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Dirk Nowitzki Ties Dominique Wilkins On NBA Scoring List For 11th All-Time


Dirk Nowitzki has once again moved up the NBA’s All-Time scoring list.

This time the “Big German” has tied former Atlanta Hawk’s star Dominique Wilkins (26,668 points) for 11th on the list.

Nowitzki notched his 26,668 career point during the second quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers.

Nowitzki hit one of two free throws with 2:33 remaining in the second quarter to tie Wilkins.

He ended the half with 17 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 assists with the Mavericks trailing 54-52.

He’s averaging 21.6 points this season, leading the Mavericks to a 45-31 record to this point.

To start the season, Nowitzki was 17th All-Time, passing the likes of Jerry West, Reggie Miller, Kevin Garnett, Alex English, and John Havlicek.

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