Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 4/9/13
  This isn’t the first time Dirk Nowitzki has aired his grievances about his surrounding cast in Dallas, and if the organization fails to improve in the off-season it won’t be the last. Nowitzki, is about to complete his 15th season in the NBA, and realizes that he won’t be able to maintain his All-Star level production forever, so its important to him that the team is in a position to contend going forward. In recent seasons the Mavericks have taken a conservative approach in how they fill their roster in order to counteract the new collective bargaining agreement with the intention of striking when the opportunity arises. The Mavericks forward plans to re-sign with the team but concedes that he doesn’t want to go through another season like this one. “Now that I already reached my goal (of winning it all), I really want to finish my career in Dallas,” Nowitzki told USA TODAY Sports recently. “But saying all that, I don’t want another year next year with the same as this year, (wit...
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