HoopsHype Dirk Nowitzki Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: January 31, 2015 | 11:41 PM

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk again goes to the left out of a postup and spin move. He's pulling out every trick in his book. #DALvsMEM

Earl K. Sneed

Funky lefty layup for Dirk to get on the board on a drive. #DALvsMEM

Steve Kyler

Coaches also have a sense of who the "stars of the game" are - Dirk and Duncan have gotten in on legacy alone

Tim MacMahon

Dirk: 'Disappointing' Kobe is done for the year: DALLAS – “Kobe time,” long a favorite to watch for a certain ... es.pn/1ynzIVM

Tim MacMahon

Dirk on Kobe's season over: "Disappointing. He worked hard to get back to the point where he’s fun to watch again." es.pn/1C8OnM6

Tim MacMahon

Dirk on foul that put Anthony Davis on the line for go-ahead FTs: "I think if you call that, you can call about 20 fouls in a game.

Jim Eichenhofer

Dirk Nowitzki on critical Dallas inbound pass picked off by Anthony Davis: "It's hard to lob it over one of the longest guys in the NBA."

Dwain Price

It's a final: #Pelicans 109, #Mavs 106. Monta leads with 36 pts, Dirk had 24, Rondo 17, Powell 10. NOP win rebounding battle 40-38.

Tim MacMahon

Mavs can't get the ball inbounds. Pelicans doubled Monta Ellis and Anthony Davis steals pass to Dirk from Rajon Rondo.

Earl K. Sneed

After a block by Anthony Davis on Monts and foul by Dirk at the other end, Quincy Pondexter puts the Pelicans up 103-102.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk with the corner three! This has been your Dirk corner three update. @Dallas Mavericks lead 102-99. #DALatNOP

Earl K. Sneed

Rondo and Dirk return with 5:53 left, trailing 97-94. #DALatNOP

Earl K. Sneed

6:21 left to decide things in New Orleans, and the @Dallas Mavericks trail 96-94. 27 pts for Monta Ellis & 21 pts for Dirk. #DALatNOP

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk with the jumper, and the @Dallas Mavericks are within two, 96-94. #DALatNOP

Jimmy Smith

Huge mismatch if #Pelicans continue to allow @Quincy Pondexter to face off against @Dirk Nowitzki

Dwain Price

#Pelicans lead after the 3rd period 89-84. Monta has 27 pts, Dirk and Rondo has 17 each. Powell has 10 pts and 6 boards.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk for three and he had a little extra bounce in his step after that shot. #DALatNOP

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk opens the 3rd with a jumper, giving him 14 pts for the game. #DALatNOP

Dwain Price

Rebounds for the #Mavs: Tyson 5, Ellis 4, Rondo 3, Powell 3, Aminu 2, Dirk 1, Parsons 0.

Dwain Price

#Pelicans lead at the half 61-56. Monta has 18 pts, Dirk 12, Rondo 11. Rebound battle tied at 18. Mavs shooting 52.6%; NOP 56.4%.

Jim Eichenhofer

Dirk Nowitzki has taken 8 free throws in 1H, maybe all while shooting a jumper. #Pelicans trying to contest his shot but too close for refs

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk becomes the 3rd @Dallas Mavericks in double figures with 10 pts. Mavs down 57-49, though. #DALatNOP

Dwain Price

#Mavs losing rebound battle 15-11. Dirk and Parsons don't have any.

John Reid

Don't understand this defensive switch with Eric Gordon getting caught to defend Dirk Nowitzki.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk...and one! The Big German is now in attack mode. #DALatNOP

Earl K. Sneed

Dwight Powell in the right place at the right time, finishing off a miss on Dirk's pretty up-and-under move. #DALatNOP

Dwain Price

These 2 FTs are the 1st points of the game for Dirk. #Mavs down 29-28 with 10:31 left in the first period.

Jimmy Smith

That's the second or third time tonight that #Pelicans' switches have left @Eric Gordon on @Dirk Nowitzki. Gordon gets foul there, Dirk FTs.

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis defensive versatility: On last Mavs possession, he chased Dirk around two screens, then guarded Rondo and forced wild miss

Earl K. Sneed

Anthony Davis with the offensive board and and-one score over Dirk. @Dallas Mavericks trail 14-6 with 7:23 in the 1st. #DALatNOP

Nakia Hogan

Dirk Nowitzki has picked up his second foul. Al-Farouq Aminu checks in for Mavs.

Jimmy Smith

#Mavs Dirk Nowitzki picks up PF2 with 7:24 1Q.

Jimmy Smith

Tonight's #Mavs starters: Parsons, Nowitzki, Chandler, Ellis, Rondo.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk Nowitzki warms up before leading the @Dallas Mavericks vs. the Pelicans. #DALatNOP @ Smoothie King Center instagram.com/p/ySvRZYNkrb/

Earl K. Sneed

"Ooooo the Jack Ramsey joint!" -@Dirk Nowitzki on @Mark Followill's suit game today in New Orleans http://t.co/M4BSGOvNDq

Michael Lee

Kevin Durant is 1st reigning MVP since Dirk Nowitzki in 2008 to not get voted all-star game starter. "It’s all good” wapo.st/1BX73OF

John Ireland

Westbrook, Duncan in. Two spots left for Dirk, Boogie, Conley, Monte. Can't see no Mavs--so I'll go Dirk, Boogie. So tough to pick (2/2)

Josh Lewenberg

Obviously, grain of salt for all +/- related stats but Patterson's is currently better than LeBron, Dirk, Horford, Lowry, Marc Gasol, Dwight

Dwain Price

#Bulls won rebounding battle 47-30. Tyson got his 19th double-double (10-12). And Dirk had 7 boards.

Dwain Price

It's a final: #Bulls 102, #Mavs 98. Dirk had 24 pts, Parsons 19, Monta 17, Tyson 10. Mavs shoot 45.1%; Bulls 48.7%.

Earl K. Sneed

FINAL: Bulls 102, @Dallas Mavericks 98; 20 pts apiece for Butler and Rose. 24 pts for Dirk to lead four Mavs in double figures. #DALvsCHI

Tim MacMahon

Dirk Nowitzki spent the first minute or so of the timeout playing an animated game of charades with ref Pat Fraher.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk with 2 FTs, but Gasol scores at the other end and the @Dallas Mavericks trail 97-89 inside of 2:30. #DALvsCHI

Earl K. Sneed

Jimmy Butler will head to the FT line after the stoppage and Dirk will return. @Dallas Mavericks trail 92-85 with 5:12 left. #DALvsCHI

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk with the jumper out of the timeout. Mavs down 5 inside of 8:00 left. #DALvsCHI

Dwain Price

#Bulls lead after 3 quarters 80-75. Parsons has 17 pts, Dirk 16, Monta 12.

Mark Followill

Jimmy Butler had 11 pts in 3Q, 17 for game. Parsons leads Dallas with 17 & Dirk has 16. Bulls over Mavs 80-75 after 3 on @FSSouthwest

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk for three to close the 3rd, and the @Dallas Mavericks go into the 4th with some momentum, despite trailing 80-75. #DALvsCHI

Earl K. Sneed

Parsons just straight abused Snell on the baseline. Dirk for three, and the @Dallas Mavericks again tie the game at 62-all. #DALvsCHI