Basketball: Dirk Nowitzki reduces his fees to help Dallas

(AGI) Dallas, Texas, July 4 - Dirk Nowitzki reduced his fees tohelp the Dallas Mavericks recruit another star player. The36-year-old German pivot, who has earned about 200 milliondollars since he began his career and almost 23 million dollarsin the last season, intends to sign a new three-year contractfor about 30 million dollars (roughly 22 million euros). His"sacrifice" is expected to help the Texan quintet go on asuccessful shopping spree: the favourites are Carmelo Anthony,Pau Gasol and LeBron James. . .

(AGI) Dallas, Texas, July 4 - Dirk Nowitzki reduced his fees tohelp the Dallas Mavericks recruit another star player. The36-year-old German pivot, who has earned about 200 milliondollars since he began his career and almost 23 million dollarsin the last season, intends to sign a new three-year contractfor about 30 million dollars (roughly 22 million euros). His"sacrifice" is expected to help the Texan quintet go on asuccessful shopping spree: the favourites are Carmelo Anthony,Pau Gasol and LeBron James. . .