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5 things Mavericks fans should be thankful for

Dallas Mavericks, Luka Doncic, Dirk Nowitzki
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Dallas Mavericks, Luka Doncic
Dallas Mavericks, Luka Doncic / Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Thing Dallas Mavericks fans should be thankful for: 1. Luka Doncic

Not often does a team seamlessly transition from one superstar to another, but the Mavericks did that as Dirk Nowitzki and Luka Doncic shared the court for one season. It was the final season in a 21-year career for Dirk, and Luka’s rookie campaign in the NBA.

Doncic is already reaching legendary status in just his fourth seasons. The 22-year-old already has two first-team All-NBA honors to his name, and he figures to annually be in the running for MVP. Luka is special. The way he commands the court and can create is otherworldly. Doncic is a special talent that will keep getting better.

Luka is about to lead the Mavericks to a third straight playoff appearance, and it will not be long before he has them in position to contend for a championship. Fans should be thankful for the Slovenia sensation because every team in the league would love to have Luka Doncic.

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Dallas Mavericks supporters have a lot to be thankful for past, present, and future. Employing Luka Doncic and Dirk Nowitzki is special. The team has a bright future and is looking to bring a second championship to Dallas. Do not miss a game because that could be the night Doncic makes history.