Mavericks first-round pick Luka Doncic was not dressed to play in Sunday’s game against Milwaukee, missing the hope from Dallas owner Mark Cuban that he would make his debut.
Doncic has yet to sign a contract with the Mavericks after they made a draft-day trade with Atlanta and he was selected No. 3 overall. He needs to pass a physical and receive clearance from FIBA before he can sign.
Dallas and his EuroLeague club Real Madrid on Saturday. It is unclear if or when Doncic will play in Las Vegas this summer.
“I want to see him just as bad as everybody else,” Cuban told the Review-Journal on Friday.
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