Luka Doncic, the Dallas Mavericks’ standout, saw the end of his FIBA World Cup journey as Slovenia fell to Canada 100-89 in the quarterfinals on Wednesday. During the fourth quarter, both Doncic and Canada’s Dillon Brooks were ejected from the game. However, it was Brooks who added a playful twist to the situation and Dillon Brooks brings out boxing gloves after FIBA win over Luka Doncic.
Following the game, Brooks waited in the tunnel for his teammates, sporting a pair of boxing gloves and playfully throwing punches, symbolizing their victory.
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Doncic mentioned that FIBA officials seemed hesitant to call fouls on Brooks during the game. If this were indeed the case, albeit in jest, one could speculate that the officials might have thought Dillon Brooks brings out boxing gloves after FIBA win ready for them had the game taken a different turn.