In those 24 minutes of the 2Q and 3Q, the Spurs were outscored 59-37. Ellis scored 21 during that stretch, Dirk 10.
Dirk now is just the 7th player in NBA history with at least 27,000 points and 10,000 rebounds.
Final: Mavs 101, Spurs 94. Monta Ellis matches season high with 38 points, 16-27 FG Dirk 15 points, 13 rebounds Chandler Parsons 15-6-4
Dirk had a season-high 14 boards against Utah on Feb. 11.
This is just the 6th double-digit rebound game for Dirk this season. His season high is 14. He has 13 right now.
Alongside Dirk, Kareem, K. Malone, Wilt, Shaq, Moses and Elvin Hayes scored at least 27K and grabbed 10K rebs in their careers.
Dirk Daddy has 13 pts and 10 rebounds. It's his 5th double-double of the season.
Defensive rebound with just over 8:30 left in 4th qtr gives Dirk 10,000 career rebounds. 37th player in NBA history to reach that
Double-double for proud daddy Dirk Nowitzki.
Dirk's about to join a list with a bunch of Rockets and Lakers
Monta is 12 of 21 for 28 pts. Dirk and Parsons are 10 of 21 for 21 pts.
3Q: Spurs 66, Mavs 76. DAL won 3Q 33-20. Green 9 points in 3Q, Dirk/Ellis/Harris 28 combined points in 3Q.
Dirk has 8 points in 7 minutes after half. Just checked out for his normal rest.
Gonna miss Dirk when he's gone. So, so fun to watch.
Dirk Nowitzki has arisen in Dallas. He's made five of last six, now has 10 points.
Matt Bonner just took three dribbles, and made a floater over Dirk. This game may be over.
You ever wonder if Dirk got much sleep last night?
Dirk is 0-of-4 from the floor.
Dirk Nowitzki (0 for 4) looks like a guy who was up all night with a newborn
"if that’s what it takes to win, that’s what I’ll do.'' -- CParsons on if he'll feed Dirk the ball more tonight because he's a new daddy
Media reports out of Germany notes that Dirk's baby boy is named Max.
Clutch shot distribution for Mavs this season: Monta takes 38% of clutch shots, Dirk 23%, Parsons 10%. Monta took 5 of 10 clutch FGA vs PHX
With Kobe, Durant, Rose hurt & Nash retired, only 4 healthy former MVPs in league. Duncan, Dirk, LeBron, Garnett. Dirk v Duncan tonight.
Wonderful news for Dirk & wife Jessica on birth of their son. Congrats to them. Great to welcome another life & another MFFL into the world
Dirk Nowitzki's wife has given birth to a son. Dirk missed the shootaround today, but Rick Carlisle said he will play tonight.
Really want Max Nowitzki's middle name to be "Power"
Congrats to Dirk Nowitzki and his wife, Jessica, on the birth of their second child.
I'm in Dallas for Spurs/Mavs. Dirk Nowitzki's family had an addition yesterday but he's expected to play tonight.
Dirk had a pretty good excuse to skip shootaround this morning. His wife Jessica gave birth to a baby boy yesterday, their second child.