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Dirk Nowitzki practiced on Friday without any issues in his right knee.
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Nowitzki practices after knee drained again

Dirk Nowitzki went through a full practice with the Dallas Mavericks on Friday after having his swollen right knee drained for the second time in a month. Nowitzki says he doesn't know why the swelling keeps coming back and that arthroscopic surgery remains an option if it keeps happening. He says he won't play on a swollen knee all season. It is the same knee and same...

Mavericks Injury News: Dirk Nowitzki Goes Through Full Practice After Knee Drained

Dirk Nowitzki has been battling a swollen knee for a few weeks now.  The Dallas Mavericks' star had to have the knee drained for a second time, but he was able to participate in a full practice yesterday.  Despite the practice, though, Nowitzki has not ruled out the possibility of surgery.Brad Townsend of the Dallas Morning News says Nowitzki is optimistic about the knee after...

Dirk practices after knee drained

Dirk Nowitzki went through a full practice with the Dallas Mavericks on Friday after having his swollen right knee drained for the second time in a month. Nowitzki said he doesn't know why the swelling keeps coming back and that arthroscopic surgery remains an option if it keeps happening. ''I'm not going to play on a swollen knee all season,'' Nowitzki...

Nowitzki to take week off to rest knee, hopes to avoid surgery

Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki is dealing with a sore right knee for the second straight training camp and could be facing arthroscopic surgery. Nowitzki will give the knee a week of rest and treatment to see whether it responds, The Dallas Morning News reported. He didn't play in the Mavericks' exhibition loss to FC Barcelona Regal in Spain on Tuesday night. ...

Brand brings much-needed toughness to Mavs

Elton Brand started in Dirk Nowitzki's place as the Mavericks wrapped up their European Vacation earlier this week. While the power forward switch had to do with Dirk's swollen knee, it meant some extra work for Brand with the first unit. That's where Brand feels the most comfortable, though he knows that won't be his role in Dallas. He's a backup now, at least...

Mavericks’ O.J. Mayo’s Bad Play Thus Far Can Only Improve

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Delonte West produced tracks he calls “Bipolar music”

Looking for some beats? Perhaps you should hit up Delonte West AKA Charles Redz. Add Delonte to the list of NBA players who are moonlighting as rappers. West is prepping for his new mixtape, Cadillac Music: Come Ride Wit Me. While on the flight home from the Mavericks preseason games in Barcelona and Germany, he created [...]

Cuban Can Rationalize, But His Actions May Have Cost Mavericks D-Will

One of the worst kept secrets in the Association last season, was that the Dallas Mavericks were going to make a full-court push to sign Free Agent point guard Deron Williams this past summer. That is the reason that the report from the “New York Times” earlier this week was so surprising; as Williams revealed that the Mavericks Team Owner Mark Cuban was not present when he met...

Trampoline athlete sets world record for longest slam-dunk

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'25 feet away' now world record for trampoline distance from hoop before slam dunk

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