Nowitzki, Stackhouse Named Players of the Week
Posted Nov 11 2002 2:59PM
Stack led Wizards to 3-1 record last week, Nowitzki's Mavs were 4-0
NEW YORK, November 11 – Washington’s Jerry Stackhouse and Dallas’ Dirk Nowitzki today were named the Eastern Conference and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 4 through Sunday, Nov. 10.
Nowitzki averaged 21.8 points, 11.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.50 blocks in leading the Mavericks to a 4-0 record for the week as Dallas (6-0) remains the only undefeated team in the NBA.
Here is a closer look at the week for Stackhouse and Nowitzki:
Other nominees for Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week were Chicago’s Jay Williams, Detroit’s Richard Hamilton, Golden State’s Jason Richardson, Houston’s Steve Francis, Indiana’s Brad Miller and Jermaine O’Neal, New Jersey’s Jason Kidd, New Orleans’ Baron Davis and Jamal Mashburn, Orlando’s Grant Hill and Tracy McGrady, Philadelphia’s Allen Iverson and Seattle’s Gary Payton.