Many of them were bigger and faster than me too, so I had to beat them with my brain. Starting in the next session, he primarily practiced with Olimpija's under team, but due to league rules, he only played for the club's under selection team, coming off the bench against opponents three or four years older than him.
In the semi-final round of the event against Victoria Fermo, he posted 29 points and 15 rebounds, and in a title-clinching win over Lazio, he erupted for 54 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists. In the final game of the tournament, he contributed 25 points, 16 rebounds, and 5 steals to defeat FC Barcelona and win MVP honours.
With the reserve team, he averaged He played against the Boston Celtics in an NBA preseason game on October 8, , collecting 4 rebounds, 1 assist, and 1 block.
He was then traded to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for the draft rights to Trae Young and a protected future first round pick in He's just too good. We get a guy we think is franchise foundation piece.
After initial struggles, he produced a personal 11—0 run in the final minutes of the game.
He's unbelievable in pick and roll play. His court vision is already unbelievable. He's a good shooter when he has time and I think he's going to be great for [the Dallas Mavericks ] for a long, long time I could shoot a little bit but I never had the court vision He's going to pick defenses apart and it's going to be fun to watch.