Days before the NBA draft, while a number of projected lottery picks participated in sponsorship events in New York City, Luka Doncic won a championship.
At age 19, Doncic led Real Madrid to the Liga ACB finals — the championship series for professional teams in Spain’s top division. And in Game 4 on Tuesday, Real Madrid clinched the title, defeating Baskonia 96-85.
Doncic, who will travel to New York for Thursday night’s NBA draft, only scored eight points in his final game. But that did not prevent him from burying this one-legged 3-pointer in crunch time.
Luka Doncic is CLUTCH with an incredible three-pointer on one footpic.twitter.com/zZJlsZ2POH
— Sportando (@Sportando) June 19, 2018
With Tuesday’s win, Doncic — who is from Slovenia — became the youngest player to ever win ACB title, EuroLeague title, EuroLeague MVP and EuroLeague Final Four MVP. Many have called him the safest pick in Thursday’s NBA draft.
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