Facts of Luka Doncic
|Full Name:||Luka Doncic|
|Age:||21 years 5 months|
|Birth Date:||February 28, 1999|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
|Birth Place:||Ljubljana, Slovenia|
|Father's Name:||Sasa Doncic|
|Mother's Name:||Mirjam Poterbin|
|Marital Status:||In Relation|
|Profession:||Professional Basketball Player|
|Education:||Osnovna šola Mirana Jarca|
|Idiolize / Admires:||Vassilis Spanoulis|
|Height / How tall? :||6 feet 7 inches (2.01m)|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Award:||NBA Rookie of the Year|
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Luka Doncic is a Slovenian professional basketball player for the Slovenian national team and the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Luka’s position is Point guard/Small forward. Before arriving in the NBA, he played for Real Madrid Baloncesto of the Spanish Basketball League.
Luka Doncic: Age, Parents, Family, Ethnicity, College
Luka Doncic was born in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on February 28, 1999, to Mirjam Poterbin(mother), owner of beauty salons, and Saša Dončić(father), who is a basketball coach and former basketball player. As of 2019, his age is just 20. His parents got divorced in 2008 with legal guardianship going to his mom, Mirjam Poterbin. Luka went to Osnovna šola Mirana Jarca for his education.
Regarding his ethnicity, his mother is of Slovenian descent and his father is of Serbian descent making his ethnicity Mixed(Slovenian, Serbian).
Luka Doncic: Career, Highlights, Real Madrid, Dallas Mavericks, Stats
Luka Doncic’s professional career began at the tender age of 13. In February 2012, he was loaned to Spanish club Real Madrid for Minicopa Endesa which is an under-14 Spanish club competition. There, he averaged 13 points, four rebounds, and 2.8 assists.
In September of 2012, he signed a five-year contract with Real Madrid Baloncesto. After just 4-5 months, in February 2013, he led Real Madrid to a Maricopa Endesa victory averaging 24.5 points, 13 rebounds, and four assists per game with his team.
On April 30, 2015, he made his professional debut for Real Madrid in the Liga ACB. At age 16, he became the third-youngest debutant in the history of the famous league behind and the youngest debutant in the history of Real Madrid.
Doncic set a record in a match against with an average of 15 points and six rebounds. Throughout the 2016-2017 season, he averaged 7.5 points and 4.4 rebounds over 42 Liga ACB games.
On June 21, 2018, he was selected as a third pick by the NBA team Atlanta Hawks in the 2018 NBA draft only behind Deandre Ayton and Marvin Bagley III. However, after that, he was traded to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for Trae Young.
On July 9, 2018, Luka Doncic signed an $11million rookie contract with the Dallas team. On October 17, 2018, Luka made his regular-season debut for the Mavericks. With an average of 21.2 points and 6 assists per game, Doncic became the NBA Rookie of the Year for his stellar performances throughout the season. He broke many records along the way.
In the 2019-2020 season, 26.7 points per game and 9.1 assists making him one of the favorites for the season’s MVP.
Luka Doncic: Net Worth, Salary, Contract
Doncic has an estimated net worth of around $5 million. On July 9, 2018, he signed a contract with the Mavericks and has a salary of around $6 million annually.
Luka Doncic: Girlfriend
Doncic is in a relationship with the Slovenian model Anamaria Goltes. She has mentioned her boyfriend saying,
“People have best friend, boyfriend, true love. I’m lucky they are all the same person.”
The couple reportedly started dating back in 2016, and just three days before the NBA Drafts, the pair had broken up. However, they are back together as they can be seen together in several social media posts of each other. Anamaria usually is seen in pictures with a Maverick jersey of her boyfriend.
Luka Doncic: Height, Weight
Luka has a height of 6 feet 7 inches. Similarly, he weights around 99 kg (218 lbs).
Luka Doncic: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Luka Doncic is active on social media sites. He has around 2.9 million followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has around 352k followers and his Twitter account has around 488k followers.
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