|No. 00 – New Basket Brindisi|
|League||Lega Basket Serie A|
|Born||May 12, 1987|
|Listed height||1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)|
|Listed weight||102 kg (225 lb)|
|High school||Westland (Galloway, Ohio)|
|NBA draft||2009 / Undrafted|
|2010–2011||New Mexico Thunderbirds|
|2013–2014||Spartak Saint Petersburg|
|2014–2015||Grand Rapids Drive|
|2021-present||New Basket Brindisi|
|Career highlights and awards|
Joshua Lamont Bostic (born May 12, 1987) is an American professional basketball player for New Basket Brindisi of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA) and the FIBA Basketball Champions League (BCL). Standing at 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m), he is a small forward.
Bostic went to the University of Findlay and wrapped up his college career as NABC NCAA Division II National Player of the Year, Division II Bulletin Player of the Year, Midwest Region Player of the Year and Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Player of the Year. He led the Findlay Oilers to winning the 2009 NCAA Division 2 championship, averaging 18.6 points, 6.2 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 2.4 steals a contest during the 2008-09 season.
On August 17, 2011, Bostic signed a one-year deal with Liège Basket of Belgium and earned 2012 Eurobasket.com All-Belgian League 1st Team honors. On June 7, 2012, he signed a two-year deal with Belfius Mons-Hainaut. He left them after one season.
On June 24, 2013, he signed a one-year deal with Élan Chalon of France. On November 11, 2013, he parted ways with Chalon. On November 27, 2013, he signed with Spartak Saint Petersburg of Russia for the rest of the season.
On September 25, 2014, Bostic signed with the Detroit Pistons. However, he was later waived by the Pistons on October 20, 2014. On November 1, 2014, he was acquired by the Grand Rapids Drive as an affiliate player. On January 7, 2015, he was waived by the Drive. The next day, he signed with Spirou Charleroi of the Belgian League for the rest of the season.
On October 18, 2017, Bostic signed with Zadar of Croatia for the rest of the 2017–18 season. He played a great half-season at Zadar during which he was named ABA League MVP of December. On January 29, 2018, he left Zadar and signed with Dinamo Sassari of Italy for the rest of the season.
- "Bostic Named NCAA DII Player of the Year - Findlay". athletics.findlay.edu. Retrieved 2017-05-21.
- "Findlay's Bostic Named 2009 DIIB Player of the Year" (PDF). Retrieved 2017-05-21.
- "Bostic Named Midwest Region Player of the Year - Findlay". athletics.findlay.edu. Retrieved 2017-05-21.
- "Findlay's Josh Bostic Named 2008-09 GLIAC Men's Basketball Player of the Year". GLIAC. 2009-03-05. Retrieved 2017-05-21.
- "#1 Oilers Win National Title In Dramatic Fashion - Findlay". athletics.findlay.edu. Retrieved 2017-05-21.
- Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf joins Kyoto Hannaryz
- 2010 NBA D-League Draft Archived 2010-11-17 at the Wayback Machine
- Belgacom Liege adds Josh Bostic
- "Belgian Basketball, Teams, Scores, Stats, News, Standings - eurobasket". www.eurobasket.com. Retrieved 2017-05-21.
- Dexia Mons-Hainaut sign Josh Bostic to a two-year deal
- ELAN CHALON adds swingman Bostic
- Chalon sign Kris Joseph, part ways with Bostic and Jurevicus
- Spartak SPB signs Josh Bostic
- Detroit Pistons Sign Four to Training Camp Roster
- "Pistons release Thabeet, three others". Archived from the original on 2014-12-09. Retrieved 2014-10-21.
- Grand Rapids DRIVE: 2014-15 Draft Archived 2014-11-14 at the Wayback Machine
- NBA D-League 2014-15 Transactions Archived 2015-06-26 at the Wayback Machine
- Charleroi tabs Josh Bostic, parts ways with William Hatcher
- VEF Riga signs Josh Bostic
- FIRMATO JOSH BOSTIC (in Italian)
- Josh Bostic inks a deal with Zadar
- MVP of December: Joshua Bostic (Zadar)
- Josh Bostic nella pattuglia biancoblu (in Italian)
- "UNAHOTELS, ingaggiato Josh Bostic" (in Italian). pallacanestroreggiana.it. 4 August 2020.
- "Risolto il contratto di Josh Bostic" (in Italian). pallacanestroreggiana.it. 22 February 2021.
- "Josh Bostic è un nuovo giocatore della Happy Casa Brindisi" (in Italian). newbasketbrindisi.it. 22 February 2021.