Dirk Nowitzki says he's decided that the ongoing NBA lockout would have to bleed into November before he considers signing with a team in a foreign league.
Without Tony Parker and Joakim Noah, France was no match for Pau Gasol's Spain at the European basketball championship.
Dirk Nowitzki made four free throws in the last 19 seconds, leading Germany past Turkey 73-67 Friday at the European Championship.
Brothers Marc and Pau Gasol combined for 43 points to lead defending champion Spain past Germany 77-68 Wednesday at the European basketball championship.
France rallied with a big fourth quarter despite playing without Tony Parker to defeat Italy 91-84 on Sunday and advance to the second round of the European basketball championship.
Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol scored 29 points to help defending champion Spain beat Poland 83-78 in its opening match at the European Championship.
Germany will be without Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki at next month's European Championship in Poland.
Spain beat defending champion Greece and Russia defeated Lithuania on Saturday to reach the final of the European basketball championship on Sunday.
Dirk Nowitzki had 15 points and 10 rebounds to lead Germany over Italy 67-58 and into the quarterfinals of the European Basketball Championship.
Tony Parker scored 23 points and France defeated Germany 78-66 Saturday, moving closer to a berth in the quarterfinals of the European basketball championship.
Marc Stein catches up with NBA MVP Dirk Nowitzki, who spent weeks in Australia, grew a full beard and got away from the game this summer.
Dirk Nowitzki had 27 points to lead Germany to an 81-70 win over Japan on Friday night.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 18 points to lead Germany to a 76-75 win over Brazil.
Tariq Abdul-Wahad of the Dallas Mavericks scored 16 points to lead France to an 85-52 victory over Italy on Saturday at the European Basketball Championships.