The Age of Jokic needs to take shape

The Serbian center has to work on his weight and maturity

BY DAVID THORPE

There was a time, not too long ago, when Nikola Jokic was the second-best player entering training camp–at his position, on his first NBA team. There was a time, just a few years earlier, when he looked more like a gigantically tall Augustus Gloop from Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory than he did a professional athlete. Those days are long…

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