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Zarko Cabarkapa
SF/PF - 6'11, 230lbs - 43 years old - 4 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2009 season
  • Birthdate: 05/21/1981
  • Drafted (NBA): 17th pick, 2003
  • Pre-draft team: Zrenjanin (Serbia)
  • Country: Serbia/Montenegro
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2003 NBA DraftNBADrafted 17th overall by Phoenix.
1st July, 2003NBASigned four year, $6,095,497 rookie scale contract with Phoenix. Included team option for 2006/07.
3rd January, 2005NBATraded by Phoenix to Golden State in exchange for a protected 2005 second round pick (deferred to 2007; #49, Aaron Gray) and a 2009 second round pick (#37, Dejuan Blair).
30th June, 2005NBAGolden State exercised 2006/07 team option.
16th January, 2009MontenegroSigned for the remainder of the season with Buducnost.
Career Moves
1997 - 2001Beopetrol Beograd (Serbia)
2001 - June 2003Buducnost (Montenegro)
June 2003 - January 2005Phoenix Suns (NBA)
January 2005 - June 2007Golden State Warriors (NBA)
January 2009 - June 2009Buducnost (Montenegro)
Articles about Zarko Cabarkapa

March 19, 2013

Zarko Cabarkapa - Save for a brief 25 minute comeback in January 2009 with his pre-NBA team, Buducnost, Cabarkapa has not played since 2006 due to multiple back surgeries. As late as December of that year, Cabarkapa still refused to consider retirement. But with another three years gone, he probably has by now. The only news about him since then is entirely NSFW, so Google it yourself.

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January 14, 2010

- Zarko Cabarkapa

Zarko Cabarkapa was out of the game for three years, from early 2006 to early 2009, due to the chronic injuries that hampered his NBA career. He reappeared last January with his former team, Buducnost in Montenegro, for whom he played four games. He totalled 25 minutes, 11 points, 5 rebounds and 7 fouls, before not playing again after February after having yet another surgery. Cabarkapa is now 28 years old, still unsigned and still recuperating, but he hasn't given up yet.

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