCup Second Team (2011-12, 2013-14) twice in his career. He is in his third Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season with Valencia and averaging 14.2 points on 59.8% two-point shooting plus 6.5 rebounds in 26 games. On a per-minute basis, Dubljevic ranks fourth in PIR (30.7 prorated over 40 minutes), sixth in scoring (24.2) and 10th in rebounds (11.0). He started his career with Niksic of his native Montenegro and also played for Lovcen Cetinje and Buducnost VOLI Podgorica, which he helped win consecutive Montenegrin League and Cup doubles in 2011 and 2012 before joining Valencia.