|Date of Birth||6/19/1978|
|Height, Weight||7'0", 245 lbs|
|Drafted||1998 - Rd 1|
Nowitzki had three points (1-3 FG, 1-2 3Pt), two rebounds, and one assist in seven minutes during Sunday's 119-114 loss to the Warriors.
Nowitzki has seen single-digit minutes in six of his 13 appearances. The 40-year-old veteran has even been held scoreless twice, including during Friday's win over the Timberwolves.
Nowitzki (illness) is available Friday against the Timberwolves, Dwain Price of the Mavericks' official site reports.
The veteran missed Wednesday's game due to an illness, but he'll be able to take the floor Friday. He's averaging 3.9 points and 1.5 rebounds across 9.9 minutes.
Nowitzki is probable for Friday's game in Minnesota, Brad Townsend of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Nowitzki was sidelined for Wednesday's game against the Suns due to an illness, but it looks like the veteran will be back in action Friday. Expect Nowitzki to play his usual limited role off the bench in Minnesota.
Nowitzki (illness) will not play in Wednesday's game against the Suns, Brad Townsend of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Nowitzki was doubtful to play after coming down with some sort of respiratory infection and now he has been officially ruled out. His next opportunity to play will be Friday against the Timberwolves and he should be considered questionable for that.
Nowitzki is not expected to play Wednesday against Phoenix due to an illness.
Nowitzki was expected to play as of Tuesday night, but he popped up on the morning injury report and will likely be held out as the Mavs try to bounce back from a loss to the Lakers. In that contest, Nowitzki played 13 minutes and finished with two points, two rebounds and two assists. In his absence, Dwight Powell and Maxi Kleber could each pick up a few extra minutes.