Is Luka Doncic or Jayson Tatum the best player to build around? Jalen Rose chooses | Get Up

Is Luka Doncic or Jayson Tatum the best player to build around? Jalen Rose chooses | Get Up
Jalen Rose draws comparisons between Luka Doncic and Brooklyn Nets' James Harden when he breaks down why he prefers to start an NBA franchise with the Dallas Mavericks star over Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum.
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0:00 James Harden calls Luka Doncic a "special one."
1:40 Jalen explains why he's choosing Luka Doncic over Jayson Tatum.
4:00 Jalen questions how in-shape Luka is and how it will affect him in the long run.
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  1. manko cat

    manko catPred 4 urami

    Imo Celtics would've been on the finals if Luka was on celtics

  2. Hannan Raza

    Hannan RazaPred 14 dnevi

    Lukas 22 his body isn't at its peak

  3. TpolTime

    TpolTimePred 19 dnevi

    How is this even a question?

  4. Joshua Jorgensen

    Joshua JorgensenPred 28 dnevi

    Tatum is more like KOBE and Luka is more like HARDEN. Long term and with ceiling in mind, I'm taking TATUM.

  5. Shang Tsung

    Shang TsungPred 29 dnevi

    Luka. Tatum is incredible but Luka is on another level imo

  6. Jeremiah Marshall

    Jeremiah MarshallPred mesecem

    Tatum will take Luka Xfinity stones 1 one 1 cmon now

  7. R P

    R PPred mesecem

    Tired of these sorry excuse for fans and analysts ignoring defence and efficiency. They call guys like Harden GOATS and they play 0 defence and once playoff comes and the refs don’t call them fouls, their team starts losing. Luka plays 0 defence, don’t care about triple doubles and stat padding. Tatum is a way better 2 way player imo, it’s not even close. Luka has no clamps, if ref don’t blow the whistle for him, what’s he gonna do?

  8. R P

    R PPred mesecem

    Tatum is a way better 2-way player, it’s not even close. He can guard all 5 positions, Luka can barely guard his man. Both are elite offensively, I don’t think Luka would put those numbers up on the same team as Kemba, Brown, etc though. Look how many TO Luka gets in playoffs when teams actually clamp up and the ref don’t blow the whistle.

  9. Brow Ming

    Brow MingPred mesecem

    I'm a Cs fan and it's Luka but I like what we got just as much

  10. Dr_Chad ThunderCock The 3rd

    Dr_Chad ThunderCock The 3rdPred mesecem

    Doncic should just do what LeBron does, jump on PEDs?

  11. DJ B-EAZY

    DJ B-EAZYPred mesecem

    Luca is the best player to build around. No need to watch a stupid a$$ discussion.

  12. iLoVeMusic iLoVeMusic

    iLoVeMusic iLoVeMusicPred mesecem

    I take J. Tatum offense and defense 💪

  13. ThePuertoRican8

    ThePuertoRican8Pred mesecem

  14. YoutubeInsistInBanningPeople

    YoutubeInsistInBanningPeoplePred mesecem

    Luka.. because he is white

  15. DatsTuff 100

    DatsTuff 100Pred mesecem

    Luka dropped 73 points in my my league before ofc it’s him lol

  16. BIG STAK

    BIG STAKPred mesecem

    Everybody knew the first question if you’re an NBA fan that’s like asking how many rings Jordan have 😂😂

  17. Daanish Gupta

    Daanish GuptaPred mesecem

    One guy is an MVP candidate since his 2nd year and the other is still trying to be the definitive star on his own team. Difficult choice. Hmm........................

  18. Dustin Johnson

    Dustin JohnsonPred mesecem

    If Luka is 6'7 or whatever he needs to be good on defense

  19. Peen Head

    Peen HeadPred mesecem

    lol right when he said this Embiid got hurt

  20. gempo75

    gempo75Pred mesecem

    Luka yes, Tatum.. Nah.

  21. David Cano

    David CanoPred mesecem

    Edge to Luka ? Please. Tatum is a isolation scorer. Doesn’t get to the line a lot. Luka sees all you can eat when he faces the clips. He averages most drives per game while being a top 5 playmaker.

  22. Caloy Barcela

    Caloy BarcelaPred mesecem

    Luka magic is better than tatum 😂

  23. 77 77

    77 77Pred mesecem

    Luka is better at 22 than Lebron was at 22.

  24. Ivan Leon

    Ivan LeonPred mesecem

    100x times Luka. the thing with him is that, even if Luka is injured, he will come back and nothing changes.

  25. RedSoulful

    RedSoulfulPred mesecem

    I'm a Celtics fan but it's definitely Luka. He's just a better overall player.

  26. Randy Whitehead

    Randy WhiteheadPred mesecem

    Derrick Rose by no means was suppose to win MVP,It was LeBron by far! PO'ME COLORBLIND

  27. Marvens Camille

    Marvens CamillePred mesecem


  28. Aleks C

    Aleks CPred mesecem

    I hope Luka starts taking care of his body like MJ and Lebron did. It's obvious it took him half a season to get in shape, he gotta do better if he wants championship rings.

  29. Y M

    Y MPred mesecem

    Tatum is great but he ain’t no Luka

  30. Phillip

    PhillipPred mesecem

    Giannis is way younger then those guys he mentioned

  31. Samuel Acosta

    Samuel AcostaPred mesecem

    He said that the age thing eliminates Giannis. Are we forgetting that this guy is 26 years old and already has 2 MVP's?

  32. William Allen

    William AllenPred mesecem


  33. D Perez

    D PerezPred mesecem

    D Book so underrated

  34. Andy Gossard

    Andy GossardPred mesecem

    Also, Luka over that little boy who calls himself Dame, or Broad, or whatever. Luke just anhilated "Dame" by 40 points tonight.

  35. skt t1 ZERO

    skt t1 ZEROPred mesecem

    idk why u keep talking about jt as if he is as good as luka

  36. Hoppy2345

    Hoppy2345Pred mesecem

    Zion is in the conversation and so is gianiass he aint too old embid is and jokic but id still prolly take luka

  37. earlybird3

    earlybird3Pred mesecem

    Luka, no contest.

  38. Zendarius Kincaid

    Zendarius KincaidPred mesecem

    Ok fat or not luka needs some defense and success, then he wins this debate hands down. It scares me that he’s so young n can’t get his body right

  39. Ryan Coyte

    Ryan CoytePred mesecem

    euroleague pose. man has been a pro since he was 16.

  40. Milton Angelo

    Milton AngeloPred mesecem

    Giannis is 26 seems not that old to me 🤷🏻‍♂️

  41. Jephte Clersaint

    Jephte ClersaintPred mesecem

    Luka no doubt.

  42. Dardani Illyria

    Dardani IllyriaPred mesecem

    Luka is great but he will decline rapidly after 28 or so, just has a bad body. He is slow and he looks to be in pain alot.

  43. Ayndeen Mohomed Sirajdeen

    Ayndeen Mohomed SirajdeenPred mesecem

    you're an idiot if you think Luka can't get in shape. He's been this great this early in life not being shredded. he could have a tb12 glow up, but that's not even needed


    PROVISIONPred mesecem

    Tatum, as much as I like Luka he don’t play defense. He’s a liability. Jason Tatum is a two way player.

  45. Kenneth Shaw

    Kenneth ShawPred mesecem

    I’m a diehard celtics fan for life but I would say luka any day! Tatum is too passive. Luka plays with grit and fire. Too bad he isn’t a Celtic.

  46. Mike Panton

    Mike PantonPred 2 meseci

    if i'm starting a team today, i take Giannis. he's got at least 7 prime years ahead of him

  47. Jonathan Vico

    Jonathan VicoPred 2 meseci

    If the answer ain’t Luka than your asking the wrong questions

  48. Kamani Green

    Kamani GreenPred 2 meseci


  49. Childe Harold

    Childe HaroldPred 2 meseci

    J Rose nailed it, every word, from the uniqueness of a tall PG to Luka's need to stay in shape to it being all over if he does to Luka and Harden being similar. Bulls eye.

  50. Kevin Samanillo

    Kevin SamanilloPred 2 meseci

    This is a waste of 5 minutes, the answer is Luka simple.

  51. Andrew6James

    Andrew6JamesPred 2 meseci

    Is JT even better than JB?

  52. Andrew6James

    Andrew6JamesPred 2 meseci

    Giannis not young?

  53. Noah R

    Noah RPred 2 meseci

    Damian Lillard over both of em

  54. Marche M

    Marche MPred 2 meseci

    Definitely Luka Magic ✨

  55. Deloneys

    DeloneysPred 2 meseci

    Honestly, this isn't even close. Doncic for sure.

  56. Daltonius

    DaltoniusPred 2 meseci

    I feel like Zion and Lamelo should be in that discussion as well.

  57. Dirty Dirt McGogurt

    Dirty Dirt McGogurtPred 2 meseci

    I feel like Zion and Donovan Mitchell deserve to be in that "Starting a young team to build around" conversation. Fox too, maybe. That said, I'm taking Luka over all of em.

  58. J C

    J CPred 2 meseci

    Im a Celtics fan, and I'd trade Tatum in a second for Doncic.

  59. CloudyB MT

    CloudyB MTPred 2 meseci

    Jayson Tatum is more well-rounded offensively and defensively as a whole, height & length,. He's the one. Luka is a defensive liability.

  60. Patrick Winn

    Patrick WinnPred 2 meseci

    im a celts fan but is this even a serious question? doncic, by a mile.

  61. Gil Acasio

    Gil AcasioPred 2 meseci

    LaMelo Ball

  62. Kevin Meyer

    Kevin MeyerPred 2 meseci

    The fretful quart covalently continue because nail partially intend underneath a laughable buffet. innocent, kind board

  63. Billie Jean

    Billie JeanPred 2 meseci

    Luka, and its not close.. not even worth having a discussion over.. if u pick JT ur simply biased or braindamaged..

  64. Jack

    JackPred 2 meseci

    If we have a weakness with our wings Ima take Tatum, if i’m lacking a pg or sg ima take luka. Would prefer luka if just building speculatively

  65. TheMeiko5

    TheMeiko5Pred 2 meseci

    Lamelo for sure

  66. Niller Champen

    Niller ChampenPred 2 meseci

    Giannis is 26 i would Pick him

  67. Kilgan Slade Patricio

    Kilgan Slade PatricioPred 2 meseci

    Imagine of Luka has BROWN and KEMBA

  68. Kilgan Slade Patricio

    Kilgan Slade PatricioPred 2 meseci

    Doncic by a MILE!

  69. Brady Owens

    Brady OwensPred 2 meseci

    Zion > Tatum

  70. Lord Hibatchi

    Lord HibatchiPred 2 meseci

    Tatum overrated

  71. Chester Copperpot

    Chester CopperpotPred 2 meseci

    Agree with Jalen 100%

  72. Hila Pineki

    Hila PinekiPred 2 meseci


  73. Tchello Valente

    Tchello ValentePred 2 meseci

    Dumbest question... Switch them from their respective teams.. Dallas would be bottom of the west and celtics would be competing.

  74. Buddy

    BuddyPred 2 meseci


  75. Intergalactic Muffin

    Intergalactic MuffinPred 2 meseci

    Luka JT couldn't carry his jock strap

  76. rizzxo

    rizzxoPred 2 meseci

    If u don’t say luka u trippin

  77. It’sKickz

    It’sKickzPred 2 meseci

    Shouldn’t even be between Tatum and Luka, it should be between Booker and Luker

  78. billybrooks1

    billybrooks1Pred 2 meseci

    Luka all day

  79. servinNswervin

    servinNswervinPred 2 meseci

    Lula easy

  80. Steven Ellis

    Steven EllisPred 2 meseci

    Luka. Not even relatively close lol. Luka is a superstar right now. Tatum is not top 15

  81. Jeffrey Knight

    Jeffrey KnightPred 2 meseci

    Doncic defense isn’t actually that bad. He isn’t a traditional lock down defender but has great anticipation skills.

  82. Kevin Meyer

    Kevin MeyerPred 2 meseci

    The woozy lamp enzymatically sound because pike postsurgically bathe midst a evanescent locust. messy, wry punishment

  83. EpilepticRabbit

    EpilepticRabbitPred 2 meseci

    Do you want a BTEC Larry Bird or a BTEC Carmelo Anthony, you choose.

  84. Deke1989

    Deke1989Pred 2 meseci

    Everyone keeps saying doncic is a liability on the defensive side... But he has improved a lot. Against the sours he shut down derozen two times in a row in crunch time! He's only going to get better.

  85. UtotheJ

    UtotheJPred 2 meseci

    Does anyone think this is even a close discussion besides the Boston homers?

  86. Fotara Bryone

    Fotara BryonePred 2 meseci

    Tatum defends at high level

  87. Fotara Bryone

    Fotara BryonePred 2 meseci

    Both Pisces

  88. Joe Smith

    Joe SmithPred 2 meseci

    How is this even a question?

  89. Mi Lo

    Mi LoPred 2 meseci

    NBA is showbusiness, its Luka they'd choose - its for the international market. They aim big since ticket sales are down now.

  90. 4AM ChefJimmy

    4AM ChefJimmyPred 2 meseci

    Max Kelllerman: ANDRE IGUODALA!

  91. jakkeday1

    jakkeday1Pred 2 meseci

    Why is this even a question? Luka makes his teammates better and Tatum doesn't.

  92. kyle williams

    kyle williamsPred 2 meseci

    Imma go with Ball.

  93. Andrew Todd

    Andrew ToddPred 2 meseci

    Lol y'all really running out of things to talk about huh? It's clearly Doncic

  94. Zone Read

    Zone ReadPred 2 meseci

    Disrespectful to even have this conversation.

  95. ArtOfWaveTv

    ArtOfWaveTvPred 2 meseci


  96. True Patriot

    True PatriotPred 2 meseci

    Everyone forget luka has been playing professionally for a while? He developed early and he’s either really close to good peak if not at his peak currently. Tatum has a higher ceiling than luka.

  97. Vantian Hergheligiu

    Vantian HergheligiuPred mesecem

    I'm mean they've been saying the same thing every year since he was drafted. He's as good as he gonna get. But every year he comes back better. The guy has so much talent and basketball genius in him I would like to fast forward to when he's 27 just to be amazed. But I'll just enjoy the ride till then with all the bumps and learning opportunities he's gonna get.

  98. Grayson Schorsch

    Grayson SchorschPred 2 meseci

    Kendrick really thinks he can’t lose a lil weight 😂 “wack body” god KP is grasping for straws to criticize luka 🤡

  99. A P

    A PPred 2 meseci


  100. vbddfy euuyt

    vbddfy euuytPred 2 meseci

    Luka easlly. Look what hes doing with no real 2nd option on his team in the west.

  101. Matthew Angel

    Matthew AngelPred 2 meseci

    I don’t get the whole body talk , why does he need to cut weight ? I feel like if he does it’ll take away from some of the strength on his drive. Paul pierce was never super “ in shape “ And he was always affective

  102. RedOctagon27

    RedOctagon27Pred 2 meseci

    but why on earth isn't he leaner with more muscles? Is he afraid of the weight room? It would take his game to the next level and if he doesn't it surely looks like they said, he doesn't invest enough energy and effort into his shape.