Dirk Nowitzki News Archive
Nowitzki said Monday that he plans to opt out of the final year of his contract this offseason, Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com reports.
Nowitzki confirmed Tuesday that he plans to return to the Mavericks next season, Tim MacMahon of ESPN reports. "I definitely won't retire," Nowitzki said. "That's out of the question. I felt great this year."
Nowitzki scored 24 points (8-16 5-5 3-6 3Pt) to go along with three rebounds and a block in 35 minutes during Monday's series-ending loss to the Thunder.
Nowitzki rested during shootaround Monday, Tim MacMahon of ESPN reports.
Nowitzki scored 27 points (12-21 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 3-3 FT) to go with eight rebounds, two assists, and one steal over 40 minutes in Saturday's loss to the Thunder.
Nowitzki (knee) is considered probable for Saturday's Game 4 against the Thunder, Earl K. Sneed of Mavs.com reports.
Nowitzki (knee) scored 16 points (7-12 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 2-3 FT) in a Game 3 loss to the Thunder on Thursday. He added six rebounds, five assists, and two blocked shots in 33 minutes of action.
Nowitzki (knee) will play Thursday against the Thunder, Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News reports.
Coach Rick Carlisle said that Nowitzki (knee) is expected to play Thursday against the Thunder, Brad Townsend of the Dallas Morning News reports.
Nowitzki (knee) has been listed as questionable for Thursday's Game three matchup with the Thunder, Tim MacMahon of ESPN reports.