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Dirk Nowitzki gets very different response than Victor Oladipo did about training

Dirk Nowitzki

Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) celebrates after making a three point shot against the Indiana Pacers during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 109-103. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)


The Pacers’ season ended at 3:52 p.m. Sunday.

Just 17 minutes later, Victor Oladipo reached out to his trainer to “take it to another level:"

What a great example of Oladipo’s determination. He has built himself into a star.

And then there’s 39-year-old Dirk Nowitzki.

The Mavericks season ended April 11. Twenty days later he reached out to his trainer with the same question as Oladipo: “When do we start?”

The response: