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Dirk Nowitzki had a great moment with a Sacramento Kings security guard last week. The officials for the Mavericks-Kings game were doing a video review of a play with 36.1 seconds remaining in the game. Dirk was trying to work his way over towards the monitors to see how things were going with the review, only there was one problem: a bold security guard stood in his way.
The old man shadowed Dirk wherever he went and boxed out the Dallas all-star. His
“That’s the best defense Sacramento has played!” the announcers agreed.
“This is textbook defense!” the amused announcers said.
Dirk even had sly grin on his face as he tried to outmaneuver the guard by reversing course, but it didn’t work. He should have tried some sort of crossover.
Dirk eventually gave up and playfully pretended to punch the guard in the stomach, and the man reacted with all the emotion of a Buckingham Palace guard.
The whole thing was awesome. The review went Dallas’ way, and the Mavs went on to win 117-112 in ...
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Dirk Nowitzki is taking his game to new heights.
As in, outer space.
The Dallas Mavericks, always on the cutting edge of viral videos, released their latest clip on Tuesday in which a bobblehead version of the Mavericks superstar is launched by balloon to see just how high he can fly. The entire event is captured on video.
The result is simply breathtaking as you watch the bobblehead...
As both of the announcers in the below video point out, it’s probably the best defense anyone from Sacramento has played all year.
During Thursday’s 117-112 overtime win by the Dallas Mavericks over the Sacramento Kings, late in the fourth quarter the officials gathered up for a very common video review. Now, who knew that the NBA had a security guard stand in front of the refs...
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The Dallas Mavericks are off to an extremely rough start this season, but Mark Cuban insists trading Dirk Nowitzki would never be an option.
Over the weekend, Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki was doing his best to check out a review near the end of the Mavericks/Kings game at Sleep Train Arena.As Dirk attempted to get a better look at the review, a Kings security guard did his best to block of the path of Dirk from getting a closer look:
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Video: Dirk is out of this world!
It’s a little late, but I’d be remiss if I didn’t show this light-hearted moment between Mavs forward Dirk Nowitzki and a Sacramento Kings security guard from this past Thursday’s Kings-Mavericks game (won by the Mavs 117-112 in OT). As Los That Sports Blog explains, Disco Dirk was trying to get a closer look at an official’s video review late in the fourth quarter, but...
When we last checked in with Dallas Mavericks’ forward Dirk Nowitzki he was not exacting feeling how his front office has mangled their roster since winning a championship in the 2010-11 NBA season.
His owner/partner-in-crime Mark Cuban has discussed Dirk’s feelings.
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Some of these NBA players should take note of this video of a security official as he plays excellent defense on Dallas Maverick Dirk Nowitzki. Nowitzki tries to make his way to the replay table to assist in a call being reviewed by the referees, but a security official slides his feet keeping between Nowitzki and the [...]
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