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News from American Sports – Basketball star Jokic in Serbia's Olympic squad – Sports

News from American Sports – Basketball star Jokic in Serbia's Olympic squad – Sports

News from American Sports – Basketball star Jokic in Serbia's Olympic squad – Sports – SRF


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Nikola Jokic.

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NBA: Jokic in Paris

NBA star Nikola Jokic has joined the Serbian national team's provisional Olympic squad. The Denver Nuggets midfielder, who has been named the North American League's Most Valuable Player three times, is one of 16 basketball players on coach Svetislav Pesic's team. The team includes five professional players in the NBA, along with Jokic, Vasiliy Mesic and Aleksei Pokusevski (both Charlotte Hornets), Nikola Jovic (Miami Heat), and Bogdan Bogdanovic (Atlanta Hawks). At the start of the Olympics on July 28 in Paris, Serbia will face the American star lineup of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Joel Embiid and Stephen Curry.


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