Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks got what they wanted in the first two games of the 2011 NBA Finals. The Mavs are heading back to Dallas after splitting the first two games on the road.
Dallas has now stolen home-court advantage away from the Heat, and a big thanks should go out to Nowitzki, who had the game-winning shot in Game 2.
The series, and the momentum, now shifts into Dallas' favor. This may finally be the breaking point for Dallas and it may be the end for a historic Miami title run.
Here are some reasons why Dirk and the Mavs finish the job.