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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

NBA Rumors – Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks Getting Worse at the Wrong Time

Posted on 28 Mar, 2016, by in NBA

As the NBA season gets closer to its finale, the playoff races become a lot clearer. In the Western conference, there’s a three-team competition for two spots between the Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks. The two Texas teams seem like they don’t even want to make it in. More

NBA Rumors – Dallas Mavericks Stuck in Mediocrity, the League’s Worst Sin

Posted on 13 Mar, 2016, by in NBA

And the Dallas Mavericks are at .500. Again. And it seems their inability to become more than just a good team and make some sort of impact in the playoffs is going to be part of their M.O for this postseason (if they even make it) and next season as well. The attempt to build a championship team in the final years of Dirk Nowitzki on a court is failing miserably. More

NBA Highlights – Kobe Bryant Makes the NBA a Funnier Place

Posted on 27 Jan, 2016, by in NBA

So what stood out in the NBA night of Tuesday, January 27? Dirk Nowitzki hitting a game winning jumper and getting butt slapped by Kobe Bryant, or Bryant himself making a teammate get up so he can sit down. Or maybe Kristaps Porzingis with a grab-block on Russell Westbrook. Or maybe it’s Lucas Nogueira hitting his first career 3-pointer. More