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Luka Doncic will partake in NBA All-Star Weekend

Mavs coach Rick Carlisle confirms Doncic will play in Rising Stars, All-Star games this weekend.

 Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic warms up before the game against the Phoenix Suns at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

As if there was any doubt, Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle confirmed that G/F Luka Doncic (ankle) will partake in the Rising Stars game and All-Star Game this weekend in Chicago.

Doncic has been dealing with a sprained ankle, but is expected to return to the lineup Wednesday vs. the Kings as a tune-up to All-Star Weekend. The sophomore will be on Team World for the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday and is an All-Star starter for Team LeBron in the All-Star Game on Sunday.