Mavericks guard Luka Doncic won Rookie of the Year at the NBA Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. on Monday.
The 20-year-old Slovenian is the fourth international player to win the award, joining Ben Simmons, Andrew Wiggins and Pau Gasol. Doncic posted a historic rookie season, becomming the first rookie since Oscar Robertson in 1960-61 to average at least 20 points, six rebounds and six assists per game.
Dallas finished 14th in the West in 2018-19 at 33–49. Doncic finished the season with 21.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and six assists per game, shooting 42.7% from the field and 32.7% from three.
Doncic is Dallas' second Rookie of the Year. Jason Kidd won the award in 1994-95.