The Gasol brothers led Spain into the quarterfinals of the European Championship, while Dirk Nowitzki kept Germany's hopes alive. With slots at next year's Olympics in London also at stake, Nowitzki's four free throws in the final 19 seconds kept...
Lithuania (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki came through for Germany with his team on the brink of elimination.
Nowitzki made four free throws in the last 19 seconds, leading Germany past Turkey 73-67 Friday at the European Championship.
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Tell us With his team on the brink of elimination, Dirk Nowitzki delivered for Germany. The Dallas Mavericks star made four free throws in the last 19 seconds, helping Germany beat Turkey 73-67 at the European Championship in Vilnius, Lithuania...
Pau and Marc Gasol combined for 46 points and 18 rebounds Friday to help Spain rout Serbia 84-59 and advance to the quarterfinals of the European Championship. The brothers dominated in the paint, scoring 42 of their points from close range.
Lithuania (AP) — After an off night by Dirk Nowitzki, Germany is out of the European Championship. And that means the NBA finals MVP will not be at next year's Olympics.
Nowitzki's poor shooting doomed his country to an 84-75 loss...
International Herald Tribune
Liberty With Dirk Nowitzki having an off night, Germany fell short against Lithuania. Germany needed to win by 11 to advance, but the Dallas Mavericks star had a poor shooting night and Germany never came close. Lithuania won 84-75 on Sunday to go...