The Dallas Mavericks are ready to make moves this offseason. They know they need to improve the roster around Luka Doncic. The Mavs want to jump into title contention. Finding the right pieces to lift them there will be the goal for the organization this summer.
First, Luka is focusing on the Olympics. The 22-year-old lifted Slovenia to Tokyo with a 31-point triple-double in their win over Lithuania. It was an incredible performance, but Doncic has no plans on stopping there. He wants to guide Slovenia to a medal in their first Olympic Games.
Luka has his game locked in. He made another impossible trick shot on July 13. Let us take a closer look at the make and what to expect from Doncic in the Olympic Games.
Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic hits another wild trick shot
Team Slovenia posted Luka’s make on Twitter. Doncic is in his native country practicing for the Olympics. He continues making unbelievable shots in the build-up to Tokyo.
Slovenia is in Group C in the Olympics. They face Argentina in their first game on July 26. They also face Japan and Spain in the group phase. Luka Doncic and his team must finish in the top two in their group to advance to the quarterfinals. The two best third-place teams will also advance to the knockout phase.
Doncic is locked in and ready to lead Slovenia to a medal. He will be the best player on the court in every group stage game. Expect plenty of monster performances from the 22-year-old superstar in Tokyo.
The back-to-back losses by Team USA in exhibition play has the Olympic basketball tournament feeling more wide open than ever. Slovenia is among the medal favorites heading into Tokyo. They have a fantastic five-out offense led by the Dallas Mavericks superstar.
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