Will he retire soon? This is what Nikola Jokic said about his future in the league
A lot has changed since Nikola Jokic was selected in the second round of the NBA draft in 2014. The Serbian went from being an everyday player to winning two regular-season MVP awards and starring with the Denver Nuggets.
The position's career has become a blessing and an example for any beginner who wants to reach the best basketball in the world and achieve a stable participation that will allow him to be in the elite for several years in the higher discipline.
Jokic, on the other hand, has shown his more human side off the court, and being considered an NBA superstar can be somewhat tiring for the apprentice, who is vying for his third title. Most valuable player In the current campaign. The player talked about his sporting life and left some statements that surprised the league.
“I don't like this life. Some like to be famous and others don't. I hope that no one will know me when I finish my career. That my children will remember me as a father, not as a player. This is my goal.” “goal in life”the player announced on teammate Michael Porter Jr.'s podcast.
2.11 Center acknowledged this He wants to live a normal life like everyone else once he finishes his career in the best boards in the world. Plus, remember the moments when he wasn't a starter for Denver.
“When I arrived here I was the fifth choice. Everyone was ahead of me. There was a moment when (Jusuf) Nurkic and I started playing together, but it didn't work out. After a few months I started to start.” Everything roseJokic commented.
The Joker is having another great year with the Nuggets after averaging 25.7 points per night, 12.3 rebounds, 9.1 assists, 55.9% on field goals, and 44.4% on three-pointers, in 34 games played.