Nowitzki was Naismith Legend Award
11 December, 2012 at 6:42 am in Computer
Coach Outlet Online Today, the Mavericks will be at home against the king during halftime, Dirk - Dirk Nowitzki will accept a new honor.He became the first international player to get Naismith Legend Award. The award is named after the name of the Dr. James - Naismith, the inventor of basketball,. Dr. Naismith's grandson, Jim - Naismith award for Nowitzki. Naismith the legendary Foundation, CEO Damon - Fogel said: "We want to award those who have made outstanding contributions to basketball, this is the first time the prize was awarded to an international player. Texas has an important impact on the globalization of basketball. "
Coach Outlet It is reported, was invited to participate in the ceremony, the Mavericks president of basketball operations Donnie - Nelson, Nowitzki's mentor Holger. The presentation ceremony on the speech early exposure. Legendary Naismith Board of Directors and committee is proud to announce that Dirk - Dirk Nowitzki won the Naismith Legend Award, and we thank Dirk heritage spirit of the of basketball founder of James - Dr. Naismith Naismith Legend Award is awarded to those who no matter in the field, or the presence of, can further reflect the value of the basketball players, coaches, and other individuals or organizations. Dirk elected to the Naismith Memorial legend Award because of his interpretation of the core values ??of the Naismith invented basketball, and made an important contribution to the globalization of basketball. "
Coach Outlet 2013 Accepted the knee surgery before the start of the season, Nowitzki also do not represent the calf out field. But according to ESPN reports, last week, Nowitzki has started running and shooting drills. Himself in an interview that the recovery process is fairly smooth, but from a formal return to the game and there is a period of time. The lack of Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks current record is 10 wins and 10 losses in the West 7. In a recent game, the Dallas victory over the Rockets. Right now guard OJ-Mayo became the Mavericks in scoring, averaging 20.9 points contribution.