Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic surprisingly has a new logo on his upcoming Air Jordan 36s. In addition to a new logo, Luka Doncic's shoes also feature a beautiful new colorway. ESPN's Nick DePaula previewed the new shoes on his Twitter.
In addition to the upcoming Jordan 36's, Luka Doncic's Slovenian national team jersey makes an appearance. Slovenia's FIBA Olympic qualification confirmed itself recently with a win over Lithuania. Given that Slovenia's population is about 2.1 million, their qualification is a massive achievement. Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic starred alongside Doncic in 2017 when Slovenia won EuroBasket. Only Doncic and Denver Nuggets forward Vlatko Cancar ply their trade in the NBA on the current roster.
Luka Doncic signed with Jordan brand in 2018 upon entering the NBA following the draft. By doing so, Doncic subsequently snubbed Adidas and Puma in the process. The initial contract Doncic signed with Nike (who owns the Jordan brand) is reportedly $100 million over 5 years. With Doncic's current superstar trajectory making the deal worth every penny for Nike. Fellow future NBA sensation Zion Williamson signed a 5 year, $75 million deal with Jordan Brand following his draft. Fellow superstars Jayson Tatum and Chris Paul represent Jordan Brand alongside Doncic.
Despite initial skepticism about his athleticism and adjustment to NBA physicality. Doncic performed at an All-NBA level since entering the league. Immediately establishing himself as not only the face of the Mavericks but the NBA as a whole. The Dallas Mavericks franchise immediately loved Luka Doncic since his first game for them. In fact, the city of Dallas recently declared July 6th as Luka Doncic day.
Luka Doncic's biggest career accomplishments
- NBA All-Star (2020,2021)
- All-NBA First Team (2020,2021)
- NBA Rookie Of The Year (2019)
- All-Rookie First Team (2019)
- EuroLeague MVP (2018)
- All-EuroLeague First Team (2018)
- EuroBasket with Slovenia 2017
- Sports Illustrated Breakout Of The Year (2019)
- EuroLeague Final Four MVP (2018)
- Liga ACB MVP (2018)
- Slovenian Sportsman Of The Year (2018)