Team: Dallas Mavericks
Position: Forward and Center
Jersey Number: 41
Height: 7-0 / 2,13
Weight: 245 lbs. / 111,1 kg.
Nickname: "German Sensation", "Wunderkind" (child prodigy), "The Dunking Deutschman"
All-Star: 10 times
NBA Titles: 1 (2010-11)
Born: June 19, 1978 in Wurzburg, Germany
High-School: Rontgen Gymnasium in Wurzburg, Germany
Drafted: 9th pick by Milwaukee Bucks in the 1st round of the 1998 NBA draft
Dirk W. Nowitzki was born on June 19, 1978 in Würzburg, Germany, Nowitzki comes from an athletic family: his mother Helga was a professional basketball player and his father Jörg-Werner was a handball player who represented Germany at the highest international level. His older sister Silke, a local champion in track and field, also became a basketball player and now works for the NBA in International TV.
Dirk Werner is a German professional basketball player who plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA)