No matter what Dirk Nowitzki does, the media will find a way to shift the focus on him since he is the best player on the Dallas Mavericks.
There is no one to blame; the man finally got his ring and the Bill Russell Finals MVP to boot.
However, it is well known that Dirk couldn't have done it without his supporting cast.
The Dallas Mavericks are the deepest team in the NBA. The team consists of many veterans entering the back ends of their career but still have enough left in the tank to contribute consistently. This includes Dirk himself.
Some of these veterans, like Jason Kidd and Shawn Marion, were studs in their own right when they were in their prime.
This slideshow shines light on other contributors that deserve it.