The Dallas Mavericks certainly got the attention of the NBA world with their dominant 123-90 Game 7 victory

The game was not close from the very beginning, with Mavericks star guard Luka Dončić

scoring the same amount of points as the Suns’ entire team did in the first half.

It was a breakout series for Dončić. Everyone knew that he was among the top players in the NBA

but that has not translated to success in the NBA playoffs in his career until this year.

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James gave Dončić some of the highest praise anyone can receive on Monday

when a fan asked him on social media who his favorite player under the age of 25 is.

James responded with a short but concise response, saying that Dončić is his favorite player in the NBA right now.

The Mavericks would be out of their mind to trade Dončić to the Lakers

but maybe there is some truth to the rumors of the Lakers being interested in trading LeBron