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Dirk Nowitzki Net Worth

German famous NBA player Dirk Nowitzki net worth of $120 million whereas his contract salary has been revised to $25.9 million for 2017.  Find out his wife name to biography.  He plays power forward since 1998 for Dallas Mavericks. Dirk Nowitzki will also sometimes play small forward and center. This outstanding performing basketball player was voted NBA MVP and he was the first European player to receive this honor in the year 2007. He also takes the credit of being All-Star for 11 times since.

Dirk Nowitzki

Name Dirk Werner Nowitz
Net Worth $120 Million 
Yearly Salary $25.9 Million
Source of Income Basketball player
Birth Date June 19, 1978
Birth Place Würzburg, Germany
Parents Jorg Werner and Helga Nowitzki
Height 2.13 m
Weight 244 lb
Wife Jessica Olsson

Dirk Nowitzki was born in 1978. He was born in Wurzburg in West Germany. Dirk Nowitzki is 7’ 0” tall. He is married to Jessica Olsson and the couple has one child.To say, he was motivated and encouraged by his parents, who were also basketball players.  Dirk Nowitzki first played for Roentgen Gymnasium Club. He also played for DJK Wurzburg basketball club.  His talent to play center or small forward has led him to achieve 12 consecutive NBA Playoffs from 2001 to 2012. He also achieved a championship in 2011. Dirk Nowitzki was the first non-American to win Naismith Legacy Award in the year 2012.

Dirk Nowitzki is considered to be one of the successful and very popular basketball players. He is currently playing in NBA, for Dallas Mavericks, which is in fact increasing his overall net worth. Dirk Nowitzki has played in the FIBA World Championships in 2002. He was a part of German National basketball team in this sports and the team won bronze medal. In the year 2005, he was playing for the team EuroBasket and it won silver medal.  With many other achievements to follow, Dirk Nowitzki was named as the Mister Europa European Player in 2005 by Italian Sports magazine, Superbasket.  

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