Dirk Nowitzki recently reached the historic 50,000 minute mark. Now the man from Würzburg is talking about his future in the NBA and the Dallas Mavericks.
Dirk Nowitzki will not make the decision to continue his NBA career on his own.
I have to ask my wife if she will continue to do so,”said the basketball star of Dallas Mavericks to the Süddeutsche Zeitung,”Nowitzki (39) can still well imagine going into his 21st birthday this autumn. the season in North America.
“If the body continues to participate, I would like to play another season,”said the man from Würzburg. But he also needs the green light from the Mavericks:”I need to talk to the organization about whether they want me to go any further.”
I haven’t missed a game this season, which is good news,”says Nowitzki:” We’ll wait for the rest of the season. We’ll make a decision in the summer. I like comradeship, togetherness, to play. This is my world.”
In the 101-104 defeat to Los Angeles Clippers, the 39-year-old hit the historic mark of 50,000 minutes in the NBA, with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, Kevin Garnett, Jason Kidd, Elvin Hayes and now Dirk Nowitzki among the select circle.