Chauncey Billups breaks down Luka Doncic film to show why he's so good | NBA Countdown

  • Published on Jan 5, 2019
  • Chauncey Billups explains to Michelle Beadle and Paul Pierce on NBA Countdown why Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic has been so good during the 2018-19 NBA season.
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Comments • 590

    PRIME 4 hours ago

    Sleepin on robert covington smdh😥

  • The Revolutionary Leftist

    European basketball at its best

  • Chirag Desai
    Chirag Desai 4 days ago

    This type of analysis should be the norm. Not like that piece of shit "Max" who just wants to argue all the time

    • Chirag Desai
      Chirag Desai 2 days ago

      @MintTV CSGO agreed but analysis is much more appreciated than debating over things that aren't real. Skip & Stephen A Smith are really good analyst & so is Shannon but when they start debating about Who's the GOAT, what do they feel about Tom Brady... Like the amount of time they've discussed the same fucking thing is unparalleled.
      I think that's why TNT is really popular... Funny but always talking about the game on hand & not debating who's the GOAT

    • MintTV CSGO
      MintTV CSGO 2 days ago

      Chirag Desai I do agree but first take is a debate show for a reason

  • Tom s
    Tom s 5 days ago +11

    Paul Pierce: Luka reminds me of myself when I played in middle school. When he's in his 5th year he might be as good as I was when I was a rookie

  • Benjamin Peters
    Benjamin Peters 9 days ago

    I read why he's no good

    TROS SPONSOR 9 days ago

    Future MVP

  • Evan Stowers
    Evan Stowers 9 days ago

    Chauncey still working hard at his jib I can see.

  • cmac brown
    cmac brown 15 days ago

    He's going to be the greatest of all time, no doubt, and he will make it look effortless

  • OgLoC2
    OgLoC2 23 days ago

    "you knew Chauncy" no you are casual basketball fan Beadle. You didnt have to watch Real Madrid games to know this man would be special lmfao

  • jason robbins
    jason robbins Month ago

    Im so glad they got rid of PP

  • Jullius.
    Jullius. Month ago

    Chauncey the only black dude to pronounce his name right. It’s DON-CHEECH not DON-KICH.

  • k bouffort
    k bouffort 2 months ago

    I don't know why am I so optimistic with him, but if it does not get injured, he can be someone that touch MJ's level

  • Mladen Kovljanic
    Mladen Kovljanic 2 months ago

    This kid is special! He realy is!

  • Lucas Liso
    Lucas Liso 2 months ago

    Anyone that saw him playing in Real Madrid wouldn't be surprised at all at everything he's doing right now in the NBA.
    NBA "Scouts", if one can actually use that word for someone that doesn't actually DO scouting, know nothing about basketball outside of the NCAA, and that is keeping them from finding real talent outside. The San Antonio Spurs is one of the few NBA teams that don't have that problem, and were able to build a dinasty by hiring good players from Europe in Parker and Ginobili.
    Now, to be fair, the fans also play a role in this problem. Let's not forget that when New York drafted Porzingis, several fans booed him.

  • hochha
    hochha 2 months ago +1

    Doncic reminds me of Larry Bird.

  • TaMèreLeDinosaure 78
    TaMèreLeDinosaure 78 2 months ago

    please chauncey come do something with minny

  • beeboops b
    beeboops b 3 months ago +5

    I'm from Malaysia.. I'm watching NBA becoz of him.... Luka

  • Joseph Velasco
    Joseph Velasco 3 months ago

    With the addition of Porzingis, Mavs is a team to watch. Bring in Ty Jerome and Kyle from Virigina Tech...

  • Basic Video
    Basic Video 3 months ago

    rookie of the year, watch magic luka, subscribe. thank you

  • Danton Steele
    Danton Steele 4 months ago

    that was a lazer ass pass

  • TheSoundgarden01
    TheSoundgarden01 4 months ago

    Hated Billips when he played my Mavs...... but he's a excellent analyst.

  • arrowshot3000
    arrowshot3000 4 months ago

    "look at this laser pass to deandre jordan. julius randle didn't even know what was happening on the play" lmao

  • TenThumbs Productions
    TenThumbs Productions 4 months ago

    ESPN, More Chauncey, please. Let's see him on First Take or something, too.

  • Mak Are You Guitar
    Mak Are You Guitar 5 months ago

    trae young left the conversation

  • mz mz
    mz mz 5 months ago +9

    Pass at 1:55 looks simple, but it requires SO MUCH vision and timing to execute. DJ appears open as he starts his roll, but he's actually not because of all the help converging on him (especially from Davis). Luka waits a split second to when DJ is seemingly surrounded, THEN decides to pass the ball just as the help starts to recover back to the perimeter and their momentum takes them away from DJ. Luka doesn't pass to the open player who will be covered, he passes to the covered player who WILL be open.

  • Darren King
    Darren King 5 months ago

    Paul pierce is a bitch

  • steve Howell
    steve Howell 5 months ago +1

    who else thinks this guy plays like Bird did ? the IQ, the step back, passing, court sense, shooting.. Looks like a 1984- Bird

  • Ni Ño
    Ni Ño 5 months ago

    Chauncey is a great analyst

  • JuSSi1692
    JuSSi1692 5 months ago

    So maybe 2 Europeans can be the best Basketball players on Earth? Murica you need to do something :D:D

  • Max Kors
    Max Kors 5 months ago

    yawn. I hate players like this. They're just slow, average guys who've been trained like out of a book on fundamentals and shit and they're effective but lame. No speed, he looks like an awkward, unathletic, kinda pudgy giant "guy" who plays smart and all but I don't really care about watching it. He's like Larry Bird. Good but I don't care. Like a Honda accord of basketball. He's no ferrari.

    • Matias Nigrum
      Matias Nigrum 5 months ago +2

      .... Dumb ass.... Pls go home rather comment....everybody likes Luka but you stupid moron are the dumbest on the market.... Stupid primitive asshole

  • Stanley Cabiness
    Stanley Cabiness 5 months ago

    I'm a hornets fan way......way back Johnny Newman days 🕤🕕🕤🕰🌒 I'm trying to win Chauncey Ray Billups needs to be our GM

  • Stanley Cabiness
    Stanley Cabiness 5 months ago

    Chauncey Ray Billups... need to be the Hornets next GM

  • Zac Zoidis
    Zac Zoidis 5 months ago

    White man baller, flow on em

  • Le3ron Jam3s
    Le3ron Jam3s 5 months ago

    How the American media makes a huge story out of everything. Little lies all around just for the story.
    As much as I am aware he played for Real Madrid professionally (senior team) first when he was 16. And that was more or less just a few appearances. The next 2 seasons at 17 and 18 were proper professional seasons.
    p.s. This was an attack on the media not on Doncic obviously. #doncicgoat

  • Barry White
    Barry White 5 months ago +1

    Larry Bird like.

  • Kristijan Vasilic
    Kristijan Vasilic 5 months ago

    Mr Billups and his outstanding analysis. Quite enjoy to watch.

  • wong joman
    wong joman 5 months ago

    Could be just coincidences. But mr Chauncey makes it legit and expensive 👍👍

  • Max Azzopardi
    Max Azzopardi 5 months ago

    I'm surprised ESPN did this because they hate white men.

    • Kaos Pat
      Kaos Pat 5 months ago

      then watch Fox....they love white men....they love whites so much I always have to think of Foxes fucking white chicks when I accidentally turn on the channel

  • Aleš Boscherini
    Aleš Boscherini 5 months ago

    The best rokie ever...💪👍

  • ladistar
    ladistar 5 months ago

    Knox is still better

  • ReD_Pando13
    ReD_Pando13 5 months ago

    Who else watching in 2223?

  • Inday Garutay
    Inday Garutay 5 months ago

    Luca Doncic in Golden State in 2023

  • ubdkd
    ubdkd 6 months ago

    Say any of this before the draft? Cause it was obvious. The fact he wasn’t number one demonstrates most commentators don’t know what the fuck they are on about.

  • Phillyfrenchy
    Phillyfrenchy 6 months ago

    "I don't give a damn 'bout how this kid in Europe looks" Stephen A. Smith

  • Benjamin Pectol
    Benjamin Pectol 6 months ago

    They need to win more games if he wants to be considered for rookie of the Year.

  • King James
    King James 6 months ago +1

    Luka "white mamba" Doncic sorry GOAT Scalabrine but its time to pass that name now

  • Pen Wednesday
    Pen Wednesday 6 months ago

    Kick Teague out, Get DSJ. He learns from Rose, he improves. All is well.

  • Aharon Hillel
    Aharon Hillel 6 months ago +1

    Chauncey is great, so smart!
    Luka's backstep is smoother than Harden's.
    Dallas management was smart enough to throw prejudice out of the window and go for European players, and it always paid off.

  • Marcel Dwayne
    Marcel Dwayne 6 months ago

    Lionel messy of basketball

  • Rodrigo N.
    Rodrigo N. 6 months ago

    There's so much talent, and so much IQ in European league, from players all over the world, but not as athletic as college players, that it still surprises me how Americans still underestimate the rest of the world.

  • Blessed
    Blessed 6 months ago +1

    He's the future GOAT

  • Alan Foster
    Alan Foster 6 months ago

    Billups knows how to explain bball. One of the best analysts.

  • juju 32
    juju 32 6 months ago +1

    The Mavericks should go all in on Anthony Davis. You could have arguably the two best players in the league at a young age in 2 years , and cap room because Luka is on a rookie contract. That with a great coach and owner , sounds like a dynasty to me.

    • Kaos Pat
      Kaos Pat 5 months ago

      Barnes and DSJ for AD would actually work...but I doubt it will happen cause LA has more to offer

    • Kaos Pat
      Kaos Pat 5 months ago

      hell yeah

  • Garcia Pedro
    Garcia Pedro 6 months ago

    since he was 16, not 13?

  • Cornholio777
    Cornholio777 6 months ago +1

    Luka magic

  • Joze Butinar
    Joze Butinar 6 months ago

    xd all americans are crazy for slovenians now

  • Trần Duy Vinh
    Trần Duy Vinh 6 months ago

    Meanwhile im 19 and miss my open layups...

  • Beer Rap And Banter
    Beer Rap And Banter 6 months ago

    Give him ROY now!

  • David McDevitt
    David McDevitt 6 months ago

    Remember that time people in Phoenix were screaming “no!!!” to every U of A Wildcats fan about passing on Luca Doncic? Yeah, so do they.

  • Serious Aleks
    Serious Aleks 6 months ago

    Atlanta just doesn't want to be good ?

  • Sleezemcduckets
    Sleezemcduckets 6 months ago

    Never will b a MVP that's a fact

  • r villa
    r villa 6 months ago +1

    If he loses 10lbs and works on speed sprints.
    He'll be both an all star and 1st team defensive team next year.

  • Oscar Marroquin
    Oscar Marroquin 6 months ago

    Luka has the potential to be a top 10 player one day

  • Matt5
    Matt5 6 months ago +2

    Damn Billups. You’re doing the league homework for them.

  • jgk381
    jgk381 6 months ago

    Rick Carlisle coached Chauncey to ECF in '03 and now coaches Doncic. He also coached undrafted Ben Wallace into a 2x DPY superstar. Then coached Ron Artest to DPY the next year and got IND to ECF, and later got Dirk to a championship. I think he deserves some of the credit for Doncic's success. Luka's great himself, but maybe not as good this soon if playing for a lesser coach.

  • BTS Dance Studio
    BTS Dance Studio 6 months ago

    Kobe wasn't GOAT at 19!

  • BTS Dance Studio
    BTS Dance Studio 6 months ago

    no bullshit mj kobe or LeBron---Luka will be the GOAT.....!

  • Cletus VanDamme
    Cletus VanDamme 6 months ago

    He got exposed by Simmons the other day. The hype train is starting to slow down.

  • David McCrea
    David McCrea 6 months ago

    If Harden was a DVD, this kid would be the blu-ray edition with special features

  • Trevor Miller
    Trevor Miller 6 months ago

    Doncic signed woth Real Madrid when he was 13, but he started playing professionally a coupple of years later, when he was 15-16 years old.

  • Nicholas Yu
    Nicholas Yu 6 months ago

    Atlanta’s GM is losing his job for not drafting Doncic...

  • Andres Alfonso
    Andres Alfonso 6 months ago

    I'm glad it was Chauncey doing the breakdown, I can't stand Pierce anymore, not since he claimed to have invented the step back, or made it known. This is how Pierce starts every sentence "when I played, I was the best at...."

  • Chris Warren
    Chris Warren 6 months ago

    Larry Bird couldn't play in today's NBA 🙄

  • VDO FX
    VDO FX 6 months ago

    Wow I love it it's like you playing 2k but you buy the version the comes with thousand of stud so you player looks like lebron already lol

  • Bruce Whitaker
    Bruce Whitaker 6 months ago +1

    35yr NBA fan here. I gotta say this kid is best rook I’ve watched since Lebron. As CB said this kid is special. At 19 he may have the most complete offensive game at that age ever. Scary thing is that he’s gonna get better and better. He’s really fun to watch.

  • Rob Hartley
    Rob Hartley 6 months ago

    Patrick peverly is a cheap bitch . Hurting superstars , hating cuz he ain’t them

  • Jimmy Lo
    Jimmy Lo 6 months ago

    Press like if you knew he wasnt gonna mention Covington

  • Godzirra San
    Godzirra San 6 months ago

    That first clips reminds me of kobe so much

  • Rhamn Lacson
    Rhamn Lacson 6 months ago

    wait i thaught some critics say he was going to be a bust and trae young is better?Apparently no one then watches how good euroleague players really are.

  • Desh 282
    Desh 282 6 months ago +1

    Billups such an incredible man! He made nba teams great! So glad he was part of the bad boy pistons !

  • Drip Wellington
    Drip Wellington 6 months ago +2

    I could listen to Chauncey talk about basketball all day. One of the best minds as a PG and leader of the game

  • Kochart Studio
    Kochart Studio 6 months ago

    19 man. This kids 19. a DECADE from now he will be in his prime. Mark Cuban you had better keep on doing your magic and get some star talent on this team because they are already set. One top wing scorer and it's over.

  • jk
    jk 6 months ago

    Saw Harden just flopped

  • Moonroof
    Moonroof 6 months ago +1

    Hes got that step back

  • Henrique Oliveira
    Henrique Oliveira 6 months ago

    Man stop throwing shades at my man Covington, he not good enough to be mentioned too? Man's been defending better than Butler and is clutch af at Minnie

    • Henrique Oliveira
      Henrique Oliveira 6 months ago

      I ain't sayin the Wolves compete or will compete at the same level as the Sixers but that trade set him better than he could've hoped to

  • zimThuet
    zimThuet 6 months ago

    Always refreshing to see european players coming in that were actually taught how to play within the rules. So many americans seem to even practice things that shouldnt be legal...

  • Smsrules1
    Smsrules1 6 months ago +8

    As long as it isn't Paul Pierce breaking down the Raptors, it's probably decent coverage.

  • J T
    J T 6 months ago +1


  • Mark Mlakar
    Mark Mlakar 6 months ago +1

    Tu je ns luka

  • EJ Trinidad
    EJ Trinidad 6 months ago +1

    Damn does Chauncey have his own show yet??

  • Ham 1982
    Ham 1982 6 months ago +1

    Luka doesn t look like a rookie, he is an old veteran who has high IQ and competes serioursly, the real deal, i ve never seen such maturity from a very young player, he is already the MAVs leader

  • bordiguy
    bordiguy 6 months ago

    Who would you guys take? ... Doncic or Zion?

  • Trav Jr
    Trav Jr 6 months ago +1

    Doncic is what Rubio was supposed to be when he first came in

    • Kaos Pat
      Kaos Pat 5 months ago

      Rubio was extremely overrated from the beginning

  • Jim Frank
    Jim Frank 6 months ago

    Chauncey best nba analyst espn has ever had

  • Word-Is-Bond Boxing
    Word-Is-Bond Boxing 6 months ago

    Chauncy is one of the best former pros that actually performs well as an analyst. Salute to the dude. For 6 years or so that 2004 pistons team was my fav team to watch with chauncy and rip hamilton being my favorite players.

  • Dewayne Thomas
    Dewayne Thomas 6 months ago

    Say idk who in the blue hell in the hawks front office thought that it was a good idea to trade him on draft night

  • Melonology
    Melonology 6 months ago

    Ironically, when Chauncey mentions his footwork, he travels 😂
    But yes, Luka doesn't lool like a rookie. He seems like he has been around for years. A fun player to watch.

  • theLearner
    theLearner 6 months ago +2

    This is what happens when rookies come into the league with more than a one-and-done stint in college. The draft is full of busts every damn year because of it

  • Francisco Martinez
    Francisco Martinez 6 months ago

    Doncic must be wary around Chauncy. Thats some pure love.

  • Martin Santos
    Martin Santos 6 months ago

    chauncey didnt gave a fuck about roco being top 4 in clutch fg yikes