Dirk Nowitzki passed “The Logo” Jerry West for 16th on the NBA’s all-time scoring list Tuesday night as the Dallas Mavericks defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 105-95. Nowitzki came into the game needing 15 points to pass West, hitting the milestone at the one-minute mark of the third quarter. He finished the contest with 19 points and eight rebounds. The Hall of Fame 7-footer...
Dirk Nowitzki has passed Jerry West for 16th place on the NBA's all-time scoring list.
Nowitzki made consecutive 3-pointers Tuesday night against Washington to reach 25,194 points, two ahead of West.
The 11-time All-Star and 2007 MVP was struggling from the field before a loose ball bounced to him above the key. He grabbed it, turned and hit a shot to get within a point of...
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Dirk Nowitzki had 19 points to pass Jerry West on the NBA's career scoring list, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Washington Wizards 105-95 Tuesday night.
Nowitzki hit consecutive 3-pointers late in the third quarter, the second one putting him at 25,194 points for 16th place, two ahead of West.
Trevor Ariza led the Wizards with 27 points, including five 3-pointers. He also...
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Former Lakers great Jerry West believes the Miami Heat have a great chance at breaking his '71-'72 Lakers' record winning streak.
Jerry West is historically one of the greatest members of the Los Angeles Lakers fraternity.
He was on the 1971-72 team that set the standing record of most wins in-a-row.
West like many others sees LeBron James and the Miami Heat knocking at the door of history and he is more than willing to let them in.
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