Luka Doncic set to return on Wednesday

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Giannis Askounis

12/Feb/20 09:07

After missing seven games, Luka Doncic claims he is ready to get back in action.

By John Askounis/

Luka Doncic went through full practice on Tuesday and afterwards told reporters that he will play in Wednesday’s NBA 2019-20 Regular Season match between the Dallas Mavericks and the Sacramento Kings at the American Airlines Center. His team will be wrapping up its schedule prior to the All Star Game break.

Out with a right ankle injury since late January, the Mavericks went 3-4 in his absence and fell to 32-22 overall for the current season. He is officially considered questionable for the meeting with the Kings, but both himself and head coach Rick Carlisle spoke optimistically ahead of the upcoming contest.

Doncic additionally confirmed that he intends to play in both the Rising Stars and the All Star games in Chicago this weekend. Up to his injury was averaging 28.8 points, 9.5 rebounds, 8.7 assists and 1 steal per contest.