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Jersey
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Name  Dirk Nowitzki
Born  6/19/1978
Height  7-0
Weight  245
College  Germany
1/25/2015 8:54:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki had 24 points in the loss on Sunday.
Insight: Nowitzki was 8-of-19 from the field and just 2-for-8 from the 3-point line. He also had six rebounds, an assist and a steal. He is a borderline top-30 option.
 
1/23/2015 10:59:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki scored a team-high 24 points during Friday's loss to the Bulls.
Insight: He went 10-of-15 from the field, 2-of-2 from the line, and 2-of-5 from beyond the arc. Nowitzki also had seven boards, one block, and three turnovers. He is a borderline top-30 option.
 
1/19/2015 8:12:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki had 21 points in the victory over the Grizzlies on Monday.
Insight: Nowitzki was 7-for-13 from the field, including 2-for-4 from the 3-point line. Nowitzki also had six rebounds in the victory.
 
1/17/2015 9:06:00 AM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki led the team with 25 points in the, 97-89, victory over the Nuggets Friday.
Insight: Nowitzki was 8-of-18 from the field, but an incredible 4-for-5 from the 3-point line. He also was 5-for-5 at the line and grabbed nine rebounds. Nowitzki is certainly closer to the end of his career than the beginning, but he is still putting up solid numbers this season: 18.7 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 46.3 shooting percentage.
 
1/16/2015 1:11:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki did not play on Wednesday, but is expected back in the lineup for Friday's game against Denver.
Insight: Tyson Chandler will also return from a rest day. Nowitzki's scoring is down because he is surrounded by more talent this season. That's good for the Mavericks, but not as good for Dirk's fantasy owners. He's cracked the 20-points mark just once the last seven games.
 
1/14/2015 7:47:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki will not play on Wednesday in order to receive extra rest.
Insight: Rajon Rondo and Tyson Chandler will also not play on Wednesday. Hopefully owners have replacements they can plug in very quickly to replace them.
 
1/10/2015 6:25:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki had a game-high 25 points in Saturday's loss to the Clippers.
Insight: Nowitzki was 10-of-19 from the field, including 2-for-5 from the 3-point line. He also had six rebounds and an assist. He is a top-35 option.
 
1/7/2015 10:50:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki scored a team-high 19 points during Wednesday's loss to Detroit.
Insight: He shot 8-of-19 from the field and 3-of-4 from the line. Nowitzki also had five rebounds, two assists, one steal, one block, and one turnover. He is a top-35 option.
 
12/31/2014 1:18:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki was only 2-for-8 from the field Tuesday, but made 9-of-10 free throws to salvage what he could against the Wizards.
Insight: Nowitzki finished with 13 points and eight rebounds. He is averaging 18.7 ppg and shooting 46.9 percent this season.
 
12/16/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki led the team with 16 points in the , 107-87, victory on Tuesday.
Insight: Five different Dallas players were in double figures against the Knicks. Nowitzki was 5-of-11 with one 3-pointer and 5-for-5 at the line. He also had five rebounds, five assists and a steal.
 
12/10/2014 10:40:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki scored 20 points during Wednesday's win against the Pelicans.
Insight: Nowitzki continues to amaze, as he has not lost a step. He is currently a top-35 option.
 
12/5/2014 12:36:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki didl not play on Wednesday against the Bucks, but is expected back for Friday's game against Phoenix.
Insight: Nowitzki had played 42 minutes on Tuesday, so was given additional rest time. these things are needed when you are 36-years-old with a lot of mileage. He's averaging 19.6 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 2.5 apg and has 31 three-pointers in 18 games.
 
12/3/2014 6:56:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki will not play on Wednesday against the Bucks.
Insight: Nowitzki played 42 minutes on Tuesday, so he will receive extra rest. Al-Farouq Aminu, Richard Jefferson and Charlie Villanueva will see additional minutes.
 
12/3/2014 9:12:00 AM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki recorded 22 points and 10 assists in Tuesday's double-overtime victory over Chicago.
Insight: He also had seven rebounds, two 3-pointers, and one turnover. Nowitzki is now averaging 19.6 ppg, 5.8 rpg, and 2.5 apg.
 
11/29/2014 1:57:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki (rest) will miss Saturday's game against Philadelphia.
Insight: This is not what owners want to hear, as he was probably in line for a big night against the lowly 76ers. However, owners need to expect Dallas to give Nowitzki some games off throughout the season. Brandon Wright will likely draw the start.
 
11/26/2014 10:45:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki scored 30 points in an overtime win against the Knicks.
Insight: He also had six rebounds, two assists, and three steals. Nowitzki is still one of the top players in the NBA.
 
11/24/2014 11:00:00 PM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki had a double-double during Monday's los to the Pacers.
Insight: He had 22 points and 11 rebounds, along with two 3-pointers, one assist, one block, and one turnover. Nice night for Nowitzki.
 
11/22/2014 9:07:00 AM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki led the team with 23 points as he shot 80 percent from the floor on Friday.
Insight: Nowitzki made 8-of-10 shot, including 2-out-of-2 from the 3-point line. He also had two rebounds, two assists and a block.
 
11/16/2014 10:48:00 AM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki took only nine shots on Saturday and scored 15 points.
Insight: That is extremely surprising considering Dallas scored 131 points, but the Mavericks did play in their second straight blowout. Nowitzki had played just 43 minutes the last two games and taken 17 shots. At least he is making the most of his opportunities as he has made 13 of those shots.
 
11/14/2014 10:13:00 AM
Description: Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki was "held" to 21 points in 20 minutes of work against Philadelphia.
Insight: It was the lack of an actual NBA opponent at the other end of the floor that held Nowitzki to a low total since he did average a point-a-minute.