The first meeting between Luka Doncic and Michael Jordan took place in an All-Star Game and ‘The Boy Wonder’ of the NBA revealed what he felt when he saw ‘Air’ for the first time.
If the very Michael Jordan puts his eyes on you is because you have something special. A Luka Doncić only a little more than one season in the NBA for MJ to sign him to his Air Jordan brand on a five-year, $75 million deal.
Although LeBron James wanted Doncic as his first signing for his team of Nike-sponsored players, the relationship Luka-Jordan He started with all of the law from the first moment. Such was the emotion of the Dallas Mavericks star upon meeting MJ that she was left speechless.
It’s reciprocal! After the ceremony that presented the 75 best players in history during the 2022 NBA All-Star Game, Michael Jordan could not contain himself when he met Luka Doncić and gave him a big hug that led a user on Twitter to say that he was the successor of ‘Air’ chosen by the Chicago Bulls legend himself.
“It’s incredible, I don’t know how to explain that moment. It’s just amazing. MJ knows my name, it’s a lot. Just an amazing moment. I have no words for that.” he claimed Doncic about his encounter with Jordan in the 2022 NBA All-Star Game.
Doncic revealed what he felt the first time he saw Michael Jordan in the NBA
Luka Doncic granted an interview to the program ‘Today NBA’, of ESPN, in the run-up to what will be the launch of his first shoes of the brand ‘Air Jordan’ which will cost $110 and will be the first full-length ‘Formula 23’ foam shoes. The star point guard was asked when was your first meeting with MJ and ended up revealing what he felt when he saw it.
“I met him in my first All-Star Game (2020). It was a celebration of something and he was too nervous. I did not know what to say. I think I was just like, ‘Hi, how are you?'” Luka Doncic revealed.