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Dwyane Wade finishes over Dirk Nowitzki video

Posted on: June 12, 2011 10:18 pm
Video of Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade finishing over Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki in Game 6 of the 2011 NBA Finals. Posted by Ben Golliver.

During the fourth quarter of Game 6 of the 2011 NBA Finals, Miami Heat guard rose up as he has often in this series, finishing a two-hand basket near the rim over Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki.

Wade cut back door from the right corner, collecting a pass from Heat guard Mario Chalmers. Wade collected and rose without hestitation, as Nowitzki came from the weakside to contest a dunk attempt. The two collided but Wade was able to finish the play without dunking, laying the ball up and in with both hands.

Nowitzki was called for a foul on the play but Wade missed his free throw. Wade's basket cut Dallas' lead to 81-76 with 11:15 remaining in the game. The Mavericks are one quarter away from winning their first franchise title, leading the series 3-2.

Here's video of Wade finishing over Nowitzki.

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