On Tuesday morning, Luka Doncic formally signed his five-year, $207 million extension. This grew to become the biggest assured rookie extension in NBA historical past, which is well-deserved for all he’s completed in Dallas thus far.
Shortly after signing this new deal, the Mavericks held a press convention in Slovenia, which included Doncic, Mark Cuban, Jason Kidd, Nico Harrison, amongst others.
One factor that caught out was Doncic wanting to enhance workforce chemistry. After taking Slovenia all the best way to the bronze medal recreation within the Tokyo Olympics, he noticed what actual workforce chemistry seems like.
As such, Doncic talked about wanting to hold that over into his play with the Mavericks going ahead.
“I feel one of the vital essential issues to successful is the chemistry on the court docket. I feel that’s what we want in Dallas,” said Doncic on Tuesday.
He attributed a number of the success his dwelling workforce had within the Olympics to being on the identical web page and having one another’s backs.
Whereas the Mavericks did add a number of small items to the roster in free company, it seems the subsequent step in the direction of changing into a championship workforce is constructing chemistry.