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Nowitzki, Mavs top Jazz 120-102 in home opener

DALLAS (AP) Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points and the Dallas Mavericks celebrated the return of two key pieces from the franchise's only championship team in a 120-102 victory over the Utah Jazz in their home opener Thursday night. Tyson Chandler, the center and emotional leader when Dallas beat Miami for the title three years ago, had 13 points and six rebounds in his first home...
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Dirk Nowitzki explains his two falls against San Antonio Spurs

On Opening night, the Dallas Mavericks lost a close one against the San Antonio Spurs, 101-100. But some noteworthy moments happened in the first half when Dirk Nowitzki slipped twice trying to guard Boris Diaw. A lot of people called it anklebreakers but, really, Dirk just fell. It’s not like Boris Diaw did some quick Allen Iverson-like crossover that would knock people off the...
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About A Victory: Spurs defeat Mavericks on ring night, season opener

AT&T CENTER – 1:51 left in the fourth quarter Tuesday, and the San Antonio Spurs and Dallas Mavericks are tied at 98 apiece. Dirk Nowitzki sinks a 16-foot jumper with 1:28 left on the clock, to give Dallas the 100-98 lead. The Spurs take the ball down the court, the team moves the ball and […]
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Video: Boris Diaw breaks Dirk Nowitzki’s ankle

The San Antonio Spurs opened the defense of their title tonight in San Antonio against interstate rival Dallas Mavericks. It was also ring night for the Spurs as the team collected their 2014 NBA championship rings as well as raised their championship banner. Oh and Boris Diaw broke Dirk Nowitzki’s ankles on a drive to […]
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Dirk Nowitzki: My Meals Are On Chandler Parsons Because ‘It’s My Money Anyway’

Dirk Nowitzki accepted a major pay cut this offseason in order to help the Dallas Mavericks attract big-money talent, and the 7-foot power forward doesn’t want to let some people forget that. Nowitzki signed a three-year, $25 million contract with the Mavs in July — a deal that sees him bringing in about $12 million less per year than with his previous four-year, $80 million...
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Dirk Nowitzki has fantastic quote about Chandler Parsons

Dirk Nowitzki took a huge pay cut over the offseason to help the Dallas Mavericks afford other good players, and Chandler Parsons was the beneficiary. Dirk, who is certain to be a Hall of Famer, signed for $25 million over three years even though he easily could have earned around double that on the open...Read More
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Nowitzki: Parsons to pay meal tabs, 'it’s my money anyway’

Dirk Nowitzki has made a ton of money during his NBA career, so when the Dallas Mavericks approached him about taking a pay cut so the team could afford to be player in the free agency market, he obliged. The German superstar signed a three-year, $25 million deal with the Mavs, which turns out to...Read More The post Dirk Nowitzki: Chandler Parsons to pay a lot of meal tabs ‘because...
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Dirk Nowitzki Is Making Chandler Parsons Pay For Meals Because “It’s My Money”

Dirk Nowitzki is that rare breed of NBA cat who is willing to make large financial sacrifices in the name of building a strong team around him. The former league MVP, 12-time All-Star and 2011 Finals MVP already has plenty of hardware to his name, and he’s also made a little over $200 million in Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Vince Carter stuffs Dirk Nowitzki at the rim (Video / GIF)

Memphis Grizzlies shooting guard Vince Carter blocked a slam dunk attempt by Dallas Mavericks teammate Dirk Nowitzki in the closing moments of the first quarter Monday night's preseason game at the American Airlines Center.Nowitzki got his own rebound after his three-point attempt was blocked and appeared to have an easy dunk, but Carter displayed his hops and stuffed his former...
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WATCH: Matt Dellavedova and Dirk Nowitzki Combine for Funniest Moment of NBA Preseason

The NBA preseason is awesome. You get to see your favorite veterans like Dallas Mavericks superstar Dirk Nowitzki play as they get tuned up for the start of the regular season. You also get to see young guys like Cleveland Cavaliers Matt Dellaveda doing their best to prove that they deserve more minutes once the regular season begins.So that means we get to see some pretty spirited...
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