The Best Playoff Shooting Performance Ever?


The stats are eye-popping.  In the Three Point Line Era, there have been precious few shooting performances like the one Dirk Nowitzki has put on in 2011.  As you can see, Dirk’s shooting percentages are middle of the road in the elite group below.  But most of these have been bursts of brilliance.  There is only one other who has sustained this kind of performance.  If Nowitzki can sustain this play through another series, it might very well go down as the best Playoff shooting performance ever.

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One Response to “The Best Playoff Shooting Performance Ever?”

  1. Heat Defense Did Really Well Against Dirk « Double Dribble Says:

    […] MVP trophy, Dirk Nowitzki was seriously rattled by Miami’s defense.  Prior to the Finals, Dirk was on pace for the most impressive shooting performance in Playoff history.  The Heat defense did a number on him.  Over just six of the 21 total games played by Dirk, his […]

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