Nowitzki puts basketball on hold for family

Nowitzki puts basketball on hold for family

Germany’s basketball superstar Dirk Nowitzki may not be making headlines in the current NBA playoffs, but back home on a visit he announced that his first child will be a girl – and she’ll be playing tennis not hoops.

Nowitzki cheered by thousands upon return home

Nowitzki cheered by thousands upon return home

Giving German hoop dreams a helping hand

Giving German hoop dreams a helping hand

Alba Berlin hopes to lure Nowitzki from NBA

Alba Berlin hopes to lure Nowitzki from NBA

Basketball star Nowitzki to carry German flag at Olympics

Basketball star Nowitzki to carry German flag at Olympics

Olympic ice-kings Germany look for summer glory in Beijing

Olympic ice-kings Germany look for summer glory in Beijing