German writer Thomas Pletzinger has written a definitive biography of the seven-footer who brought a title to Dallas and a new era to the NBA.
Texas Monthly talks with Pletzinger about his biography of Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki and how jazz helped make Nowitzki great.
A photo of the Mavs' past and present superstars during Dallas's win over the L.A. Clippers captured an NBA passing of the torch.
This year saw no shortage of impactful sports news, from Dirk Nowitzki’s retirement to Art Briles's return.
As he takes over for the legendary Dirk Nowitzki as the face of the franchise, MFFLs are hoping for more from the young Slovenian than just thrilling play.
NBA legend Dirk Nowitzki will be honored with a three-block stretch outside the American Airlines Center.
At his final games Tuesday in Dallas and Wednesday in San Antonio, fans gave our favorite German Texan the farewell he deserved.
The giant of Texas basketball got the classiest of send-offs.
Thanks to the dysfunctional Knicks, the Mavs basically got Kristaps Porzingis for free.
Dallas’s favorite tall man is now the namesake of a series of tall sandwiches.
In a new documentary, the Dallas Mavericks’ legendary power forward lets down his guard.
The Mavericks star hopped onstage with the alt-country band during their concert in Grand Prairie, tambourine in hand and a big smile on his face.
What's next for the no-longer defending champions? Five takeaways from the Mavericks's first-round playoff loss to Oklahoma City.
Between the overwhelming German press corps and the underwhelming holding pen for journalists covering the visit, the scene wasn't exactly what you would expect.
A new collective bargaining agreement and the potential loss of Tyson Chandler, the team’s defensive star, may mean a tough road head for the reigning NBA champs.
How a German Basketballer of the Year became the pride of the Dallas Mavericks.
The Spurs versus the Mavs.