Dario Saric Biography

Dario Saric is a Croatian professional basketball player who was born and brought up in Šibenik, Croatia. Currently, he plays for Phoenix Suns as a power forward in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Previously, before joining the Suns, Saric played as a forward for Minnesota Timberwolves for one year.

Dario Saric Age

Dario was born on April 8, 1994, in Šibenik, Croatia. He celebrates his birthday on April 8 yearly.  Saric will be 27 years old on April 8, 2021.

Dario Saric Height

Dario is a man of giant stature. He stands at a height of 7’0″ (approx. 2.13 meters). He also weighs 225 lbs (102 kgs).

Dario Saric Parents

Saric was born to both parents, his father Predrag Šarić is a former professional basketball player. Additionally, his mother Veselinka Šarić was also a professional basketball player. He also has a sister called Dana Šarić.

Dario Saric Girlfriend

Saric is currently in a relationship with longtime girlfriend Karla Puseljic.

Dario Saric Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Dario.

  • Full Name: Dario Šarić
  • Age: 26 years (2020)
  • Date of Birth: 8 April 1994
  • Place of Birth: Šibenik, Croatia
  • Birthday: 8 April
  • Nationality: Croatian
  • Father’s Name: Predrag Šarić
  • Mother’s Name: Veselinka Šarić
  • Siblings: Dana Šarić
  • Girlfriend: Karla Puseljic.
  • Height: 7’0″ (2.13 meters)
  • Weight: 225 lbs (102 kgs)
  • Profession: NBA Basketball Player
  • Salary: $3,481,985 (2019 – 2020)

Dario Saric Draft

The Orlando Magic selected Dario as the 12 overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NBA draft. He was selected from the Turkish club Anadolu Efes.

Dario Saric Trade

Dario was signed to Turkish club Anadolu Efes in 2014 before he was traded to NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers for Elfrid Payton. Saric with two other teammates was also traded for the Timberwolves for Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton on 12 Nov 2018. Additionally, Saric was traded to the Suns for Jarret Culver on July 6, 2019. He currently plays as a power forward for the Phoenix Suns.

Dario Saric Sixers

Although Dario’s rights were traded to the Sixers in 2014, he did not move to the 76ers until July 2016 when he signed with the Philadelphia 76ers. Additionally, he participated in the All-Star Weekend Rising Stars Challenge while on the 76ers on 17 Feb 2017. He was also honored as the Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month of Feb 2017 by the NBA.

Dario completed the 2017 season starting on 73 games out of 78 that he played, field goal percentage of .453%, a .393% 3-point field goal career-high, 6.7 rebounds per game, 2.6 assists per game, and .3 steals per game.

Additionally, Dario completed the 2018 season with the sixers averaging a career-high of 30.5 minutes per game and .900 Free through percentage. Moreover, he recorded 2.0 assists per game, 0.2 steals per game, 0.3 blocks per game, and 11.1 points per game out of all the 13 games he played.

Dario Saric Teeth

While playing for the sixers against the Hawks in 2018, Dario suffered a deep cut on his upper lip and a chipped tooth after he collided with John Collins. After the accident, Dario jogged to the changing room after which he was not seen again.

Dario Saric Timberwolves

Philadelphia 76ers traded Jerryd Bayless, Robert Covington, and Dario to Minnesota Timberwolves for Jimmy Buttler III and Justin Nicholas Patton on 12 Nov 2018. Saric stayed at the Timberwolves for just one season averaging 45.4% Field Goal Percentage, 38.3% 3-point field-goal percentage, 1.5 assists per game, 0.6 steals per game, and 0.1 blocks per game in 68 matches.

Dario Saric Suns

Dario currently plays as a power forward for the Phoenix Suns. Saric was traded by the Timberwolves to Phoenix Suns for Jarrett Culver on Jul 6, 2019. So far he has played 58 games for the Suns and averaged 46.2% field goal percentage, 1.9 assists per game, 0.6 steals per game, and 0.3 blocks per game. Additionally, he still has an active contract that will see him receive an average salary of $3,481,986 in the 2019 – 2020 season.

Dario Saric Contract and Salary

Saric signed a 4-year contract with the 76ers valued at $10,749,666 in 2016. Additionally, the contract had an option for a buy out at the end of the fourth year. Dario will receive an average salary of $3,481,986 at the Phoenix suns in 2019.

Dario Saric Net Worth

Saric has not revealed his net worth. He is a simple person and never likes to attract public attention by publicly displaying his wealth. However, this section is under review, as soon as details about his net worth are available we shall update this section immediately.

Dario Saric Stats

Saric has played for three teams in the NBA League. Some of Dario’s stats with these teams include:

Dario Stats at Phoenix Suns 2019 Season

  • Games Played – 58
  • Field Goal Percentage – 46.2%
  • 3-point field-goal percentage – 34.1%
  • Assist Per Game – 1.9
  • Steals Per game – 0.6
  • Blocks Per Game – 0.3

Dario Stats at Minnesota Timberwolves 2018 Season

  • Games Played – 68
  • Field Goal Percentage – 45.4%
  • 3-point field-goal percentage – 38.3%
  • Assist Per Game – 1.5
  • Steals Per game – 0.6
  • Blocks Per Game – 0.1

Dario Stats at Philadelphia 76ers 2018 Season

  • Games Played – 13
  • Field Goal Percentage – 36.4%
  • 3-point field-goal percentage – 30.0%
  • Assist Per Game – 2.0
  • Steals Per game – 0.3
  • Blocks Per Game – 0.2

Dario Stats at Philadelphia 76ers 2017 Season

  • Games Played – 78
  • Field Goal Percentage – 45.3%
  • 3-point field-goal percentage – 39.3%
  • Assist Per Game – 2.6
  • Steals Per game – 0.7
  • Blocks Per Game – 0.3

Dario Stats at Philadelphia 76ers 2016 Season

  • Games Played – 81
  • Field Goal Percentage – 41.1%
  • 3-point field-goal percentage – 31.1%
  • Assist Per Game – 2.2
  • Steals Per game – 0.7
  • Blocks Per Game – 0.4

FAQs About Dario Saric

Who is Dario Saric?

Dario Saric is a Croatian professional basketball player and power forward for Phoenix Suns. Prior to joining the Suns, he played for Minnesota Timberwolves.

Where Is Dario Saric From?

Saric is a Croatian native and hails from Šibenik.

How old is Dario Saric?

Dario is a Croatian national born on 8 April 1994, in Šibenik, Croatia.

How tall is Dario Saric?

Saric stands at a height of 2.13m.

Is Dario Saric a free agent?

Saric is a basketball player for NBA’s the Suns under agents Misko Raznatovic, Jeff Schwartz, and Mike Lindeman.

Who drafted Dario Saric?

Orlando Magic chose Dario Saric in the first round as the twelfth overall player in the NBA 2014 draft.

Is Dario Saric married?

No, he is not married yet. However, he is in a relationship with his long time girlfriend Karla Puseljic.

How much is Dario Saric worth?

Dario has not yet revealed his exact net worth. Nevertheless, as soon as we get and verify information about the wealth and properties under his name we shall update this part immediately.

How much does Dario Saric make?

Per our average wage estimates for a basketball player for the Suns, Dario will receive an annual salary of $3,481,985 that translates to an hourly average wage of $1674.03.

Where does D. Saric live?

Because of security reasons, Dario has not shared his precise location of residence. However, as soon as this information is available we shall update this part immediately.

Where is D. Saric Now?

Saric is pursuing his career in basketball. He plays for the Phoenix Suns since 2019.

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Dario Saric Highlights

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