Denver Nuggets superstar Nikola Jokic recently revealed which former San Antonio Spurs players he modeled his game after during an interview with TNT’s Inside the NBA on Wednesday, May 11. Jokic won his second-straight NBA MVP award on Monday, May 9. He averaged 27.1 points, 13.8 rebounds, and 7.9 assists with a career-high 58.3 shooting percentage while leading the Nuggets to a 48-34 record and the sixth seed in the playoffs, according to Sports Illustrated.
In the interview with TNT’s Ernie Johnson, Jokic said he looked up to Spurs legend Tim Duncan when he first came into the NBA. He said, “Of course Tim Duncan. I think he’s a great player and someone you can look up to.”
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