The 14-time All-Star recently passed John Stockton for third all time in games played with 1,505. With this bucket, @swish41 moves to No. 6 on the #NBA all-time scoring list! #MFFL pic.twitter.com/4yYHgr1vRt— NBA (@NBA) March 19, 2019The accomplishment came in front of a home crowd at the American Airlines Center.Nowitzki now trails only Michael Jordan (32,292), LeBron James (32,439), Kobe Bryant (33,643), Karl Malone (36,928) and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387). Related News Dirk Nowitzki continues to etch his name into the history books in what is rumored to be his final season.The 40-year-old big man has now passed NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain to become the league’s sixth all-time leading scorer. Nowitzki accomplished the feat Monday against the Pelicans when he netted his 31,420 career point. Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki drawing big numbers for final home game Nowitzki has not ruled out playing next season, but is expected to hang up his jersey at the end of 2018-19.He has received tributes at numerous road games in his record 21st NBA season.