A Magazine by the Dirk Nowitzki Foundation

Bobby Karalla

Bobby Karalla was born and raised in Lewisville, Texas. After graduating from UT Dallas in 2013, he began working for the Mavericks on a part-time basis before covering the great game of basketball as a full-time reporter in 2015. In his spare time, he enjoys ultimate frisbee, bar trivia, and shooting fireworks.

Stories by Bobby Karalla

  • The Nowitzki Way

    The Dallas City Council unanimously approved renaming a portion of Olive Street to Nowitzki Way.
  • An International Legacy Continues

    Dirk Nowitzki has been appointed Chair of the FIBA Players Commission for the 2019-23 term.
  • Giving Back To Their Home

    Dirk and Jessica Nowitzki are this year's honorary chairs of North Texas Giving Day.
  • The Buzzer

    In his final season, Dirk was cheered by opposing fans. Bobby Karalla tells the story of how this happened.
  • The First Bucket

    Dirk Nowitzki is in his 21st season with the same team – a first in the history of the NBA. Bobby Karalla describes the very first seconds of this record season.

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