Craziest DNPs in NBA history

Dirk Nowitzki

Before a 2001-2002 regular season game against the Wizards, Dirk Nowitzki was putting on his shoes. He stomped his left foot before tying the shoe to make sure it was on properly and ended up straining his tendon, missing the game. Not something you’d expect from a player who was in his mid-20s at the time