The Dallas Mavericks have raced into the top four in the Western Conference behind an incredible second half of the season from superstar Luka Doncic. Over his last 40 games played, the 23-year-old averaged 30.1 points, 9.7 rebounds, 8.8 assists, and 1.2 steals on 46.1 percent shooting from the field and 36.6 percent on his threes. Doncic is playing the best basketball of his career, and he deserves his third straight first-team All-NBA selection.
Luka is becoming one of the faces of the league too. Fans have seen him take his game to another level in the postseason, and a deep playoff run could make the Mavericks superstar one of the most talked-about players in the NBA. He has already received plenty of recognition, and Doncic just continues to improve.
Luka was part of the NBA’s commercial to get people pumped about the playoffs. Here is a look at the advertisement, and a behind-the-scenes peek at Doncic filming his clip.
See behind the scenes of Luka Doncic making NBA Lane playoff commercial
The league dropped the commercial on March 30 as the regular season began to wind down. April 10 is the final day of the regular season with the play-in tournament to follow. The playoffs begin on April 16, and the Mavericks are on pace to have homecourt in their opening-round series. Here is a look at the NBA Lane playoff commercial.
Fans can see Doncic filming his spot below. He shows off his trademark humor and expresses his gratitude for being included in the commercial and the NBA Lane series.
Luka Doncic is well on his way to being the face of the NBA. He is already a three-time All-Star, two-time All-NBA selection, and 2019 Rookie of the Year. The Dallas Mavericks superstar is in the early stages of a legendary career, and fans won’t want to miss a second of the action.
Expect plenty more recognition to come as he keeps improving his game. Stay tuned to see what Luka Doncic can pull off next.