Vlade Jovanovic

Vladimir Vlade Jovanovic (born c. 1973) is a Serbian basketball coach. Jovanović started his coaching career in 1997. He was a coach of youth teams of Borac Čačak, Zemun and Partizan Belgrade. With Partizan he conquered five Serbian Championship title (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010), four Adriatic League trophies (2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010) and three Radivoj Korać Cups (2008, 2009 and 2010) as Duško Vujošević’s first assistant coach.

On 28 June 2010 the managing board of KK Partizan unanimously decided to promote him to head coach. In his first season as head coach Jovanović won Serbian Championship title, Radivoj Korać Cup and ABA League trophy. In his second season as head coach Jovanović won Serbian Championship title and Radivoj Korać Cup. 

With same success coach Jovanovic was leading Serbian U18 national teams, winning 2 European championships with his home country. 

All those things listed above makes coach Vladamir Jovanovic one of the better coaches coming from well known Serbian basketball school. In same time coach Vlade is maybe one of the most underestimated basketball coaches. In his coaching career Jovanovic has worked with great basketball players where we was big part of their development. Beside that fact he was working with great basketball coaches as Dusko Vujosevic, Luka Pavicevic and Sasa Obradovic. 

One you will spend some time watching some of offensive sets Vladimir Jovanovic played during his head coaching time in Lokomotiv Kuban you will clearly understand why we are saying coach Vlade deserves great respect for job he is doing. 


Last year Lokmotiv Kuban under coach Vlade Jovanovic had record of 21 wins and only 8 defeats in 29 games he coached. 


It is great to watch how coach Vladimir Jovanovic is developing different options from simple offensive entries. Take a closer look how many different options and spacings from floppy action and from zipper set he has. When coach Jovanovic is coaching there is peace of cake for every player in his team. 

If you don’t believe that single top pick and pop entry can have so many options spend your time watching coach Vlade Jovanovic set. Impressive spacing and ideas from coach Vladaimir Jovanovic. In same time take look how coach Vlade uses his horns entry.  

From Iverson series coach Jovanovic had couple of quick hitters. Take a look at them. Also don’t skip his slip screen screen away ATO set. 

Pretty common pistol play and options from it by coach Jovanovic. Coach Vlade also played regular spanish P&R game and how did it look you can see on video below. 

Simple elbow P&R team was playing having similar entry to Spanish P&R sets. Check also P&R pin down set which team used for low posting their bigs. 

Also take a closer look at Vlade Jovanovic low post sets both for guards and the big guys. 

While doing all those offensive sets and ideas Vlade Jovanovic doesn’t lack time to lecture about his workouts with big mans, thing coach Jovanovic is well known about.