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Nowitzki continues to expand his game

The quest to learn basketball's unblockable shot

Updated: October 19, 2009, 10:33 AM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- None of Dirk Nowitzki's franchise-record 19,084 points have come on a baby sky hook.

But Nowitzki sure looked comfortable with that shot when he softly dropped one in on the opening possession of the second half in the Dallas Mavericks' otherwise forgettable preseason win Saturday night over the LeBron-and-Shaqless Cleveland Cavaliers. As if the eight-time All-Star weren't difficult enough to defend, he's added to his offensive arsenal.

New teammate Drew Gooden ...

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