Luka Doncic focuses on game, not refs, as Mavs take Game 5

Luka Doncic entered Game 5 against the Oklahoma City Thunder with a determined focus on basketball, aiming to avoid referee disputes.

Despite frustrations in previous games, Doncic chose joy as his approach, emphasizing his love for playing basketball

Dealing with injuries and tough defense, Doncic delivered his best playoff performance with 31 points, 10 rebounds, and 11 assists.

Doncic had brief, cordial conversations with referees, maintaining his poise throughout the game.

Adjusting his pregame routine, Doncic found his rhythm early, setting the tone for the Mavericks' victory

Doncic's dominant performance included timely scoring, distributing, and defensive plays, leading the Mavericks to a crucial win.