The Slovenian Luka Doncic was upset at a press conference by the defeat in the NBA Sundays’ against Chicago Bulls (101-117) and assured when asked by EFE, that it was not a good game for his part despite having contributed 36 points, 16 rebounds, and 15 assists. The truth is that I don’t think it was a good game for me. It should have been much better. In the end that (their numbers) don’t matter. We should have won this game and we will have to come out stronger next game.
Doncic to EFE after the meeting. A game in which the Slovenian surpassed Michael Jordan in terms of triple-doubles achieved in his career (29 for the 28 of the six-time NBA champion, precisely with the Bulls). Previously, Doncic was already critical of his game, especially in the second half. In the second half, I played terribly. I was a bit selfish. That was not me in the second half, I took some shots that I should not have taken there had to be. done better in that regard.
He declared. Moving on to the collective level, with a record six victories and six defeats so far this season the Mavericks, Doncic did not want to excuse himself in the losses of the team that against the Bulls had up to six players absent Josh Richardson Tim Hardaway Jr, Dwight Powell, Maxi Kleber, Dorian Finney-Smith and Jalen Brunson. We are missing six players, but I do not think that is an excuse. We have players who can play here, although it is clear that we miss them.
Also, Doncic referred to whether this start of the season is costing them more due to the fact of playing without an audience in their pavilion. We have to create our energy it cannot be that you cannot do it because there are no fans and we have to do between us, in the team