The young Slovenian professional basketball player, Luka Dončić has established his name pretty early in his career. He plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is also known as the player of the Slovenian national team.
The 19 years old player stands tall at a height of 6 feet and 7 inches. Luka is undoubtedly one of the strong players in his team and he has been successful so far in his career, therefore, he harnesses handsome salaries and has a net worth that is very impressive, to say the least.
- Full Name : Luka Dončić
- Birth Date : February 28, 1999
- Birthplace : Ljubljana, Slovenia
- Wiki : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luka_Don/
Luka Dončić: Personal Life
Luka Dončić was born in the year, 1999 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. He celebrates his birthday on the 28th of February. He was raised by his parents, Saša Dončić and Mirjam Poterbin. His father has also remained a basketball player who has played for the Slovenian League and EuroLeague and his mother who was a former dancer, model, is currently known to own a beauty salon. However, following his parents’ divorce in 2008 his custody and legal guardianship was granted to his mother.
For his schooling, Luka attended Osnovna soal Mirana Jarca in Ljubljana, Slovenia. He holds Slovenian nationality and her zodiac sign is Pisces. The player stands tall in a height of 6 feet and 7 inches and weighs up to 99kg which has definitely worked in his favor. It is also known that Luka stopped playing many sports growing up including football because of his height.
Regarding his love life, Luka has not revealed any information on who he is dating. He likes to keep the focus on his career rather than towards his personal life.
- Nationality : Solvenian
- Ethnicity : N A
- Hometown : Ljubljana
- Height : 6 feet and 7 inches
- Weight : 99 kg
- Education : Osnovna soal Mirana Jarca
- Girlfriend : N A
- Children : None
- Parents : Saša Dončić and Mirjam Poterbin
Luka Dončić: Professional Life
Luka Dončić has surely marked his name as one of Slovenia’s talented young basketball player and is most famous for playing for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA) as well as the Slovenian national team.
Luka has been able to accomplish a lot in her career at a young age. He first started playing basketball at the age of 8 at Union Olimpija. He was named Olimpija’s most valuable player in 2011 and led his team to win the Lido di Roma Tournament in 2012.
Luka’s career really took off when he signed a five-year contract with Real Madrid in 2012. While playing for the team, he helped win the Minicopa Endesa in 2013, Ciutat de L’Hospitalet Tournament in 2015 and earned himself the title of MVP accolades of the under-16 Spain championship.
Luke was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in 2018 with the 3rd overall pick in the NBA draft but later traded to Dallas Mavericks with whom he signed a rookie contract. He became the team’s youngest scorer of 20 points when he made 31 points against Minnesota Timberwolves which led him to win the NBA Rookie Of The Month in the Western Conference.
Internationally, the young player has played for Slovenia against Hungary in 2014. He even helped his country to win a gold medal in 2017.
- Profession : Basketball Player
- Worked for : Real Madrid
- Working for : Dallas Mavericks
Luka Dončić: Net worth and Salary
As per his successful career, Luka Dončić has been able to harness huge payroll. His net worth is estimated to be $5 million as of 2019.
- Net Worth : $5 million
- Salary : N A
Luka Dončić: Social Media
Luka Dončić is someone who likes to share bits of his personal life and opinion on social media platforms with his fans so he is mostly active. With his successful career and charismatic personality, he has been able to gain a huge following.