This is part of NBA Europe Live Tour, which is now in its sixth year. NBA teams travel to the continent of Europe to play a series of preseason games against the Euroleagues top talent.
Dirk told Euroleage.net, “This is like a dream come true. To play in front of a home crowd with my friends and family present and to be able to showcase my country to my teammates will be an unforgettable experience. I look forward to a great atmosphere in Berlin.”
In case you wanted to fly to Germany and attend the game, Tickets will go on sale at the end of the week.
We are thrilled to be welcoming the Dallas Mavericks to Germany as part of the NBA Europe Live Tour presented by BBVA,” said Benjamin Morel, Senior Vice President, NBA Europe. “Fans will be able to show their appreciation for local hero Dirk Nowitzki as he plays before a home crowd for the first time with the Mavericks. Thanks to our longstanding collaboration with Euroleague Basketball and with the support of BBVA and all of our partners, fans can look forward to an electrifying game.”
You can read more details about the game and the NBA Europe Live Tour HERE.