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  1. Dirk Nowitzki (left), Tim Duncan | Photo: Albert Pena/Icon SMIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | CNN

    These teams were rivals once. They built a shared history through years of reliance on the same superstars and consistent methods -- Tim Duncan 's Spurs on one side, Dirk Nowitzki 's Mavericks on the other.

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  2. End-of-season mailbag: Time for the playoffsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | 48 Minutes of Hell

    ... off OKC? Who is the worst smelling player in the locker room?" - Harris Nye This season? Wait any season? No. Dirk Nowitzki is the reason the Mavericks are in the playoffs after returning to All-Star form this season, a year after dealing with major ...

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  3. Travis: Matchup against Spurs spells doom for MavericksRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    ... on both ends of the floor since the All-Star break has featured Devin Harris, Vince Carter, Jae Crowder, Dirk Nowitzki and Brandan Wright. With this group the Mavericks have the ability to run pick-and-roll with Nowitzki, put him in the post, run ...

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  4. Playoff Scouting Report: Dallas MavericksRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Pounding the Rock

    ... for Monta Ellis and Vince Carter to get to the rim. Even with a guard-heavy pick-and-roll centered attack, Dirk Nowitzki is still the hub of nearly every Dallas possession. They often run some side pick-and-pop early in the shot clock to get Dirk a ...

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  5. Nothing up Mavericks' sleeves in this oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Popovich's Spurs feast on an opposing team's defensive lapses. No coaching surprises or shooting spurts by Dirk Nowitzki or Monta Ellis are likely to overcome that in this series. "Pop is the best coach in the game," Carlisle said. "For my money, ...

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  6. Cowlishaw: Odds against it, but a Mavericks upset of Spurs not outrageousRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Game 3 is Saturday in Dallas - allow Carlisle to squeeze an extra two or three minutes a night out of Dirk Nowitzki and Monta Ellis? The NBA playoffs aren't quite the crapshoot that the Stanley Cup playoffs can turn into, but still one never really ...

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  7. Dallas Mavericks ready for a first-round upset over rival San Antonio SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Isportsweb.com

    ... career. It will mark the sixth playoff match up between the two in their history, all since Duncan and Dirk Nowitzki arrived into the league. Since this stretch for the Mavs, it will be the 25th playoff series with 24 percent of them coming against ...

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  8. Steve Nash Asks Dirk: Would We Have Won a Championship if I Stayed in Dallas?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | D Magazine

    ... talks about his solitary nighttime shoot arounds, shares memories of his career, and has dinner with old pal Dirk Nowitzki. During that dinner, Nash asks his rookie year roommate if he thinks they could have won a championship together or if Dirk ...

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  9. 5 things to know about Mavericks-Spurs seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | NewsOK.com

    ... run, and standing in their way is another one of the league's most enduring forces. In his 16th season, Dirk Nowitzki has enjoyed a renaissance, averaging 21.7 points, 6.2 rebounds and shooting 49.7 percent from the field to lead the Dallas ...

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  10. Image link to Try againRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | NBA.com

    Spurs-Mavericks is the enjoy-it-while-it-lasts series. For the sixth time in their Hall-of-Fame careers, Tim Duncan and Dirk Nowitzki will face off in the playoffs.

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  11. Mavericks undaunted by challenge against No. 1 SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... is not as wide as the Gulf of Mexico. "It doesn't really matter what everybody else says or thinks," forward Dirk Nowitzki said after Friday's practice. "I figure [ESPN analyst and ex-Spurs guard] Bruce Bowen will pick the Spurs. "We know we haven't ...

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  12. Which Western Conference Team Is Most Likely To Reach The NBA Finals?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | IHigh

    ... playoff appearance, passing through the emergence of the Los Angeles Clippers to the return after two years of Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks , the West is loaded with talent and is bound to be full of tight series.

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  13. Ranking the Nowitzki-led Mavericks' first 12 playoff tripsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Star-Telegram.com

    The return to relevance for the Dallas Mavericks can be traced back to Dirk Nowitzki's arrival in the 1998.

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  14. Steve Nash, Dirk Nowitzki Wonder What Might Have Been in Latest DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | BleacherReport

    Steve Nash and Dirk Nowitzki enjoyed six wildly entertaining and massively productive seasons together with the Dallas Mavericks during their legendary careers.

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  15. Notes on a practice: Spurs maintain respect for underdog DallasRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... positions. So they are a big threat offensively." Seven Mavericks averaged at least 7.9 points, led by Dirk Nowitzki at 21.7. As a team, they finished second in 3-point shooting (38.4 percent), fourth in overall shooting (47.4 percent), sixth in ...

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  16. Dirk: How big is our shot at a title? We'll see, but we have a shotRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... at least during the time media members were allowed on the AAC practice court. During his 16 NBA seasons, Dirk Nowitzki often has expressed his love for this time of year _ playoff time. On Friday, he mentioned how much he missed being in the ...

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  17. San Antonio vs. Dallas: NBA playoff previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Isportsweb.com

    ... built up over the years. I've spent my entire life enthralled by this matchup, watching the living legends of Dirk Nowitzki and Tim Duncan battling for Texas dominance. Now that they are near the end of their storied careers, the basketball gods ...

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  18. Ellis plays key role in Mavericks' playoff spotRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | NBA.com

    ... since he was a 25-point scorer for Golden State. He couldn't play nice with others, so he settled for being Dirk Nowitzki's sidekick except for games that he simply took over in the fourth quarter. He was coming off a joyless playoff season in ...

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  19. Breaking down the Spurs' 1st-round playoff series with the Dallas Mavericks.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... It wasn't so long ago that this would have been a premier matchup between arch-rivals, with Tim Duncan and Dirk Nowitzki doing battle in their prime as Mark Cuban hurled insults from the sideline. But much like last year's first-round series with ...

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  20. Ellis plays key role in Mavs' playoff berthRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Washington Times

    ... since he was a 25-point scorer for Golden State. He couldn't play nice with others, so he settled for being Dirk Nowitzki 's sidekick except for games that he simply took over in the fourth quarter. He was coming off a joyless playoff season in ...

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