Dario Saric

by Jorge 25 Nov,2018
Dario Saric
Body Stats
Weight in KG 101 kg kg
Weight 101 kg
Personal Info
  • Father Predrag Šarić
  • No. of Twitter Followers 32.4K
  • No. of Instagram Followers 136K
  • Past Team Cibona Zagreb, Anadolu Efes, and Philadelphia 76ers
  • Mother Veselinka Šarić
  • Birth Name Dario Šarić
  • Net Worth Not disclosed
  • Siblings Dana Šarić
  • Salary $2,526,840
  • Birth Country Šibenik, Croatia
  • Famous Name Dario Šarić
  • Career Earnings $4,740,840
  • Contract Minnesota Timberwolves
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Position in Team Power forward
  • Nationality Croatian
  • Current team Minnesota Timberwolves
  • Affair with Karla Pušeljić
  • Ethnicity white
  • Girlfriend Karla Pušeljić
  • Awards NBA All-Rookie First Team (2017), 2× FIBA European Young Player of the Year (2013, 2014), FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship MVP (2010), & FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship MVP (2012)
  • Current City Minneapolis
  • Profession Basketball Player
  • Squad No 36
  • Started career as as a player of Zrinjevac
  • Currently Club Minnesota Timberwolves
  • Tatto(s) Not Available

Dario Saric is a Croatian professional Basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, Dario Saric currently plays for the Minnesota Timberwolves as their Power forward. Dario Saric has played for other teams like Cibona Zagreb, Anadolu Efes, and Philadelphia 76ers.


As a Power forward, Dario Saric reportedly earns around $2,526,840 as his yearly salary from Minnesota Timberwolves. He is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend Karla Puseljic.

Dario Saric Early Life

Dario Saric was born on April 8, 1994, in Sibenik, Croatia to parents Predrag Saric and Veselinka Saric. As per his nationality, he is Croatian and belongs to a white ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Aries. He grew up along with his sibling, Dana Saric.

Dario Saric Professional Career

Dario started his professional career in Zrinjevac in 2009. He joined Zagreb in the middle of the 2009-10 season and spent the 2010-11 season with Dubrava on loan.

In May 2011, along with teammates Dominik Mavra and Mario Hezonja, he won the Citta di Roma EuroLeague (IJT) and entered the Final Four of the tournament.

He was named the tournament 's MVP and nominated for the 2010 and 2011 FIBA Europe Young Player of the Year Awards. In 2012, he was chosen to play for the World Team for the second year in a row at the Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon.

He signed a four - year contract with the Croatian club Cibona during the 2012 - 2014 season. In 2012, he was nominated for the 2012 FIBA Europe Young Men 's Player of the Year award.

On 24 June 2014, he signed a 2 + 1 contract with the Turkish team Anadolu Efes. In January 2015, he was named FIBA Europe Young Men 's Player of the Year 2014 and eventually won the award.

CAPTION: Philadelphia 76ers forward Dario Saric during media day SOURCE: NJ.com

Saric signed with the Philadelphia 76ers on 15 July 2016 in a two-year contract. Subsequently, Saric was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves together with Jerryd Bayless, Robert Covington, in exchange for Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton.

NBA career stats:

YEAR TEAM Games played Games Started Minutes per game Rebounds per game Assists per Game Steals Per Game Blocks Per Game points Per Game
2016-2017 Philadelphia 81 36 26.3 6.3 2.2 .4 .7 12.8
2017-2018 Philadelphia 78 73 29.6 6.7 2.6 .3 .7 14.6
2018-2019 Philadelphia 13 13 30.5 6.6 2.0 .2 .3 11.1

Dario Saric Net Worth

As of November 2018, He reportedly signed a  contract with Minnesota Timberwolves. Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $2,526,840 annually.

Dario Saric signed a $ 10,749,666, 4-year contract  including a guaranteed $ 10,749,666.

In 2018 - 19, Saric will earn $ 2,526,840 as a base salary, with a cap hit of $ 2,526,840 and a dead cap of $ 6,008,826.

In 2018-19, Saric earns a base salary of $ 2,526,840, with a cap hit of $ 2,526,840 and a dead cap value of $ 6,008,826. Moreover, Dario Saric so far has made earnings of $4,740,840 from his entire NBA career.

Dario Saric Personal Life

Dario is in a  relationship with Croatian girlfriend Karla Puseljic. The couple has been dating since 2012 after they first met each other met in Vodice about six years ago. She moved with Dario to the US after he signed with the NBA team.

CAPTION: Dario Saric with his Girlfriend Karla Puseljic SOURCE: fabwags

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The Famous NBA star is 6 ft 10 in height and weighs around 101 kg. He is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual.

Other than being a famous NBA Power forward, Saric is pretty famous in social media, having 136k followers on Instagram and 32.4k followers on Twitter. 

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