Article Photos: Nowitzki returns from knee surgery against Spurs 2/2

Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki, left, of Germany, drives around San Antonio Spurs' Boris Diaw, of France, during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 129-91. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)