Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase has a prominent NBA jersey to add to his collection.

Chase, one of the NFL’s top playmakers, was courtside in Dallas on Sunday to watch the Mavericks take on the Phoenix Suns. Mavs star Luka Doncic gifted his football counterpart one of Doncic’s blue No. 77 jerseys with a simple message, according to a post on Chase’s Instagram story: “Keep being great!”

Chase’s visit to Dallas might have had something to do with Doncic’s new teammate, guard Kyrie Irving. When Chase was younger, he was vocal about his admiration for Irving, a three-time All-NBA selection.

When Irving was traded from the Brooklyn Nets to the Mavericks before the NBA’s trade deadline in February, Chase quickly made tentative plans to watch Irving and the Mavericks play.

The Bengals’ star wideout picked Sunday’s game in Dallas against the Suns, a rematch of a heated rivalry series from last year’s playoffs.

Phoenix won, 130-126, and exacted a small bit of revenge after being bounced by Dallas last postseason. Doncic dropped 34 points while Irving had 30. They were outdueled by the Suns’ combination of Kevin Durant and Devin Booker, who scored 37 and 36 points, respectively.

But count Chase among the winners on Sunday. In addition to being a very cool piece of memorabilia, the note from Doncic is another reminder of where Chase, a two-time Pro Bowler, is at this point in his NFL career.

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