Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic pokes fun at his dunking ability

Tyler Watts
Dallas Mavericks Luka Doncic (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Dallas Mavericks Luka Doncic (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) /

Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic pokes fun at his dunking chops

Dallas Mavericks fans have seen a new Luka Doncic this season. The 21-year-old has transformed into a superstar before our eyes. He went from winning the Rookie of the Year to starting in the All-Star game in a matter of months. Doncic was also in the MVP race this season. See where he stands here.

Doncic can do it all on the offensive end of the floor. He is the engine of the Mavs. Luka is averaging 28.7 points and 8.7 assists per game this season. His commitment to getting to the rim and finishing allowed him to take another step forward. It has opened up the Mavericks’ offense too. Dallas has the best offensive rating in NBA history thanks to Luka.

Luka Doncic is never afraid to poke fun at himself either. He had a hilarious response to one of his highlight videos on June 3.

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Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic makes fun at his dunking ability

Most fans know that Luka played professionally for Real Madrid before coming to the NBA. As a teenager, he led them to a EuroLeague title where Doncic picked up the MVP award. That was one of many feathers in his cap before coming to the Mavericks.

Real Madrid posted a video of Luka’s best dunks on Wednesday. Doncic had a classic response to the post. See it all below.


Mavericks fans get excited when Doncic throws one down. It does not happen often, though According to Basketball-Reference, Luka has just 13 dunks this season. He is usually getting crafty to finish around the rim. Despite Doncic poking fun, he can still throw one down when the situation calls for it.

Mavs supporters should be excited to see what Luka Doncic can do in Orlando when play resumes. The 21-year-old started off the season hot. Hopefully, he repeats it in Disney and leads Dallas on a deep playoff run. Regardless, it is going to be a blast to watch his first NBA playoff experience, so make sure you tune in.

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