Luka Doncic is one of the best players in the NBA right now. He gets compared to various players from the past.
Former NBA coach George Karl offered his take on which player the Slovenian superstar is resembles the most.
According to him, it’s Rick Barry, 1975 NBA champion and Finals MVP, who averaged more than 30 points per game in four seasons. He is a strong proponent of enforcing basketball rules in the NBA.
“If you’re looking for a good Luka comp, it’s Rick Barry – one of the best all around scorers in history, able to control the flow of the game, great playmaker, underrated defender! Agree??” Karl tweeted.
Doncic is currently averaging league-high 33.8 points, 9.1 rebounds and 8.6 assists in 37.5 minutes per game.