Luka Doncic is one of the prominent names in the world of NBA (National Basketball Association). Currently, he plays for Dallas Mavericks as a point guard/small guard. He started his professional career with Real Madrid Baloncesto of the Spanish Basketball League.
He earns $6,569,040 as his yearly salary from Dallas Mavericks for the 2019 season. Further, he receives $32,618,812 according to the contract, and he has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
Luka Doncic Bio & Early’s Life
The Superstar player of Dallas Mavericks was born on February 28, 1999, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. He was born to Slovenian parents Sasa Doncic and Mirjam Poterbin. His father is a former basketball player and coach, while his mother earlier worked as a dancer and a successful model.
Luka’s father served as the coach of the Euro League and Slovenian team.
He belongs to the mixed ethnicity of Slovenian and Serbian descent. The relationship between Doncic parents did not sustain long. In 2008, Luka’s parents filed for divorce, and legal custody was allowed to his mother.
Since his childhood, Luka was passionate about basketball. At the age of 7, he played basketball at primary school in his hometown. He later attended Ljubljana’s high school “Osnovna solo Mirana Jarca” where he played for Slovenian club Union Olimpija.
Professional Career & Success Story of Luka Doncic
Luka Doncic started his professional career at the age of 13. In February 2012, he was loaned to the Spanish club Real Madrid for Minicopa Endesa, an under-14 Spanish club competition. During that game, he had 13 points, 4 rebounds, and 2.8 assists.
On April 30, 2015, Luka made his professional debut for Real Madrid in the Liga ACB. At the age of 16, he was the third-youngest debutant ion the history of ACB league after Angel Rebolo and Ricky Rubio.
With an average of 15 points and 6 rebounds, Doncic made a record game against Club Basket Bilbao. During 2016-17, he averaged 7.5 and rebounds in 42 ACB games.
On June 21, 2018, Atlanta Hawks selected him as a third pick in the 2018 NBA draft behind Marvin Bagley III and Deandre Ayton. However, he was sent to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for Trae Young.
On July 9, 2018, Doncic agreed in an $11million rookie contract with the Mavericks. On October 17, 2018, Luka made his regular-season debut with an average of 10 points and eight rebounds.
What is Slovenian NBA player Salary, Career Earnings & Net Worth?
As Luka Doncic is a new face of the NBA world, so his net worth is yet to be calculated but can be assumed approx $5 million. On July 9, 2018, he agreed on a contract with Dallas Mavericks and to date he made the earnings of $6,560,640 from his NBA games.
19 years aged, Luka Doncic earns an average salary of $6,569,040 per year. Further details about his future earnings are listed in the table below.
Luka Doncic Car’s Collections & Brand Endorsements
Being one of the rising names in the world of the NBA, his incomes certainly support himself to buy a high performance and luxurious cars for him.
He owns a Porsche Panamera and Audi A7 which costs around $85,000 and $69,700 respectively.
Furthermore, he also has been part of several endorsements. He agreed on a deal with Nike in his last year in the Euro league till his rookie season.
According to Shams Carania and Tim and Tim Cato of the Athletic, Luka Dončić is reportedly closing in on a lucrative, multi-year endorsement deal with Jordan Brand. The deal is expected to be a five year.
Earlier, he had a deal with Nike during his rookie season and it’s expired in the off season. Since then, he worn shoes from companies like Jordan Brand, Under Armour, Puma, and Adidas.
Is NBA super star dating former Lingerie model Anamaria Goltes?
Doncic is in on and off relationship with Slovenian Anamaria Goltes,who is a former Lingerie Model. Goltes mentioned her boyfriend saying, “People have best friend, boyfriend, and true love. I’m lucky they are all the same person.”
The couple started their affair in 2016, and just three days before the NBA Drafts, the two splits up. However, Doncic and Anamaria are back in their relationship as they can be seen together in several social media posts.
Furthermore, Anamaria is a stunning lady with perfect body shape and outstanding height. Well, her Instagram account is full of her modeling pose pics, where she looked adorable.
She loves to wears jersey with Doncic’s name on the back. So, the couple seems to have reunited, and currently, their relationship is going even stronger than before.
How tall is NBA player Luka Doncic?
The NBA Small forward Luka Doncic has a good height of 6 Feet 7 inches, which is around 2.06m. Her body weight is around 99 kg (218 lbs). He is able to speak four languages which include Slovenian, Spanish, Serbian, and English. Luka is fond of tattoos and inked an image of a tiger on his left forearm.
He is also popular on social networking sites. As he has 3.2 m followers, 572 following, and 1,409 posts on her Instagram account.