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FULL CEREMONY | The Dallas Mavericks & NBA Legends Honor Dirk Nowitzki | April 9, 2019


The Dallas Mavericks and NBA legends honor Dirk Nowitzki and his fantastic 21-seasons as a Dallas Maverick.
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  • Up There

    Up There

    Il y a 8 heures

    Great stuff!

  • Nazzty TV

    Nazzty TV

    Il y a 10 heures


  • Sam


    Il y a 15 heures

    ich wünschte Dirk würde noch paar Jahre für FC Bayern Basketball oder die deutsche Nationalmannschaft spielen.. Hoffe die Statue vorm Stadion sieht dann so aus wie die von Rocky ;-)

  • ShaquileBROneil


    Il y a 18 heures

    Man this really means something. I hope Damien Lillard stays with the blazers so I can experience this

  • Elijah Scott

    Elijah Scott

    Il y a 20 heures

    You know you're legit when Lerry "Mother-Fuckin' Legend" Bird agrees to show up at your retirement ceremony.

  • Rasul Huseynov

    Rasul Huseynov

    Il y a jour

    ....Im so sad and broke...Dirk. Thank you...for great games and emotions man. This man deserves respect.. And Fuck LebronBitch. He better choose on whic side to play😂

  • Cardo Dalisay

    Cardo Dalisay

    Il y a jour

    Dirks career is so special. It's kind of story we all hope to experience in our own lives. After disappointments, failures, choke, etc. We hope to have that one day where we finally reach our goals.

  • Florian Großmann

    Florian Großmann

    Il y a jour

    Wow i`m from Germany and i don`t even know the rules of basketball because it`s not that popular here. I'm very impressed how you give him respect and love. Thank you for that!

  • Jonas Renting

    Jonas Renting

    Il y a jour

    An alle deutschen , wir können stolz auf unseren Dirk sein💪🏻

  • Tobias Kröger

    Tobias Kröger

    Il y a 10 heures

    Was haben "wir Deutschen" allgemein, oder du im speziellen, denn zu seinem Erfolg beigetragen? Worauf bist du da gerade genau stolz?

  • Martis Alucard

    Martis Alucard

    Il y a 2 jours

    Thank u man.........

  • John Nauman

    John Nauman

    Il y a 2 jours

    Made me cry.

  • Cryo Mordecai

    Cryo Mordecai

    Il y a 2 jours

    here's a better argument when people said that Dirk had great teammates.. lebron vs dirk.. let's swap em.. lebron on the mavs, dirk on the heat.. now let's see who'll win..

  • world wonder

    world wonder

    Il y a 2 jours


  • Cash •

    Cash •

    Il y a 3 jours

    2 final appearances (: against the same team

  • mrbroccholi


    Il y a 3 jours

    Greetings from Germany 💞❤

  • Fikri Nugraha

    Fikri Nugraha

    Il y a 3 jours

    totti in basketball

  • Bianca Cantonjos

    Bianca Cantonjos

    Il y a 3 jours

    so emotional while watching whole family loves you dirk! you reminds me of my late nephew DIRK COREY and late dad,your greatest fans. my papa has so much respect to you. Its been amazing watching you all your games with so much patience and respect. Greatest NBA player!

  • Timon


    Il y a 3 jours

    It's a real shame that basketball isn't as popular here in Germany as it is in the USA. Dirk is a perfect role model, that every kid should look up to while growing up. He's never been selfish. He's always been humble and respectful. He's never been involved in any scandals or attracted attention due to miss behaviour. Dirk has always been a true gentleman who had his priorities right and just genuinely loved the sport, his team and the city around it. He never cared about becoming the richest or most famous. He just wanted to play and I think that's why people around the world, no matter which team they cheer for, can easily like, or at least show respect towards Dirk. He truly is one of a kind.

  • J N

    J N

    Il y a 3 jours

    Humble. Loyal. Clutch. GREATNESS! Thank you Dirk

  • Hundo James

    Hundo James

    Il y a 4 jours

    Whoever disliked this is an imbecile

  • krit wang

    krit wang

    Il y a 4 jours

    Dirk for life!

  • Julian A

    Julian A

    Il y a 4 jours

    I dont care what anyone says, this game is and will always be about the fans and the players. This ceremony was about Dirk and the fans of Dallas.

  • Nitra Gilang Gemilang

    Nitra Gilang Gemilang

    Il y a 5 jours

    25:25 what song??

  • MOTIV-8-U


    Il y a 5 jours

    Careful coach, the greatest athlete is the history of Dallas sports. Slow down. Definitely put him in top 5. but the best?

  • has ffdf

    has ffdf

    Il y a 5 jours

    makes me so proud when i remember the time he played at the baskets in würzburg

  • Jeffpril Buno

    Jeffpril Buno

    Il y a 5 jours


  • Roneil Palanas

    Roneil Palanas

    Il y a 5 jours

    90s era has been end. One of the best eras dirk,kobe,nash.

  • Erich Markwardt

    Erich Markwardt

    Il y a 5 jours

    I'm a spurs fan but I have all the respect and admiration in the world for dirk. Loved all the battles between him and the spurs. Sad to see him go.

  • Maximilian


    Il y a 5 jours

    People forget the longevity & consistency of the great DIRK NOWITZKI. 15-yr-peak: 24.8 PTS, 8.9 REB, 2.9 AST, 0.9 STL, 1 BLK & .173 Win Shares per 75 poss, +5.2 rTS%, +4 Box +/-, +11.1 NetRtg swing 10-yr peak: 25.9 PTS, 9.3 REB, 3 AST, 1 STL, 1.1 BLK & .186 Win Shares per 75 poss, +5.1 rTS%, +4.4 Box +/-, +11.2 NetRtg swing 5-yr peak: 25.8 PTS, 9.6 REB, 3.1 AST, 1.1 STL, 1.2 BLK & .204 Win Shares per 75 poss, +5.4 rTS%, +5.4 Box +/-, +12.5 NetRtg swing

  • Maximilian


    Il y a 5 jours

    Dirk Nowitzki's career went from 1998-99 to 2018-19. Dallas Mavericks ranks over those 21 years... Offensive Rating (PTS per 100 possessions): 1st Defensive Rating (PTS allowed per 100 possessions): 12th Net Rating (net PTS per 100 possessions): 2nd SRS: 3rd 3P: 3rd eFG%: 4th

  • Communist Doggo

    Communist Doggo

    Il y a 6 jours

    I have been a diehard fan of Dallas sports from the day I was born. It’s embedded in me. As much as I love Emmitt Smith, Nolan Ryan, Troy Aikman, Michael Irvin, Mike Young, Tony Romo, Adrian Beltre, all of them. Dirk Nowitzki is the greatest and most iconic sports figure in the history of the city of Dallas. It warms my heart knowing that Dirk isn’t just beloved and respected in Dallas, but all over the world, even by rivals. Dirk has been in the NBA since I was two years old, and it has been an absolute honor to grow up with my team being represented with such an incredible and humble human being. Enjoy your retirement big man, you’ve earned it.

  • Derdox 12

    Derdox 12

    Il y a 6 jours

    Loyalty will be appreciateed.

  • _trust_nobody_ 85

    _trust_nobody_ 85

    Il y a 6 jours

    Danke Dirk und alles Gute für die Zukunft

  • Jo-em Marco Homeres

    Jo-em Marco Homeres

    Il y a 6 jours

    You know you are a legend when former president congratulate you. Enjoy you're retirement Dirk.

  • maria I

    maria I

    Il y a 6 jours

    the kind of player that gets taken for granted. then you realize how hard it is to be so good for so long. it is why they're called great players.

  • Chris Collins

    Chris Collins

    Il y a 7 jours

    Dirk > Wade

  • Rangda Rangda

    Rangda Rangda

    Il y a 7 jours

    Loved this. The end of an era.

  • ᄆᄂᄋᄅ


    Il y a 7 jours

    A hero who beats Lebron and Kobe

  • Ernest H

    Ernest H

    Il y a 7 jours

    Dirk symbolizes Dallas. 💯

  • M L

    M L

    Il y a 7 jours

    Fantastic that they gave Dirk a proper send off like this I know everyone always says this but Carlisle is like a sane Jim Carrey with a brilliant mind for basketball lmao.

  • Errick Lui

    Errick Lui

    Il y a 7 jours


  • FreeMr41


    Il y a 7 jours

    Thank you Dirk!

  • consuetudinary


    Il y a 7 jours

    Go back to your Tank, Mark.

  • Allan Martinez

    Allan Martinez

    Il y a 7 jours

    i don’t care what y’all say dirks one championship is better than any legend championship wins, he didn’t leave his team like lebron, wasn’t flashy like jordan, didn’t celebrate every shot like curry, he was a respectful human and always kept his cool throughout everything.

  • Z Rjr

    Z Rjr

    Il y a 8 jours

    Dirk said: My Flamingo shot!

  • Apex Legends Highlights

    Apex Legends Highlights

    Il y a 8 jours

    I'm a Sixers fan but, but Dirk will always have my respect, one of the best and humble players in the NBA period.

  • Jon Sturlason

    Jon Sturlason

    Il y a 8 jours

    I cant believe they got Larry to come out and speak. Speaks miles to how respected dirk was. Amazing

  • Jose acevedo

    Jose acevedo

    Il y a 8 jours

    Im going to cry.. Was a honor watching you..german

  • Alodia Dasovi

    Alodia Dasovi

    Il y a 8 jours


  • Manuelcabiltes


    Il y a 8 jours

    Thank you Dirk I love you thank you for revolutionizing the game and I’m still salty from the 2011 championship I am a heat fan but I really thank I love for what all you did and have a great life

  • Olaf Schnell

    Olaf Schnell

    Il y a 8 jours

    This is the retirement that dirk earned.He so unique guy and humble and loyal and one of the best sportsman in the nba history. no Tattoos, no gangster style. He play only the game with his heart and hard work.

  • oONewEraDeluxeOo


    Il y a 8 jours


  • vangelis cosmos

    vangelis cosmos

    Il y a 8 jours

    He is Polish by the way. He is not German,

  • eusebio abejo

    eusebio abejo

    Il y a 8 jours

    #41 #21 Season #1 team Dirk Nowitzki

  • Addison Garcia

    Addison Garcia

    Il y a 8 jours

    You stop playing because you get old, You get old because you stop playing

  • Kath Joseph Mag-isa

    Kath Joseph Mag-isa

    Il y a 8 jours

    so humble.

  • Paddle Marco

    Paddle Marco

    Il y a 8 jours

    It's good to see Shawn Kemp.

  • hajie domingo

    hajie domingo

    Il y a 8 jours

    We will miss your fade away Dirk Nowitzki..Respect from the PHILIPPINES.

  • Fun with the Pierce’s

    Fun with the Pierce’s

    Il y a 9 jours

    I love that.

  • paysonfox88


    Il y a 9 jours

    Dirk Nowitzki is to Dallas Mavericks Basketball what Adrian Beltre was to Texas Rangers baseball. Dallas was truly embarrassed by the riches raining down on them the last 20 years. To have 2 players in 2 different sports put your home town team in the Championship Series twice each, is really something remarkable. Unfortunately, Beltre didn't play against Le-Choke James, he played against Albert Pujols, who doesn't know how to choke. So no ring for him

  • J Riech

    J Riech

    Il y a 9 jours

    30.31 Cubes is grabbing his Dirk boner! Can’t blame him I’ve been grabbing mine for 21 years

  • Tasla1


    Il y a 9 jours

    Tears, streaming down my face. Dang. Besides being one of the best of all time, he is the also one of the most fair -and certainly one of the most loyal players of the game.

  • Benji Price

    Benji Price

    Il y a 9 jours

    Dirk and D Wade have to be the most humble player to play in the NBA and they retired this year :(

  • tokwa2003


    Il y a 9 jours

    "i says" - charles barkley

  • Jayne Kneupper

    Jayne Kneupper

    Il y a 9 jours

    I was surprised Dirks wife and children weren’t on the floor during his celebration. Were they in the audience?

  • Arlet Samuel

    Arlet Samuel

    Il y a 9 jours

    Wow, I am getting old. This give me chills, to see all these guys. That was a great time and I'm so glad that I have been part of history. Sir Charles, the Rainman, Detlef, Larry, Scotty. So good to see you.

  • jose joseph

    jose joseph

    Il y a 9 jours

    dirk nowitzki the original 3 POINTS 7.1 hyt player

  • oldnew newold

    oldnew newold

    Il y a 9 jours

    21 years 1 team 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

  • Lo Ro

    Lo Ro

    Il y a 9 jours

    Damn every player I grew up watching is retiring!!! Where the hell did the time go! KG, Shaq, Kobe, D-wade, Dirk, many more! Thank you guys for the ride and journey! You will be missed!

  • Edwin Jangao

    Edwin Jangao

    Il y a 9 jours


  • Diamond Ace

    Diamond Ace

    Il y a 9 jours

    What Larry Legend said really hit home. 😎

  • refragerator


    Il y a 10 jours

    Dirk Nowitzki is a fantastic example of sportsmanship. He got his money, but he stayed down to earth, relatively humble, always polite, genuine. What a player, what a man. That's an example for all of us and our youth to go after.

  • calvin watson

    calvin watson

    Il y a 10 jours

    I want that t-shirt,were can i get one?

  • calvin watson

    calvin watson

    Il y a 10 jours

    Damn!...what would we do without sports!!!!

  • calvin watson

    calvin watson

    Il y a 10 jours

    I know we get caught up rooting against these guys that's playing against your team,but i learned a long time ago watching MJ torch the Knicks,but i never allowed that to stop me from appreciating MJ's greatness,so root for your team but don't let greatness pass you by.....congrads Dirk.

  • Alucard Zilong

    Alucard Zilong

    Il y a 10 jours

    At 9:04 the statement, "... the way you give so much of yourself and ask so little in return...", I remember even though he was in his height as a superstar, he allowed the DAL management to cut his salary just to help in their basketball program and acquired new talents. Unselfishness! Respect! Legend!

  • Mr3Thouzand


    Il y a 10 jours

    Mark Cuban got the man from All State to be the announcer. He went all out for Dirk forreal!!

  • Stephanie Vargas

    Stephanie Vargas

    Il y a 10 jours

    i was at the game, it was super emotional i will truly miss this dallas legend mffl!!!

  • elmer fulgar

    elmer fulgar

    Il y a 10 jours

    I didn't even know that jim carrey had a coaching job and get bald after hollywood..

  • Didi140276


    Il y a 10 jours

    Detlef Schrempf war auch super

  • Didi140276


    Il y a 10 jours

    Ein toller Sportsmann ! Vorbild. Great sportsman. Humble and a role model. Grüße aus dem Ruhrpott

  • Phil We

    Phil We

    Il y a 10 jours

    Dööööööööööörrrrrrkkkkkkkk. Best man ever...



    Il y a 10 jours

    He is one of my favebasketball player i emulsating how he played the gameespecially how he shoots the ball

  • Katrin S

    Katrin S

    Il y a 10 jours

    There will never be another Dirk! NBA you lost a Special Kind!!!

  • Tino Rios

    Tino Rios

    Il y a 10 jours

    Dirk as a Lakers fan it was a great honor to watch you play all these 21 years you are one of the Greatest players ever and arguably one of the greatest PF of the games history. Now someone please stop cutting these damn onions... #THANKYOUDIRK

  • Rafael Barbosa

    Rafael Barbosa

    Il y a 10 jours

    Dirk: skill, humility, and focus. I love that man as if he was my relative. Thanks for being such a inspiration to me to start liking basketball. From Brazil.

  • clevelandcbi


    Il y a 10 jours

    David Hasselhoff should have shown up in KITT.

  • Chris Amurao

    Chris Amurao

    Il y a 10 jours

    They going to put the signature one foot fadeaway statue infront of the arena. Damn one of the greatest 7foot player in history of NBA. Big respect to this man. One of my favourite player behind jason kidd.

  • clevelandcbi


    Il y a 10 jours

    Next stop: Shark Tank

  • clevelandcbi


    Il y a 10 jours

    Only German sniper America ever loved.

  • Ashioma Medi

    Ashioma Medi

    Il y a 10 jours

    Hope Doncic is taking notes

  • Ashioma Medi

    Ashioma Medi

    Il y a 10 jours

    Greatest European to play in the NBA. He will go down in memory as one of the greatest player to play the beautiful game. The one legged fade away should be immortalized

  • Nicholas osborn

    Nicholas osborn

    Il y a 10 jours

    Thanks so much Dirk there will never another player like you. God bless you.

  • rjb555


    Il y a 10 jours

    Nice to see Shawn Kemp

  • Steven Snyder

    Steven Snyder

    Il y a 10 jours

    Mark is a great owner for that franchise.

  • Mick A

    Mick A

    Il y a 10 jours

    Big night for Dirk. But glad to see Shawn Marion come out. He was kind of the unsung missing piece Mavs needed to get over the top.

  • Sean Bobadilla

    Sean Bobadilla

    Il y a 10 jours

    u guys need closed captioning for there hearing impaired

  • tanja dorn

    tanja dorn

    Il y a 10 jours

    The fact that Dirk is one of the best players in the world as an athlete is no surprise and his entry into the NBA Hall of Fame is logical. He is not only an exception to Baketballer but also the man Dirk Nowitzki is remarkable. It is by no means obvious that you have never lost the grip you have always remained true to yourself. You will miss the sport very much

  • Raphael EMC

    Raphael EMC

    Il y a 10 jours

    That person is so LUCKY TO SIGN his autograph!!!!! it worth millions of dollarrr!!!!! HAHAHAHA!!!

  • Enrique Ramirez

    Enrique Ramirez

    Il y a 10 jours

    😭😭😭el más grande!!

  • J Vargas

    J Vargas

    Il y a 10 jours

    Dirk Nowinski Thank you for all the great years it was an honor watching you in the basketball court 🏀🏀🏀🏀