VIDEO: Nowitzki passes Havlicek
Welcome to Throwback Thursday here on the All Ball Blog. Each week, we’ll delve into the NBA’s photo archives and uncover a topic and some great images from way back when. Hit us up here if you have suggestions for a future TBT on All Ball. Suggestions are always welcome!
Today’s TBT topic: Dirk Nowitzki
Dirk Nowitzki passed Boston Celtics legend and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductee John Havlicek for 12th on the all-time scoring list last night after he scored 31 points against the Utah Jazz.
Nowitzki now has 26,426 points in his career and trails Moses Malone by only 983 points for seventh on the all-time list, which would move him past Dominique Wilkins, Oscar Robertson, Hakeem Olajuwon and Elvin Hayes.
This Throwback Thursday, we look back at the incredible career of Dirk Nowitzki:
(NOTE: Click the “caption” icon below the photo for details about each moment.)
Gallery: Throwback Thursday: Dirk Nowitzki
What’s your favorite Dirk Nowitzki moment? Leave your comments below!