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Mavericks Star Luka Doncic Gets Disrespected

By Tulisan Keren

September 20, 2022

Luka Doncic Disrespected

Dallas Mavericks fans will soon be able to witness Luka Doncic once more since the season is just around the corner.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

This summer, they had the opportunity to watch him compete in EuroBasket, but now he'll be back to suiting up for the Mavericks once more.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

Not many NBA supporters got the chance to watch their favourite star compete over the summer.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

Fans of the Milwaukee Bucks and Denver Nuggets had similar experiences

Luka Doncic Disrespected

but Mavericks supporters can still consider themselves fortunate that they weren't forced to wait too long between Doncic appearances.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

Even after the competition is over, Doncic received utter disdain. Doncic was not included in the starting five of the EuroBasket All-Tournament Team despite posting impressive scores.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

In a piece published on September 18, Sports Illustrated's Dalton Trigg commented on the omission.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

Given that Spain won the entire tournament, they should have had at least one player on the All-Tournament Team, but having two gives room for someone to be left off.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

and Doncic most certainly was overlooked here, in our judgement," Trigg wrote. "Doncic should've been there as well with the numbers he put up.

Luka Doncic Disrespected

If Antetokounmpo was able to make the All-Tournament Team despite Greece also being eliminated in the quarterfinals."