7-foot-0, 245 pounds
DOB: June 19, 1978
From: Wurzburg, Germany
12th NBA season ... 9th NBA All-Star Game
Continues to be the epitome of a franchise player in Dallas ... Will be playing in his ninth straight NBA All-Star Game ... Among league leaders in several categories, including field goals and field goal attempts, free throws and free-throw percentage, points and points per game ... Mavericks' all-time leader in points, rebounds , 3-pointers, 3-point attempts, free throws and free-throw attempts ... Named MVP of the 2006-07 NBA season after being the only player in the league to shoot 50 percent from the field, 40 percent from 3-point range and 90 percent from the foul line ... Named Second Team All-NBA in 2007-08 and is one of three players (Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan) to be named to an All-NBA Team in each of the past nine seasons ... Second Maverick and first European to start an All-Star Game (2007) ... In 2004-05, became the first European player (born and raised) to be named First Team All-NBA ... Also became the first player who did not attend a U.S. high school or university to achieve the honor ... First Team All-NBA (2004-05, 2005-06, 2006-07, 2008-09) ... Second Team All-NBA (2001-02, 2002-03, 2007-08) ... Third Team All-NBA (2000-01, 2003-04) ... Drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1st round (9th pick, 9th overall) of the 1998 NBA draft. Traded by the Milwaukee Bucks with Pat Garrity to the Dallas Mavericks for Robert Traylor.