Basketball-Oldie Dirk Nowitzki has decided with the Dallas Mavericks, the German duel against Dennis Schröder and the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Texans won against the favoured guests after a final sprint with 105:103 and picked up the second victory in the last three Games. On new year’s day, it comes to the second meeting between the Teams in Oklahoma City.
OKC led two minutes from the end with a six-point lead (101:95), but the German national player Maxi adhesive initiated with a defensive rebound 34 seconds before the end of the turn in favour of Dallas before Dennis Smith Jr. the Mavs with 104:103 in the lead.
Dennis Schröder reached with 19 points, most of the counters of the three Germans on the field. Glue, to the stand once again in the starting lineup to the Mavericks, contributed in nearly 29 minutes of playing time with three points and seven Rebounds. Nowitzki played a good ten minutes and scored six points and three Rebounds. OKCs Paul George had 36 points, the top scorer of the match.
OKC remains with 22 Wins and 13 defeats, Second in the Northwest Division. With 17 Victories and 18 defeats, the Mavs occupy only the fourth place in the Southwest Division. Dallas needs more wins to the Play-offs.
The Los Angeles Lakers LeBron James (groin strain), meanwhile, for the first time after the injury of Superstar at the 2. Christmas day is a victory. Against the Sacramento Kings, the Lakers won with 121:114, the two German Rookies Moritz Wagner and Isaac Bonga.