Dirk Nowitzki Dallas Mavericks Star Dirk Nowitzki Reaches Rare NBA Accomplishment: 30,000 Points By Gus Contreras • Mar 7, 2017 Danny Bollinger / FLICKR Creative Commons UPDATED at 8:30 p.m. It didn't take Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki long to join an exclusive club of NBA players who have scored at least 30,000 points. New Contract Deal For Dirk Nowitzki Could Make Him A Maverick For Life By Associated Press & Gus Contreras • Jul 5, 2016 Keith Allison / Creative Commons By the time the dust settles on Dirk Nowitzki’s career, he could be a Dallas Maverick for almost half his life. Space: The Final Frontier For Dirk Nowitzki? By Justin Martin • Jan 22, 2013 Dallas Mavericks / YouTube Dirk Nowitzki has done just about everything a basketball player can do: He's the the first European-born player to win the NBA's MVP award. He led the Mavericks to the NBA title. And he's an 11-time All-Star. Next up: How 'bout a shot into space?