Luka Doncic once again stole the show against New Orleans Pelicans as he bagged 49 points to hand Dallas Mavericks a win. This was Mavericks’ second consecutive win the league and now they’re 5th in the table. However, after the win, there’s a stats of Luka Doncic which has blown up the minds of several fans.
Luka has been running riots for Mavericks once again and almost carrying his team. In the game against the LA Clippers which ended 99-97, in favor of the Clippers, Doncic scored 45 points. This was more than 45% of Mavericks’ points in the match.
Is Luka Doncic Having A Dream Season, Know His Stats Here
Donic scored 49 points against Pelicans. He also made 8 assists and 15 rebounds. The big points here, this is not an unusual match where Luka scored 45 or more than 45 [points in a game. In fact this is his 3rd game in the last 4 matches where Doncic scored more than 45 points.
🪄 LUKA MAGIC 🪄
Luka EXPLODED for 49 PTS to power the @dallasmavs to victory in New Orleans. Luka has scored 45+ points in 3 of his last 4 games! #MFFL@luka7doncic: 49 PTS, 15 REB, 8 AST, 7 3PM pic.twitter.com/pWHLvqU7zE
— NBA (@NBA) February 18, 2022
Earlier in games against, LA Clippers, he bagged 45 points and 51 points in two games respectively. In his last match against Miami Heat, Doncic scored 21 points in 38 minutes with 10 rebounds and 6 assists.
As per these stats, Luka Doncic is clearly having a better season than LeBron James, Stephen Curry, and Kevin Durant. No doubt all three are world-class players and have proved themselves many times this season. But, Doncic is putting those big numbers consistently and that is what gives him the upper edge against these big names.
Doncic also became the 4th player in NBA history with multiple 45 points, 15 rebounds, and 5 assists in a calendar month.
Luka Dončić is the 4th player in NBA history (Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor, Walt Bellamy) with multiple 45-point, 15-rebound, 5-assist games in a calendar month and the 1st since Wilt Chamberlain in January 1966. pic.twitter.com/gIuRwAZdh9
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) February 18, 2022
Let’s have a look at some of the famous Tweets which came after this massive performance.
That’s a huge compliment!
Luka Doncic against the Clippers pic.twitter.com/8z8whJKuou
— Burners Hookah⚡️ (@DoncicForThree) February 11, 2022
watching Luka Doncic play basketball pic.twitter.com/TZp4Q5qVHV
— House Mavericks (@HouseMavericks) February 18, 2022
Who else agrees to this?
Luka Doncic is the best player in the NBA right now.
— Mike Bacsik (@MikeBacsik) February 18, 2022
Watching Luka Doncic rn pic.twitter.com/7R39DlcyTK
— The People’s Tweeter (@RKonkle_Mavs) February 18, 2022
28 points in 10 minutes! Wow
Luka Doncic has 28 points in 10 minutes.
— Rob Perez (@WorldWideWob) February 11, 2022
This season, Luka has been scoring 27 points per game which is the 6th best in NBA this season. He’s also registering 9 rebounds and assists per game.
Despite these huge numbers, Doncic is not in the starting lineup of NBA All-stars this season.
What are your views on Luka Doncic’s insane stats and performance this season? Is he having a better season than LeBron James And Kevin Durant?