The guide is impressive given the potency of the freshman course When it may be premature to announce Luka Doncic this year’s Rookie of the Year.
The 20-year-old is keeping company that is historic. He would join Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson as the only two rookies to average 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists if the campaign closed now. He has even blown projections . The Dallas Mavericks didn’t stop at the same unicorn. They rolled the dice on another before the deadline, landing 7’3″ shot-blocker and three-point sniper Kristaps Porzingis. Sure, he’s coming off an ACL tear and won’t play with this year, before heading down, but he was doing things that is previously unseen.
Porzingis and pairing Doncic gives Dallas its blueprint for its Nowitzki era, and the ceiling is already high enough to turn that plan.
“Dallas currently has two gamers under the age of 25 who could be the top two players on a championship team,” The Ringer’s Jonathan Tjarks wrote. “Just about every team in the league could kill for that opportunity.”
The Mavs also created spending money and a bounce of a couple of balls could retain their top-five-protected pick away from the Hawks. While factoring in the dangers a free agent this offseason, Dallas’ future looks bright.

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