Dirk Nowitzki hilariously offers fans advice on what not to do if they meet him

Dallas Mavericks, Dirk Nowitzki
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Dallas Mavericks GOAT Dirk Nowitzki is staying busy in retirement. He is working for the Mavs as an advisor to owner Mark Cuban along with serving as an ambassador for FIBA. He was just in Manila for this year’s World Cup draw, and Nowitzki is still doing a ton of charity work.

A massive summer lies ahead for the Tall Baller from the G. He will be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in August before going back to Asia for the World Cup. Nowitzki is excited to watch Luka Doncic play for Slovenia, and he will likely be in the Mavs meetings this summer discussing how to improve their roster.

Dirk is living his best life and that includes offering fans some advice about what not to do when meeting a tall person. Here is a closer look at his latest social media post.

Dirk Nowitzki hilariously offers fans advice on what not to do if they meet him

The seven-footer’s height can turn heads and draw some interesting questions from fans. There is one that Dirk does not want you to ask, though.

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Nowitzki met a giraffe, and he finally got to ask his least favorite question. Dirk had a chance to ask it to 7’6 Yao Ming at the FIBA World Cup draw, and it feels like a missed opportunity for the Mavs legend.

All kidding aside, fans cannot miss Dirk Nowitzki’s Hall of Fame ceremony in August. Everyone will be watching closely as it is one more time to honor the greatest Maverick in franchise history. Nowitzki already has his jersey retired in Dallas and Germany and has a statue outside the American Airlines Center. The Hall of Fame induction will be the last big one for Dirk, so be sure to tune in.

Nowitzki will be sure to thank the fans in his speech, and there will be plenty of celebrating his game and legacy in Springfield, Massachusetts on Aug. 11 and 12.

Fans will get to see plenty of Dirty this offseason, but he is enjoying some time off before a busy summer. Expect Dirk Nowitzki to be part of the Dallas Mavericks' planning this offseason. The franchise faces a massive summer where significant roster upgrades must be made around superstar Luka Doncic. Can the Mavs get it right and return to contention next season? Stay tuned to find out.

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