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Dirk Nowitzki (sore Left Ankle) Expects to Play Wednesday

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Dirk Nowitzki (sore Left Ankle) Expects to Play Wednesday
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Dirk Nowitzki has twisted and sprained his ankles dozens of times. But what happened Sunday night in Portland was different. He said he came down funny after jumping for a rebound in the second quarter. The ankle stiffened up at halftime, when he had it re-taped. He was ineffective in the third quarter, then sat out the entire fourth quarter.

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