Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki ’embarrassed’ on getting a street named after him - 06-16


When Dirk Nowitzki decided to retire at the end of the 2018-19 season, one of the things that the city of Dallas decided to do to show their appreciation was to rename Olive Street — one of the streets near American Airlines Center — into Nowitzki Way. However, the Mavs icon wasn’t really a fan of the decision.