RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Dirk Nowitzki

A collection of news and information related to Dirk Nowitzki published by this site and its partners.

Top Dirk Nowitzki Articles

Displaying items 205-216
  • Andrew Bynum doesn't believe he'll be suspended for ejection in Lakers' 106-98 victory over Minnesota Timberwolves

     
    Holding his cellphone by his ear, Lakers center Andrew Bynum made it clear he was in no mood to talk. That's because the Lakers' 106-98 victory Friday over the Minnesota Timberwolves reflected plenty of ugly moments beyond the team's poor performance,...
  • Dwight Howard deserves MVP, but he’s long shot at this point

     
    I planned to write a long-form, detailed look at why Dwight Howard is a more deserving Most Valuable Player than Derrick Rose this morning. In a nutshell, I felt Howard's presence on both offense and defense was being overshadowed by Rose's more...
  • Lakers embracing magnitude of matchup with Mavericks

     
    The squeaking from the Lakers' shoes remained audible throughout the tail end of a five-on-five scrimmage. It sounded as loud as Derek Fisher's swished jumper that sparked an expletive from an opposing player on the reserves. It sounded as loud as the...
  • Physical play defines Lakers' 110-82 victory over Dallas Mavericks

     
    One shove sparked the Lakers' ire, united the team and sent a message across the league that no one should mess with them. One win drastically affected the Western Conference standings, continued the Lakers' dominant play and left everyone else...
  • Live Chat with The Times' Mike Bresnahan

     
    So yeah, there's really not much to talk about regarding the Lakers, other than their 110-82 win Thursday over Dallas, the chase for first place in the Western Conference and of course the tension surrounding Jason Terry with Steve Blake and Matt Barnes....
  • Caught in the Web: Lakers and Dallas Mavericks square off

     
    -The Times' Mike Bresnahan will be hosting a live chat today at 11 a.m. Bring your Lakers questions! Brez and I also detailed an interesting Wednesday practice, which included a visit from Cardinal Juan Luis Cipriani and Archbishop Jose Gomez. Talk...
  • Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Mavericks

     
    Tweetable items from Lakers Coach Phil Jackson On Dirk Nowitzki: "He can shoot his shot out of a wheelchair. That guy is going to play forever. He's such a great shooter, but he definitely runs with a limited gate. He's got to work at that run. You can...
  • Lakers vs. Dallas: Lakers, Mavericks get fiesty as LA rolls to easy win

     
    Lakers 110, Mavericks 82 (final) Make no mistake, the game between the Lakers and Mavericks Thursday night at Staples Center was played with playoff intensity. How else do you explain five players getting ejected from the game, a flagrant foul 2 and...
  • Poll Question: Would the Lakers be better off as the No. 2 seed?

     
    It might sound like a stupid question, knowing the Lakers have been fighting for Western Conference supremacy as soon as they saw San Antonio reeling. It's also not in the Lakers makeup to want to lose games, especially during April when the playoffs near...
  • Question of the day: What is the most likely upset in the first round of the NBA playoffs? [Updated]

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Ira Winderman, South Florida Sun-Sentinel The Mavericks were a Kobe Bryant fourth-quarter......
  • Lakers refuse to engage in trash talk about Mavericks

     
    In what appeared to be a copy of part of the Dallas Mavericks' scouting report, Lakers Coach Phil Jackson held a thick packet as he approached the media. He didn't divulge anything regarding the Lakers' preparation for Game 1 Monday at Staples Center in...
  • Caught in the Web: Previewing Lakers-Mavericks series

     
    --The Times' Mike Bresnahan explains how Andrew Bynum is different from Shaquille O'Neal. --The Times' Lisa Dillman looks at the Pau Gasol-Dirk Nowitzki matchup. --The Times' Mark Heisler pokes fun at the storylines surrounding the Heat-Celtics series. --...