Dirk Nowitzki Rumors

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Dirk Nowitzki
Dirk Nowitzki
Position: F
Born: 06/19/78
Height: 7-0 / 2.13
Weight:244 lbs. / 111.1 kg.
Salary: $25,000,000
Dirk Nowitzki, the career scoring leader among international players, will be one of the captains for the NBA’s Africa Game on Aug. 5. The league and the National Basketball Players Association announced Monday that the Dallas Mavericks star will be a co-captain of Team World along with Charlotte Hornets All-Star Kemba Walker. Team Africa will be captained by the Lakers’ Luol Deng, who is from the South Sudan, and Atlanta’s Thabo Sefolosha, whose father is from South Africa.
5 days ago via ESPN
As for radio host Colin Cowherd, he’s not so sure about that top-10 status. “This top-10 Dirk Nowitzki stuff, give me a break,” Cowherd said Wednesday on his show The Herd with Colin Cowherd. “I like him. You’re putting me in a position where I now have to criticize Dirk Nowitzki. I’m very happy for him, he’s been a great ambassador in Dallas, he’s funny, he’s self-deprecating, I like him a lot. Top-10? God, give me a break. There’s no physical component to his game at all.”