Dirk Nowitzki has signed up for a 21st season with the Dallas Mavericks, the only team he knew, the team said on Monday.
According to Marc Stein of The New York Times The Future Hall of Famer Nowitzki signed a one-year contract
Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks will sign a $ 5 million one-year contract on Monday who made him a record 21st. Nowitzki, who turned 40 in June, was voted ninth overall by the Milwaukee Bucks before joining the Mavericks on draft night in 1998. (19659004) The 13-time All-Star will break Los Angeles Lakers future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant for the longest consecutive tenure with a team in NBA history. He is only 233 points from being Wilt Chamberlain's fifth top scorer in the league, in what is expected to be his final season. It is expected that Nowitzki will help the team to transform the team's youngest rookie into European sensation Luka Doncic.
Nowitzki won the league MVP in the 2006-07 season, earning his only NBA title when he led the Mavericks, defeating the Miami Heat in the 2011 finals, where he also earned Finals MVP.