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Dirk Nowitzki: 2017 NBA Teammate of the Year

For those who missed it last night, the first ever NBA Awards show aired on TNT with announcements of a number of different awards, league-wide. One award in particular should stick out to Dallas Mavericks fans. For the first time in the history of the NBA, the NBA Awards show took place to honor all […] Dirk Nowitzki: 2017 NBA Teammate of the Year - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking...
Via The Smoking Cuban
22 hours ago

Dirk Nowitzki wins Teammate of the Year Award

  At the First Annual TNT Awards show hosted by Drake, the Big German, Dirk Nowitzki, received the Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year award.  
Via Mavs Fanatic
1 day ago

Mavericks will reportedly sign ageless Dirk Nowitzki to multi-year deal,

Dirk Nowitzki just celebrated his 39th birthday. He is one of two players left in the NBA from the 1998 NBA Draft (Vince Carter is the other). And still he seems to have no intention of retiring. ESPN’s Marc Stein reported Sunday that the Dallas Mavericks will decline Nowitzki’s $25 million option for next season with the intention of signing him to a new multi-year contract...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mavs leaning toward two-year deal for Nowitzki

The Dallas Mavericks will decline Dirk Nowitzki’s $25 million team option for the 2017-2018 season, but fans should not fret.ESPN’s Marc Stein reports the Mavericks believe Nowitzki still has a few good years left in him and are now considering a new two-year deal. Nowitzki entered last season having signed a two-year deal worth $50 million, but the second year was the aforementioned...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mavs to decline Nowitzki's option, aim for new deal

The Dallas Mavericks have reportedly informed Dirk Nowitzki that they are declining his $25 million option for the 2017-18 season. Instead, the franchise hopes to work out a new deal with the German superstar, ESPN’s Marc Stein reports.“…sources told ESPN that the club will work with Nowitzki next month to structure a new deal to his liking. A two-year deal is an option being...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott cracks great joke about Dirk's running style

Dirk Nowitzki held his annual charity baseball game on Saturday, and Ezekiel Elliott was one of a number of Dallas Cowboys players who took part. The star running back also may have provided the best joke of the night.As you might expect from a man who is 7-feet tall, Nowitzki is not the most gifted runner. Elliott pointed that out to the Dallas Mavericks star, noting that Dirk...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Harrison Barnes asked Nowitzki for advice, got burned

Dirk Nowitzki has been a fixture in the NBA for a long, long time — 19 seasons, to be exact. He’s made 13 All-Star Games, won an NBA Championship, and claimed an MVP award.Though it’s been a long time since the “Big Three” era in Dallas, Dirk is still a valuable NBA forward. This season, he averaged 14.2 points and 6.5 boards per game. Fortunately, he’s not ready to retire...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Re-signing Nerlens Noel is Mavericks' top priority

The Dallas Mavericks will have money to spend in free agency. That number will increase should Dirk Nowitzki decide to opt out of his contract and re-sign for less.Though, it’s becoming readily apparent that the Mavericks’ top priority is to build and cultivate a young core surrounding big-money free agent signing Harrison Barnes.According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, re-signing young...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dirk Nowitzki has not made decision on contract option

The Dallas Mavericks were said to be in the market for a veteran during Thursday’s NBA Draft. The idea there was to add to a nucleus that includes future Hall of Famer Dirk Nowtizki and high-priced free agent addition Harrison Barnes.Instead of going that route, Mark Cuban and the Mavericks decided on youth. They selected former North Carolina State point guard Dennis Smith Jr...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Nowitzki calls out NBA for reminding him how old he is

Monday is Dirk Nowitzki’s 39th birthday, but the Dallas Mavericks big man does not need reminding of it.The NBA’s official Twitter account tried, though, and was promptly smacked down by the man himself. Age is but a number. Though his role was reduced last season, Dirk still averaged a perfectly respectable 14.2 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. Of course, he will never pass...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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