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NBA Free Agents 2010: Why Dirk Nowitzki Needs to Leave the Mavs

Although it’s highly unlikely Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban will allow Dirk Nowitzki to bolt for greener pastures in the NBA, let’s take a quick look at five reasons why he SHOULD leave the Mavs.

With the latest news hitting the waves concerning Nowitzki and his last-second change of plans stop in New York to visit with lifelong friend Steve Nash, many people in Dallas are more than concerned about the future of the Mavericks.

Most Dallas insiders insist that the team’s No. 1 priority is to re-sign Nowitzki—and the contract is believed to be worth up to $96 million for four years, along with including a no-trade clause.

But until Nowitzki inks a new contract with the Mavericks, Dallas fans will absolutely be on edge.

Should they be?

With Cuban returning to Dallas from LA on Thursday evening after taking part as a cameo in HBO’s “Entourage,” it’s now back to basketball business for the Mavericks owner.

However, here are five reasons Cuban should be worried—and five reasons why All-Star Nowitzki should consider leaving Dallas.

Let’s begin…

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