On Tuesday morning, Luka Doncic formally signed his five-year, $207 million extension. This turned the biggest assured rookie extension in NBA historical past, which is well-deserved for all he’s carried out 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 to be like.
As such, Doncic talked about wanting to hold that over into his play with the Mavericks going ahead.
“I feel one of the essential issues to profitable is the chemistry on the court docket. I feel that’s what we’d like in Dallas,” said Doncic on Tuesday.
He attributed lots of the success his residence workforce had within the Olympics to being on the identical web page and having one another’s backs.
Whereas the Mavericks did add a couple of small items to the roster in free company, it seems the following step in direction of changing into a championship workforce is constructing chemistry.