Everyone’s favorite German basketball player added to his lore as the season winds to a close for the Mavericks.
— Vernon Bryant (@VBdmnphoto) March 8, 2017
In what could be his final campaign, Dirk Nowitzki has reached a momentous stats milestone, tonight becoming just the sixth member of the 30,000-point club.
Dirk Nowitzki (@swish41) is 20 points away from becoming the 6th player in NBA history with 30,000 career points.
Lakers-Mavericks, 8:30 ET pic.twitter.com/bUzvzRMNRQ
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) March 7, 2017
He joins Kareem, Kobe Bryant, MJ, Wilt, and Karl Malone as the only players to achieve the honor, which should firmly put the Mavs legend in the Hall of Fame.
— Nikola Vucevic (@NikolaVucevic) March 8, 2017
And to add to the mystique of it all, Dirk joined the prestigious group in the most appropriate way: his signature fadeaway.
— Jesse Lam (@jesselam1) March 8, 2017
Here’s to a few more years of the German Assassin.