Dirk Nowitzki is the 2011 NBA Finals MVP.
Nowitzki had a fantastic Finals to cap off a fantastic 2011 postseason.
Throughout the series, many media types looked to constantly convince anyone who would listen about the greatness of the Miami Heat and how they were, at any moment, going to take control of the Finals.
It never happened.
One of the reasons that never happened was LeBron James' sub-standard performance.
What we ended up seeing in this series was the complete and total contrast between Dirk Nowitzki and LeBron James.
In many ways, Dirk is the Anti-LeBron
Let's look at several ways how Dirk Nowitzki is the polar opposite to LeBron James.