Dragan Bender (born November 17, 1997) is a Croatian professional basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He stands 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m) and plays the power forward and center positions. He was selected by the Phoenix Suns with the fourth overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. Bender represents the Croatian national team, with experience in the FIBA Europe junior tournaments. Before playing in Israel, he competed with multiple teams in Croatia and in Nikola Vujčić's academy.