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10 Oldest Players in the NBA Heading Into the 2017-2018 Season

Posted on 14 Oct, 2017, by in Featured, NBA

This season’s list of 10 oldest NBA players (if they don’t get cut before the season starts) includes two players from the San Antonio Spurs (not surprising), and only four players remaining who were born in the 1980’s: Vince Carter, Manu Ginobili, Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Terry. More

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10 Best Xennials in the NBA

Posted on 1 Jul, 2017, by in NBA

People love defining things. Turns out the era between Generation X and the Millennials, something around 1977 to 1983, is now coined Xennials according to some professor in Australia, with the numbers to back him up. All the while I thought that’s Generation Y, but who cares? What’s important is it gave us an excuse to comb through the older generation of NBA players, and pick out the 10 best Xennials still doing their thing in the league. More

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NBA Rumors: Dallas Mavericks Need Dirk Nowitzki to Help Them Out

Posted on 25 Jun, 2017, by in NBA

At this point, the Dallas Mavericks seem to be operating with two things in mind: Trying to become a legitimate playoff team in the West again, and giving Dirk Nowitzki the kind of retirement years he deserves. More

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NBA MVPs Don’t Get Knocked Out in the First Round (Unless You’re Dirk Nowitzki and Probably Russell Westbrook)

Posted on 26 Apr, 2017, by in NBA

In the era of 7-game first round series in the NBA, only one eventual regular season winner has been knocked out along with his team without winning a single playoff series that season. Pretty soon, we’re probably going to have two of them. More

10 Oldest Players in the NBA

Posted on 2 Nov, 2016, by in Featured, NBA

Another year goes by, and the oldest players in the NBA keep changing, with the previous geezers retiring. In the latest “top” 10 of old guys playing in the league in 2016-2017, there are 7 remaining players who were born in the 1970’s, a disappearing breed. This includes former teammates Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Terry, while the Los Angeles Clippers are the only team with two reps here: Paul Pierce and Jamal Crawford. More

Dirk Nowitzki Meme Making Fun of Seth Curry, Dallas Mavericks Current Situation

Posted on 25 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

The Dallas Mavericks never expected to sign someone like Stephen Curry in this free agency, but it’s hard to imagine Dirk Nowitzki not being disappointed when Seth Curry is one of the additions, as this meme, which is more of a criticism at the state of the Dallas Mavericks, describes. More

Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks and the Difference Between Kobe Bryant & Dirk Nowitzki

Posted on 26 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

By holding on to Dirk Nowitzki and overpaying him to finish his career, the Dallas Mavericks probably doomed themselves to a few more years of mediocrity, which is similar but still so different from how the Los Angeles Lakers handled the Kobe Bryant situation in his final two years. More

NBA Rumors – Dallas Mavericks Can’t Give Dirk Nowitzki Another Championship

Posted on 4 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

Shortly after celebrating his 38th birthday, Dirk Nowitzki has a decision to make: Go back to the Dallas Mavericks to sign what might be his final contract in the NBA, or take a chance, and try to find somewhere he has a better shot of winning a championship at. More

German Gentleman – Dirk Nowitzki Always Has Time for Fans

Posted on 24 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

After losing a playoff game, all you wanna do is head back to the locker room, take a shower and pack it up. Dirk Nowitzki was limping towards that goal, but still had time to show some appreciation to a couple of young fans. More

NBA Rumors – Dallas Mavericks Carried by J.J. Barea While Dirk Nowitzki Fades Away

Posted on 7 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

Unless the Dallas Mavericks crash and burn in their final four games, they should be able to find themselves, just barely, making the NBA playoffs as J.J. Barea is playing like one of the best point guards in the NBA for the last few games, making up for Dirk Nowitzki who seems to have run out of fuel at the most important phase of the season. More