21 years playing for the same team: this is a first in the history of the league. Dirk's role may have changed, but he remained just as vital for the Mavericks. Bobby Karalla of mavs.com with a clairvoyant guest contribution from inside the team – before the season started.
In his life, Moritz Wagner has often been compared to Dirk. Then he entered the big stage himself. Before he did, he told FORTYONE of a lost photo, a trip to Detroit and about what all this has to do with Dirk.