Suns Coach Igor Kokoskov Says NBA Draft Prospect Luka Doncic Would ‘Fit Great’

Slovenia's Luka Doncic celebrates during their Eurobasket European Basketball Championship final match against Serbia, in Istanbul, Sunday, Sept. 17. 2017. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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New Phoenix Suns head coach Igor Kokoskov coached Luka Doncic on the Slovenian national team at EuroBasket last year and believes Doncic would be a good addition to the Suns, though that doesn’t mean he’ll be the selection at No. 1 overall. 

“With all respect to Luka, I love him as a player—he’s a unique player and a great guy. I think he would fit great on our team, but the options are open,” Kokoskov said on 98.7 FM Arizona Sports’ Suns Postseason Special on Wednesday, per Kellan Olson of


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via Bleacher Report – NBA

May 17, 2018 at 12:49PM


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