Nothing shocking about this news.
Dirk has been named Western Conference Player of the Week.
Nowitzki averaged 32.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.0 steals in helping Dallas to a 4-0 week.Those numbers are fantastic, particularly since they inlcude his 11 point game vs Portland in which he only played 25 minutes.
Nowitzki averaged 39.6 points and 10 rebounds in the other three games this week.
It is his second player of the week award this season.