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Nowitzki scored 14 points on 4-of-11 shooting Wednesday. He added five rebounds and one assist in the loss to the Rockets.
Normally an efficient scoring option, Nowitzki has struggled with his shot in three straight outings, shooting 40 percent from the floor over that span.
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Nowitzki scored 11 points Tuesday on 5-of-12 shooting. He added five rebounds and four assists in the loss to Memphis.
Nowitzki failed to connect on a three-pointer for the first time since January 7. He will look to bounce back Wednesday against the Rockets.
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Nowitzki scored 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting Wednesday in a win over Minnesota. He narrowly missed a double-double, collecting nine rebounds.
Nowitzki appears to have emerged from his recent shooting slump and has connected on multiple three-point attempts in three straight games.
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Nowitzki scored 21 points on 7-of-13 shooting Monday. He added six rebounds in the win over the Grizzlies.
Nowitzki has looked refreshed since talking a one-game hiatus to rest. He's scoring over 20 points in the two outings since and connected on 6-of-9 shots from behind the arc.
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Nowitzki returned after resting for Wednesday's game, scoring 25 points (8-18 FG, 4-5 3Pt, 5-5 FT) and finishing the game with nine rebounds, one assist and one steal in 30 minutes.
Nowitzki's four threes were the most he's made in a game since Nov. 7. He has only rested a few times this season, so owners shouldn't be worried about him being out consistently. While his minutes are slightly down from last season, Nowitzki is such an efficient shooter he's able to retain fantasy value even if he plays less than 30 minutes in any game.
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Nowitzki (rest) will start against the Nuggets on Friday, the Star-Telegram reports.
Nowitzki was rested Wednesday but will get back on the court Friday. He should be deployed as usual moving forward since he only sat out to rest Wednesday.
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Nowitzki (rest) will not play Wednesday against the Nuggets.
Nowitzki will take a seat Wednesday alongside fellow starters Rajon Rondo and Tyson Chandler. With two big men out of the mix in Dallas, look for Charlie Villanueva, Al-Farouq Aminu and Greg Smith to all see increased reps. Dirk will likely be back in action for Friday's rematch with Denver.
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Nowitzki struggled Tuesday in a win over the Kings. He scored 15 points but finished the night 5-of-13 from the field.
Nowitzki's productivity has been a bit sporadic lately but he continues to score in double figures with above average efficiency.
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Nowitzki scored 19 points Wednesday on 8-of-19 shooting, including 0-3 from behind the arc. He added five rebounds, two assists, a steal, and one blocked shot in the loss to Detroit.
Nowitzki led Dallas in scoring but wasn't his usual efficient self. Dallas will get two days off before traveling to Los Angeles for a Saturday matinee matchup.
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Nowitzki scored 15 points Monday on 6-of-16 shooting, including 2-of-3 from behind the arc. He added seven rebounds and a blocked shot in the win over Brooklyn.
Nowitzki passed Moses Malone on the all-time scoring list with a three-pointer late in overtime. He now stands at seventh on the list, trailing just Kareem, Karl Malone, Kobe, Jordan, Wilt, and Shaq.