Nikola Jokic, who was selected as the NBA regular season player (MVP), announced that he will not be the Serbian national team at the Tokyo Olympics, which will be postponed to this summer. Effectiveness.
The Denver Nuggets player said on Wednesday that he very much hopes to participate in the five ring competition, but after a stressful season, his body needs a longer rest to recover, so he will not appear this summer In the national team. He added that his club also made this proposal, and he accepted it.
I believe that the boys can achieve good results without me, which will bring a lot of happiness. “ Jokic said that he played for his 82 teams in the NBA this season. Since August 1st last year, he has played 109 games, averaging 35 minutes per game.
Federation captain Igor Kokoskov said that he will talk to the center and hope to change his mind and continue to play for the national team.