The reigning NBA Finals MVP Nikola Jokic has once again viral gone on the internet for showcasing his athleticism while rafting in his native Serbia. Jokic continued his dream run in the NBA as carried the Denver Nuggets to their maiden championship after defeating the Miami Heat in the finals. Before this title season, Joker had won two back-to-back MVP titles to cement his legacy as one of the greatest centres in NBA history.
After this gruelling 2022-23 NBA season, Nikola Jokic has been all over the world enjoying his off-season as recently was spotted rafting with his close friends where he also received several MVP chants from the other individuals rafting in the river. Then as fans cheered on Jokic, the Nuggets superstar climbed on the edge of his raft and pulled off a stunning front flip in the river.
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Talking about Nikola Jokic’s 2022-23 season, the Serbian star nearly won his third consecutive MVP title with a stat line of 24.5 points, 11.8 rebounds and 9.8 assists while shooting 63.2% from the field and 38.3% from the three-point line. He ramped up his production in the Finals and put up a near 30-point triple-double in every game.
Joker has been rewarded with this performance as was among the five players with the highest overall rating in the new NBA 2K24. Jokic joined the ranks of LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Joel Embiid and Luka Donic as the highest-rated players with a rating of 97.