Dallas Mavericks Luka Doncic and Dirk Nowitzki competed in the NBA’s All-Star Weekend on Saturday. Doncic was eliminated in the second round of the Skills Challenge. Nowitzki bowed out early in the 3-point contest.
Kevin Durant said he learned the kind of player Dirk Nowitzki was when the two met in the playoffs on occasion. Durant called Nowitzki’s one-legged jumper ‘unguardable.’ His legacy will live on forever, he said.
Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic turns 20 on Feb. 28, an off night for the team. Doncic doesn’t have any big plans besides maybe going out to dinner, perhaps to his favorite steakhouse Nick and Sam’s in Uptown Dallas.
Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic could be an option to replace Anthony Davis if he's unable to play in Sunday's All-Star Game because of an injury. Doncic said news of the reports made it hard to go to sleep.
Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki reflected on his career and whether this will be his final season at the NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte, N.C., on Saturday. He also thanked fans for their appreciation.
Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic was content to let some of the other young, up and coming, stars showcase their high-flying skills during the Rising Stars game Friday night. Doncic had 13 points and nine assists.
Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic received the third-most fan votes but was left off the All-Star roster. If the Pelican’s Anthony Davis can’t play because of injury, the NBA could add Doncic as a replacement.
Legendary Granbury High School coach Leta Andrews was named one of 13 finalists for the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame for the third time. Others include Bill Fitch, Eddie Sutton and Teresa Weatherspoon.
Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic didn’t waste much time before making his presence known at the NBA All-Star Weekend. During practice Friday morning Doncic hit a half-court shot and was swarmed by media.
Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic has impressed the entire league with his poise as a 19-year-old, including some of the NBA’s all-time greats. The latest stars to endorse Doncic are Chris Paul and Dwyane Wade.
Long time stars and rivals Dwyane Wade of the Heat and Dirk Nowitzki of the Mavericks shared the court at American Airlines Center for one final time Wednesday. They’ll serve as honorary All-Stars on Sunday.