DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: BASEBALL | FOOTBALL
Refresh  
  Page last updated on Tue Sep 27 18:26:32 EDT 2016
TOP NEWS
NOWITZKI AND FOREIGN BORN PLAYERS HAVE OPTIONS
Tue, 25 Oct 2011 05:26 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas –Dallas Mavericks forward and NBA Finals MVPDirk Nowitzki said if the lockout remains in a stalemate he will have no choice but to explore playing options overseas.

Foreign born players like Nowitzki have so many more options to make money and keep there game fine tuned. The international success and popularity of  the NBA and basketabll in general has provided these players a refuge.

Nowitzki threw out the first pitch before Saturday night’s Game 3 of the World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and theTexas Ranges at Rangers Ballpark. Decked out in a blue Rangers cap and blue Rangers jersey with the No. 41 and Nowitzki on the back, the 7-footer made his second appearance to throw out the ceremonial first pitch since bringing North Texas its first NBA championship in June. Football betting lines

Nowitzki, who returned to the Dallas area a couple of weeks ago, said he’s taken time off since the end of the European Championships in early September. He plans to return home to Germany in a couple of weeks and will soon after resume his workout regiment with personal coach Holger Geschwinder. He referred to this week’s marathon labor negotiations with federal arbiter George Cohen ending with no agreement and no further meetings set as very disappointing.

“We were all hoping that with the mediator something was going to happen,” he said. “Just talks broke off, so it’s very unfortunate. We’ll see. Hopefully we can get something going here any time soon, but it doesn’t look good.” Nowitzki has had offers to play overseas, including from teams in his home country, which he has turned down. Football lines

“If there is no settlement, I’ll go back home any time soon and probably start training with my coach again and really get back in the routine,” he said. “And then you’ve got to keep your options open, maybe see what’s going on overseas.

“If the lockout still stays strong then I’ve definitely got to look into something there in January, February.”

Nowitzki was also still wearing a splint on the left middle finger that he injured in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. He said he took a ball off the finger during the European championships and that it was “sagging.” He said he did not need surgery and he will wear the splint for a few more weeks.Nowitzki had a blast throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 3 of the World Series, firing a low fastball into the glove of the Rangers captain Michael Young.”I looked him off twice, spat, spat; I had to spit,”

Nowitzki said, smiling, when watching a replay of himself on “We’ve been here for a long time”, the television broadcast. He’s (Young) trying to win the whole thing like I did, and finally I reached my dream,” Nowitzki said. “So, hopefully he can do the same thing this year.”


Sponsored Links

Download Printable Schedules
Now you can download and print schedules for each sport so you can plan ahead and track your results.
UPDATED:
FOOTBALL: 8/7/2016 - 10/31/2016
BASEBALL 8/10/2016 - 10/2/2016
TOP TEN WAGERS
RK Team
1
Boston Red Sox
2
Seattle Mariners
3
Chicago Cubs
4
Kansas City Royals
5
New York Mets
09/19/2016
OtherTEST1 VS TEST200:00 AM PST
09/27/2016
MLBChicago Cubs vs Pittsburgh Pirates (Props)4:05 PM PST
MLBArizona Diamondbacks vs Washington Nationals (Props)4:05 PM PST
MLBBoston Red Sox vs New York Yankees (Props)4:05 PM PST
MLBBaltimore Orioles vs Toronto Blue Jays (Props)4:05 PM PST
MLBCleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers4:10 PM PST
MLBPhiladelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves4:10 PM PST
MLBNew York Mets vs Miami Marlins (Props)4:10 PM PST
MLBMinnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals4:15 PM PST
MLBMilwaukee Brewers vs Texas Rangers (Props)5:05 PM PST
MLBTampa Bay Rays vs Chicago White Sox5:10 PM PST
MLBSeattle Mariners vs Houston Astros (Props)5:10 PM PST
MLBCincinnati Reds vs St. Louis Cardinals5:15 PM PST
MLBOakland Athletics vs Los Angeles Angels (Props)7:05 PM PST
MLBLos Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres (Props)7:10 PM PST
MLBColorado Rockies vs San Francisco Giants (Props)7:15 PM PST
ATP - Chengdu, ChinaKRAVCHUK, K vs. WU, D9:00 PM PST
ATP - Chengdu, ChinaBAGHDATIS, M vs. CARRENO-BUSTA, P9:00 PM PST
09/28/2016
MLBSeattle Mariners vs. Houston Astros11:10 AM PST
MLBArizona Diamondbacks vs. Washington Nationals4:05 PM PST
MLBChicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates4:05 PM PST
MLBBoston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees4:05 PM PST
MLBBaltimore Orioles vs. Toronto Blue Jays4:05 PM PST
MLBNew York Mets vs. Miami Marlins4:10 PM PST
MLBPhiladelphia Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves4:10 PM PST
MLBCleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers4:10 PM PST
MLBMinnesota Twins vs. Kansas City Royals4:15 PM PST
MLBMilwaukee Brewers vs. Texas Rangers5:05 PM PST
MLBTampa Bay Rays vs. Chicago White Sox5:10 PM PST
MLBCincinnati Reds vs St. Louis Cardinals5:15 PM PST
MLBOakland Athletics vs. Los Angeles Angels7:05 PM PST
MLBLos Angeles Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres7:10 PM PST
MLBColorado Rockies vs. San Francisco Giants7:15 PM PST
09/29/2016
College FootballConnecticut vs Houston5:00 PM PST
NFLMiami Dolphins vs Cincinnati Bengals5:25 PM PST
College FootballKansas vs Texas Tech5:30 PM PST
09/30/2016
College FootballStanford vs Washington6:00 PM PST
College FootballToledo vs BYU7:15 PM PST
10/02/2016
NFLIndianapolis Colts vs Jacksonville Jaguars06:30 AM PST
NFLBuffalo Bills vs New England Patriots10:00 AM PST
NFLCleveland Browns vs Washington Redskins10:00 AM PST
NFLDetroit Lions vs Chicago Bears10:00 AM PST
NFLTennessee Titans vs Houston Texans10:00 AM PST
NFLCarolina Panthers vs Atlanta Falcons10:00 AM PST
NFLOakland Raiders vs Baltimore Ravens10:00 AM PST
NFLSeattle Seahawks vs New York Jets10:00 AM PST
NFLDenver Broncos vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers1:05 PM PST
NFLNew Orleans Saints vs San Diego Chargers1:25 PM PST
NFLDallas Cowboys vs San Francisco 49ers1:25 PM PST
NFLLos Angeles Rams vs Arizona Cardinals1:25 PM PST
NFLKansas City Chiefs vs Pittsburgh Steelers5:30 PM PST
10/03/2016
NFLNew York Giants vs Minnesota Vikings5:30 PM PST

x