The Dallas Mavericks and 40-year-old Dirk Nowitzki have mutually agreed to decline his $5 million player option. However, Nowitzki and the Mavs are planning to negotiate a new contract in July.
In his 20-year career all with the Mavericks, Nowitzki averaged 21.2 points, 7.7 rebounds, and 2.5 assists. He is a 13x All-Star, 1x MVP, NBA Finals Champion, and has made All-NBA Teams 12 times. He’s made a total of $246,646,362 in contracts from Dallas.