Luka Doncic 2021: Net worth, salary & endorsements
At just 20 years old, Luka Doncic has already become irreplaceable for the Dallas Mavericks and is being regarded as the next big thing in NBA.
Doncic was born on February 28, 1999, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. According to his family, he first touched a basketball when he was seven months old. He rose under the guardianship of his mom, Mirjam Poterbin, after their parents divorced in 2008.
He shone as a youth player for the Slovenian club Union Olimpija. Then, he joined the youth academy of the Spanish club, Real Madrid, at age 13. He became the youngest in the club history to make his senior debut at the age of 16. Moreover, he led Madrid to the 2018 EuroLeague title as an 18-year-old and winning the EuroLeague MVP as well as the Final Four MVP.
In 2018, Doncic declared for the NBA draft and joined the Dallas Mavericks in the United States. He was actually drafted by Atlanta Hawks as the third overall pick, but was traded to Dallas Mavericks. Also, in his sophomore season, Doncic became an NBA All-Star. Doncic plays in the position of point guard with No. 77 jersey.
Doncic is currently known to be together with his girlfriend, Anamaria Goltes.
NBA All-Star (2020)
NBA Rookie of the Year (2019)
All-NBA First Team (2020)
EuroLeague champion (2018)
NBA All-Rookie First Team (2019)
EuroLeague MVP (2018)
EuroLeague Final Four MVP (2018)
All-EuroLeague First Team (2018)
FIBA Intercontinental Cup champion (2015)
After 138 games into his NBA career, Doncic has been averaging 24.7 points, 8.5 rebounds, and 7.2 assists per game. He has previously played four years for Real Madrid in ACB where he averaged 7.8 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 3 assists per game.
In the 2020-21 season, he is currently averaging 25.8 points, nine rebounds, and 7.2 assists per game.
Celebrity net worth estimates the net worth of Luka Doncic as $5 million, and this number is expected to rise significantly. He is still under his rookie-level contract, and it should not be long before he signs a major contract.
Doncic also looks set to sign big endorsement deals as he becomes increasingly popular in the league. He was a sneaker free agent before the start of the season after his shoe deal with Nike expired. In December 2019, Luka Doncic signed a multi-year shoe deal with Air Jordan.
Luka Doncic put his shoes up for auction in 2017 after winning the Euro league to raise money for nurturing young basketball talent. Moreover, he participated in a charity Tennis match after coming into the NBA. The match was organized by Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki.
Luka Doncic’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lukadoncic/?hl=en
Luka Doncic’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/luka7doncic?lang=en
Luka Doncic’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Luka-Doncic-1488928574716660/
|Height||6′ 7″ (2.01 m)|