Zeljko Sakic (204 cm) will be hitting the hardwood with reigning Bulgarian NBL champions Lukoil Academic Sofia during the coming campaign. The Croatian spent the 2014/2015 term playing for Bruixa d’Or Manresa (Spain, Liga Endesa) and was a part of the regular starting five. In Manresa Zeljko Sakic played 32 games and came up with averages of 10.3 points, 4.9 rebounds, and 1.3 scoring passes per appearance.
The season before, the forward featured for Sutor Montegranaro (Italy, Seria A) where he suited up in thirty games and logged 10.4 points and 7.4 boards per contest.
In previous seasons, Zeljko Sakic has performed in Bosnia and his native Croatia.