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Per DallasBasketball.com, Dirk Nowitzki is considering to take over an ownership role in the Dallas Mavericks next season.

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The legendary German power forward/center retired on Wednesday (10/04) and will now decide what the next step will be in his great career.

According to the report, there is the possibility Nowitzki will have an ownership role in the Mavs and the club’s owner, Marc Cuban, is excited about it.

“I’ll have that conversation with Dirk sometime in the near future. There are a lot of things involved to make it all work. But it would be awesome!,” Cuban told DallasBasketball.com.

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