At the retirement ceremony, Lone Ranger officially invited a large number of legendary players: Buckley, Schramf, Pippen, Bird and other players, including his former teammates Terry, Howard, Marion, Finley and other players to attend. After everyone addressed him, Dirk personally said, I enjoyed the last home game. He personally admitted his retirement.
This is Dirks 21st season. He is also the first player in history to play for the same team for 21 years. In this season, Dirk played 50 games, averaging 7.1 points, 3 rebounds and 0.7 assists. In todays last home game, Dirk cut 30 points.
Since joining Dallas in the 9th place in 1998, Dirk has been selected as an All-Star 14 times, the first team in the NBA 4 times, the second team 5 times and the third team 3 times. In the 2006-07 season, Dirk was elected MVP. In the 2010-11 season, Dirk led the Lone Rover to win the championship for the first time, and he also won the final MVP.
In his final speech, Kuban, the lone ranger owner, said that he would give Dirk a tenure position and retired jersey, and that he would be given the biggest sculpture, thanking him for everything he has done for the team.