The Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic credits his improved performance to weight loss, diet

Nikola Jokic
Mar 9, 2018; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) in the third quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Nikola Jokic sit down to discuss the Nuggets’ high level of play, as well as his weight loss and diet leading to an improvement in his own game.

Jokic was asked, what was the reason for his improved play lately. One of the vital reasons for his improvement, was his weight loss, according to Jokic.

“I’ve lost a lot of weight and I’m feeling good out there. [I lost] around 20-25 pounds. Our coach Felipe [Eichenberger] just gave me a little diet, workout plans and we go through that together ” Jokic explained.