Dirk Werner Nowitzki from Würzburg Germany and his team The Dallas Mavericks won their long-awaited first NBA title. Beating Miami Heat 105-95 on their home court in Game 6 of the NBA finals. The German scored 21 points and sealed the win with 2:27 left, hitting a jumper near the Miami bench to put Dallas up 99-89.
Dirk Nowitzki has been named Most Valuable Player of the NBA finals for his huge role in leading the Dallas Mavericks to their first championship. “This is unbelievable, we are a resilient bunch. This team has come back from huge deficits all season long.” he said.